Also known as Fred W. Schwinn

Frederick William Schwinn

Frederick William Schwinn

Debt Collection Attorney
San Jose, CA




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About Me

I am a licensed attorney admitted to practice in the States of California and Kansas. I am the shareholder and owner of the Consumer Law Center, Inc. My practice is dedicated exclusively to representing consumer debtors in bankruptcy, stopping predatory and abusive consumer lending practices, and protecting consumers from illegal...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Pro Bono (20%)

Client Reviews

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Sharpest attorney in San Jose

Posted by: Paula over 3 years ago.

Fred Schwinn is very intelligent and offers excellent representation. He has represented me in more than one matter and has obtained amazing results,...

Fantastic Lawyer Best I have ever worked with

Posted by: Mary H. S. Graesser over 3 years ago.

I have to state this firm did the best job I have ever seen. They are fantastic to work with. They kept me informed. Filled me in on everything....
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Showing 2 of 21 peer endorsements

Aurora Dawn Harris
Aurora Harris

Santa Clarita, CA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Fred Schwinn is a leader in his zealous representation of clients. I heartily endorse him for his thoughtful and honest advocacy on behalf of consumers.
Javed Inam Ellahie
Javed Ellahie

San Jose, CA

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Fred is an outstanding attorney. A one of kind lawyer who understands what it takes to protect consumer debts. He has a mastery over the matters he...
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2003 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – present

Consumer Law Center, Inc.


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1997 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Washburn University School of Law


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2013 Attorney of the Year

Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto (CLSEPA)


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2004- present Member

Public Justice

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2012 Bay Area residents sue process servers for failing to deliver lawsuits

The Bay Citizen

2012 Firm targets CA homeowners with foreclosed 2nd mortgages

KGO-TV San Francisco

Speaking Engagements

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2011 "The Basics" - Bankruptcy Law

at Pro Bono Project Silicon Valley - Attorney Training Series

2010 Consumer Debt Defense

at VLSP - The Bar Association of San Francisco

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