Bar Admissions: New York 1980 Southern District of New York 1980 Eastern District of... more
Bar Admissions: New York 1980 Southern District of New York 1980 Eastern District of New York 1980 Second Circuit Court of Appeals 1990 Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals 2000 United States Supreme Court 1994 Assistant Attorney General, Bureau of Consumer Frauds and Protection 1980-84 Senior Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society, Civil Division 1984-89 Private Practice s... view profile
Athina K. Powers is a California Attorney and Fraud Examiner, former lawyer of the... more
Athina K. Powers is a California Attorney and Fraud Examiner, former lawyer of the Supreme Court of Greece and the Court of Justice in Brussels, and the founder of Karamanlis Powers Law Offices. For over 30 years, Athina K. Powers has successfully represented clients in cases ranging from finance and economics to white collar crime and fraud investigations, as a(n): 1. Economist2. Attorney of t... view profile
Unpaid bills? Settled a debt, but collectors are STILL calling you? Identity theft... more
Unpaid bills? Settled a debt, but collectors are STILL calling you? Identity theft victim? Debt collectors must treat consumers truthfully, fairly, and with dignity and respect. If they don't, consumers have the right to sue for damages. I defend consumers against debt collection and sue debt collectors in cases of abuse, deception, harassment, and threats, including harassing phone calls and f... view profile
If you discover your credit card was used to buy things without your knowledge or consent, you may benefit from the services of a credit card fraud attorney. Since credit card fraudsters are often very sneaky, it can be difficult to know when your card is being misused. Usually you are responsible for only $50 of the purchases made before you report your card lost or stolen. After you report the card lost or stolen, credit card fraud laws apply and you are not responsible for any more losses. If your credit card company wants you to pay for stolen card charges, a credit card fraud lawyer can help you.