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Richard James Reister

Richard James Reister

also known as Rich Reister

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

Are you considering filing for bankruptcy and wondering where you can turn to receive the help you need at this time? Bankruptcy is a serious issue and can result in life-altering and extensive complications and ramifications. It is at just such a time that you need to take action and procure the representation of a lawyer who has a thorough understanding of the bankruptcy process and who is ready to support you today. You may agree, yet be wondering where you should even begin to search for the right attorney. You can breathe more easily now, because you have come to the right place! At Reister Law Firm, a Dallas bankruptcy lawyer can provide you with the help and support your case requires. Attorney Rich Reister received his Bachelor of Science degree at Texas A&M University. From there, he went on to obtain his law degree from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. While he was in law school he received the honor of being the President of the American Bar Association/Law School Division. He gained invaluable experience in law working for an attorney in the Dallas area. He has a thorough understanding of the bankruptcy process and is well equipped to take on your case and support you today. Having assisted more than 1000 clients, Attorney Reister knows how to effectively and efficiently fight for you and the outcome that is in your best interests. He can assist you in working through Chapter 7, Chapter 13, or the alternatives to bankruptcy. He has experience with all kinds of debt relief options and can help you understand the benefit of making loan modifications. Whatever the details of your case may be, you need to know that Attorney Reister is prepared to fight for you! Contact this law office without delay.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Russian, Ukrainian, Hebrew

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 100%
    11 years, 1.1 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Christine Mary Magee

    Mr. Reister continually strives to be the best bankruptcy attorney in the DFW area and always manages to exceed his clients expectations. He offers a smooth process with individualized attention that just cannot be matched.

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    Christine Magee Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Leonid Murashkovskiy

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Leonid Murashkovskiy Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Reister Law Firm

14001 Dallas Parkway
Suite 1230
Dallas, TX, 75240

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200408/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Distinguished Student AwardAmerican Bar Association2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Bankruptcy AttorneyLaw Offices of Rich Reister2004 - Present
Law ClerkPetroff & Associates2004 - 2004
Student AttorneySixty Plus Elderlaw Clinic2003 - 2004
Law ClerkEric D. Fein & Associates1995 - 2001

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Dallas Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMember2010 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysActive Member2006 - Present
Dallas Association of Young LawyersActive Member2004 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2001 - 2006

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Bankruptcy of John SmithSuccessful Discharge of Debts in Bankruptcy

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Lead Maverick DirectoryLaw Offices of Rich Reister sees surge in Chapter 7 Filings2007
Lead Maverick DirectoryIs Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Still An Option?2007

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Texas A&M UniversityBiologyBachelor of Science2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Dallas Bar AssociationHow to Pass the Bankruptcy Means Test2013
Synaplex at Temple ShalomEstate Planning - Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail2008
The Efficient Business - PodcastBankruptcy2007
Presentation on Estate Planning to City of DecaturWhy you should have a Will2007
Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail - RockwallEstate Planning2006