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  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 75%
    2 years
  2. Debt Settlement: 10%
    2 years
  3. Trusts: 5%
    2 years
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 5%
    2 years
  5. Estate Planning: 5%
    2 years



Retainer (always), Free consultation (20 minutes)

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Jesse R. Sweeney

    Mark is a great attorney and very well-respected in the bankruptcy community. He is always up to date on the latest changes to the law and speaks frequently at both local and national conferences. His prior work as a Trustee provides a unique perspective for his clients and simplifies the bankruptcy process. Mark is an invaluable resource.


    Jesse Sweeney Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney
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  • John M O'Brien

    I endorse this lawyer. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community.


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Contact info

901 Tower Drive
Troy, MI, 48098


MIActive And In Good Standing199411/03/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Award For Highest AchievementDale Carnegie Institute2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyResnick and Moss, P.C., Bloomfield Hills, Michigan2013 - Present
Staff AttorneyOffice of the Chapter 13 Standing Trustee, Carl L. Bekofske, Flint, Michigan2010 - 2013
Senior Attorney - Bankruptcy ManagerPotestivo and Associates, P.C., Rochester Hills, Michigan2003 - 2010
Staff AttorneyUAW-GM Legal Services Plan, Warren, Michigan2000 - 2003
Owner - PartnerBankruptcy Lawyers, PLLC, Waterford, Michigan1994 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bankruptcy InstituteN/A2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Pilch v. Bareham, 332 Fed. Appx. 314, 2009 U.S. App. LEXIS 19415 (6th Cir. Mich. 2009)Mr. Bredow successfully defended his client's right to payment in the Bankrutpcy Court, on Appeal to the U.S. District Court, and further on appeal to the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
In re Perviz, 302 B.R. 357, 2003 Bankr. LEXIS 1647 (Bankr. N.D. Ohio 2003)Mr. Bredow was successful in mitigating the amount of damages for his client.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Central Michigan UniversityAccounting - Business AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
23rd Annual Federal Bankrutcy Association Bankruptcy Seminar - Traverse City, MichiganMortgage Issues for Borrowers, Creditors and Trustees"2011
ICLE Bankruptcy Certificate Series - Inns of St. John, Plymouth, MichiganThe Basics of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, "Representing Clients in Chapter 13 Proceedings Pre-Confirmation2010
Detroit Consumer Bankruptcy Conference - Troy, MichiganThe Only Cram-Down Left? Lien Stripping and Valuation2008
AMC Mortgage Services, Inc. Attorney Summit - Long Beach, CaliforniaThe Bankruptcy Reform Act One Year Later2007
Homecomings Financial Corporation Client Educational Seminar, San Diego, CaliforniaBankruptcy Education for Mortgage Servicers2006
DS News Five-Star Conference Attorney SummitThe Bankruptcy Reform Act2006