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Michael John Primus

Practice areas:

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

About Me

Helping Honest People Get Back On Their Feet Since 1993


I offer a free in office consultation.  Confidential counseling for those in need.


We are a debt relief agency.  We help peolple file for bankruptcy under the bankruptcy code.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 50%
    21 years
  2. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 40%
    21 years
  3. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 10%
    21 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

25 total 

  • Joan Marie Grimes

    I endorse this lawyer. Great lawyer and great guy. Go to guy for consumer bankruptcy problems whether Chapter 7 or 13. Straight forward approach to hard problems. Very organized and extensive understanding of state and bankruptcy law.

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    Joan Grimes Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    Michael is a dedicated bankruptcy professional with a thorough grasp of the law and years of experience. He is knowledgeable in both Chapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy and is caring and compassionate during an often emotionally difficult time.

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    Jeffrey Rooney Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

2950 Buskirk Ave, Suite 300
Walnut Creek, CA, 94597

511 West 3rd Street
Antioch, CA, 94509

500 Alfred Nobel Dr Ste 135
Hercules, CA, 94547

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199205/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
A+ ratingBetter Business Bureau2015
Pick of the VineGrapevine Monthly2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2014
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2013
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2012
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2011
Academic Achievement AwardCalifornia Western School of Law1991

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Michael Primus2006 - Present
AttorneyBrule & Rooney, LLP1995 - 2006
Associate AttorneyLaw Office of James Coffer1992 - 1995

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Pleasant Hill Baseball AssociationBaseball Coach - Boys Instructional, Pioneer and American2012 - Present
American Youth Soccer AssociationSoccer Coach - boys and girls2010 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2000 - Present
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy SectionMember2000 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1992 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Bankruptcy of Ryder (Oakland, CA)Published Decision - Win for Client
Bankruptcy of Hill (Oakland, CA)Published Decision - Win For Client
Bankruptcy of Frates (9th Cir. BAP 2014)Win On Appeal

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Contra Costa LawyerThe Last Minute or Late Reaffirmation2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western SOLLawLaw1992
San Diego State UnivBusiness Administrationundergraduate1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Top 9 Complications in BankruptcyCourt Dismissal and Ethical Considerations2015
Contra Costa County Bar AssociationBankruptcy Appeals - Beginner's Guide2014
Bankruptcy Litigation 101Bankruptcy Appeals2014
Nuts & Bolts of BankruptcyThe Basics of Chapter 132013
Nuts & Bolts of BankruptcyIntroduction to the Bankruptcy Code and Rules2013
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy SectionNoticing and Service of Bankruptcy Matters2013
Contra Costa County Bar AssociationChapter 7 Bankruptcy Issue Spotting, Cases and Authorities2011
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy SectionBankruptcy - Tricks of the Trade - Timesavers for Debtors Counsel2010