Thomas A McAvity

Thomas A McAvity

Bankruptcy Attorney
Portland, OR




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350 questions answered.

About Me

  I’ve been a consumer bankruptcy lawyer since 2000, helping people get out of debt in both Washington and Oregon. I am the managing attorney of Northwest Debt Relief Law Firm. We have bankruptcy law offices in both Vancouver, Tacoma and Seattle, Washington and in both Portland and Salem, Oregon. In addition to our Bankruptcy practice, our firm also sues collections agencies for violations of...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Fixed (Always)

Client Reviews

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Great Service and Explanation of the legal process

Posted by: Patty almost 4 years ago.

Thomas made this difficult process much easier. He explained everything in detail and what would be expected of me. He was very knowledgable and I...

Compassionate and experienced consumer bankruptcy attorney

Posted by: Richard over 3 years ago.

Mr. McAvity worked for my law firm on two separate tenures. He was knowledgeable, efficient, and compassionate toward clients. I strongly recommend him.
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Hovanes Margarian
Hovanes Margarian

Glendale, CA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Daniel Tam
Daniel Tam

Miami Beach, FL

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. It is clear by reading the answers in the AVVO community that this lawyer is a top notch attorney who is highly respected in...
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2000 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/21/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2003 – 2005

Macey & Aleman,P.C./Legal Helpers, P.C.


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2000 Juris Doctoris in Law

Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law School


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2014 Certificate of Completion

Joshua Cohen, Student Loan Law Bootcamp


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2009- present Member

Better Business Bureau

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2012 Blog Articles

Northwest Debt Relief Law Firm

Speaking Engagements

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2002 Land Lord Tenant Issues

at Meeting of Residential Landlords