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Juan Antonio Perez Jr.

Juan Antonio Perez Jr.

also known as Jay Perez

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About Me

Jay Perez is a partner at the law firm Perez & Perez, where he practices with his wife Cassandra.


Prior to starting his own firm, Jay served as managing attorney and regional manager for a large national firm.  He directly supervised the attorneys and staff at the firm's Indianapolis, Lafayette, Merrillville, South Bend, Elkhart, and Fort Wayne offices.  He also traveled to other firm offices nationally to assist with hiring and training of new attorneys, and the ongoing training of other attorneys and staff in areas of management, human resources, and substantive bankruptcy legal knowledge.  


Jay lives in Indianapolis with his wife Cassie and their son Alex.  During their spare time, Jay and Cassie are active at Connection Pointe Christian Church in Brownsburg and enjoy excursions to the Indianapolis Children's Museum and Indianapolis Zoo with Alex. They also enjoy attending Indianapolis Indians games.



Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas


  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 50%
    8 years, 3.5 thousand cases
  2. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 30%
    8 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  3. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 20%
    8 years, 1 thousand cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Vanessa Samano

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Perez and I attended law school together. He was always a very motivated and passionate individual. Any client would be lucky to have Mr. Perez as their advocate.


    Vanessa Samano Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • James Charles Shields

    I endorse this lawyer with no reservation. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community. Very hardworking and diligent. Consistently achieves superior results. Advice is always practical and on point. I recommend to anyone looking for an attorney who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of clients and achieving the most favorable result possible.


    James Shields Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Perez & Perez Bankruptcy

136 E. Market Street
Suite 1030
Indianapolis, IN, 46204

Perez & Perez Bankruptcy

133 N. 4th Street
Suite 409
Lafayette, IN, 47901



INActive In Good Standing200710/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Medal of ExcellenceAmerican Bankruptcy Institute2007
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPerez & Perez2013 - Present
Managing Attorney & Regional ManagerMacey Bankruptcy Law (a/d/b/a Jacoby & Meyers-Bankruptcy, LLP)2007 - Present
Summer AssociateHoeppner Wagner & Evans, LLP Merrillville, IN2005 - 2007
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2010 - Present
Indiana State Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights SectionMember2010 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Valparaiso University School of LawN/AJuris Doctor2007
American InterContinental UniversityManagementMasters in Business Administration (MBA)2004
DePaul UniversityPolitical ScienceBachelor of Arts (B.A.)2003