David Leibowitz

David Leibowitz

Bankruptcy Attorney

Chicago, IL





No Misconduct


French , Spanish

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148 questions answered.

About Me

Leibowitz Law Center/Lakelaw provides high quality legal services in financial matters to people and businesses. Our principal focus is on bankrutpcy, insolvency and mortgage foreclosure defense. We have received national recognition in these fields and are considered by Avvo to be among the best in the nation. We serve your legal needs from Chicago to Milwaukee, with offices in Waukegan,...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (25%-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($200-$600/hour), Pro Bono (5%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Cutting-edge, Caring and Responsive

Posted by: Candace about 4 years ago.

Recently, my husband unexpectedly passed away, leaving me with no extra income to cover the expenses we easily handled while together. During our 36...

Most Knowledgable

Posted by: a Chapter 7 client over 4 years ago.

After interviewing four different attorneys and studying the bankruptcy law for over one year, I knew that I had a difficult case since it involved a...
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Showing 2 of 18 peer endorsements

William Hilton Ridings Jr
William Ridings

Brentwood, MO

10 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Rick Lee Rogers
Rick Rogers

Deerfield, IL

8 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. David is one of the top bankruptcy attorneys in the country, according to Time Magazine. He's also a Bankruptcy Trustee. He...
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1974 License Status: Active And Authorized To Practice Law for the state of Illinois.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/24/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1992 – 1999

Freeborn & Peters


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1974 JD (cum laude) in

Loyola University Chicago School of Law


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2010 Liberty Bell Award

Circuit Court of Lake County Illinois


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1974- present Admitted to Practice

United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

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Showing 2 of 10 publications

2010 American Bankruptcy Institute Fraud Manual

American Bankruptcy Institute

2009 2008 Survey of Residential Mortgage Cases in Consumer Bankruptcy

Norton's Annual Survey of Bankruptcy Law

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Responding to Fraud in Bankruptcy

at Annual Spring Meeting

2010 Bankruptcy Trustees and the Constitution

at Annual Meeting

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