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In 1995 Ryan B. Stearn graduated from the University of Michigan with a bachelor's degree in biology with the intention of attending medical school. Upon graduation, however, he accepted a position with a law firm and there found his calling in life. Ryan attended Wayne State University Law School to earn his Juris Doctorate and became an attorney in 2000. Since then, Ryan has practiced law in the areas of:



Recently, Ryan has dedicated his law practice to assisting people who are struggling with debt. Whether they are current or late on payment for mortgages, credit cards or other obligations, and regardless of the type or amount of debt, Ryan personally evaluates his clients' financial situation in order to give them the best advice and counsel. Ryan has helped numerous clients restructure their debts, pay off credit cards and other debts, lower monthly mortgage payments, sell homes for less than the mortgage balance (short sales), and find bankruptcy solutions.


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Practice areas


  1. Debt Settlement: 20%
    14 years
  2. Foreclosure: 20%
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    14 years
  4. Credit Law: 20%
    14 years
  5. Debt Collection: 20%
    14 years



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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Judd S Nemiro

    A highly experienced, well-rounded and compassionate attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


    Judd Nemiro Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Brian Thomas Dailey

    Ryan Stearn is without hesitation one of the most practical and effective lawyers I have ever met. Ryan knows how to make things happen for his clients in an efficient and cost effective manner. He is an out of the box thinking lawyer. I highly recommend Ryan as you Counsel if you are looking for a lawyer to represent you in any aspect of business or consumer litigation.


    Brian Dailey Car Accidents Attorney
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Contact info

Serlin, Trivax & Stearn, PLLC

31780 Telegraph Road
Ste 120
Bingham Farms, MI, 48025


MIActive And In Good Standing200011/03/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Avvo's 2013 Client Choice AwardAvvo2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerSerlin, Trivax & Stearn, PLLC2010 - Present
Senior AttorneyThe Law Office of Ryan B. Stearn, P.C.2005 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States Court of Federal ClaimsAdmitted to Practice2013 - Present
Jewish Community CenterBoard Member2012 - Present
City of Pleasant Ridge Planning CommissionBoard Member2011 - Present
City of Pleasant Ridge DDABoard Member2011 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember2000 - Present
Western Wayne Oakland County Association of RealtorsMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Mortgage Loan ModificationLoan Modifications as low as 2% and 20% reduction in principal.
Short SalesApproved Short Sales with Waiver of Deficiency
Foreclosure ReversalImproper Sheriff's Deed Was Expunged.
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Publication nameTitleDate
NBI: Collection Law Tips and StrategiesThe Fair Debt Collection Practices Act2008
NBI: Collection Law From Start to FinishBankruptcy Reform and Its Impact on The Debtors, Creditors and The System2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of MichiganN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Real Estate Agent Short Sale UpdatesShort Sales and Their Impacts on Sellers2011
Collection Law Tips and StrategiesThe Fair Debt Collection Practices Act2008
Collection Law from Start to FinishBankruptcy Reform and Its Impact on the Debtors, Creditors and the System2008