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Alfred M. Abel

About me

For over twenty-five years, the law firm of Alfred M. Abel, Esq. has been a trusted legal advisor and advocate for individuals, families, and businesses throughout the five county region of Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs. If you have a legal problem, that's a depth of experience you want on your side.


Our goal is to solve your problem. We provide practical, timely, cost-effective legal advice to our clients to get a good result. We can suggest innovative approaches to the problems affecting our individual, family, business, and corporate clients.

You will find us open and accessible, and will benefit from progressive thinking and a creative approach to client service. We provide the best of skill, teamwork, and service. You will get a common sense approach that will deliver the maximum benefit. We will effectively negotiate, settle or litigate based on your instructions. Many of our clients have come to us from referrals, or from seeing the result we got for one of our clients. Feel free to contact us today for further information about how we can benefit you or your organization.


We serve Philadelphia, Montgomery, Bucks, Delaware and Chester Counties.


Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy: 40%
    35 years, 750 cases
  2. Litigation: 20%
    35 years, 500 cases
  3. Car Accident: 20%
    35 years, 500 cases
  4. Business: 20%
    35 years, 500 cases



Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

600 W. Germantown Pike
Suite 400
Plymouth Meeting, PA, 19462-1046

Alfred Abel Law Offices

801 Old York Rd.
Suite 313
Jenkintown, PA, 19046-1611

Alfred Abel Law Offices

2 Penn Center
JFK Blvd.
Philadelphia, Pa, PA, 19102-1721



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerAlfred Abel Law Offices1985 - Present
Pro Bono LawyerPhiladelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts1995 - 2013
AssociateLaw Offices of Marvin Barish, Esq.1982 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
Montgomery Bar AssociationChair, Bankruptcy and Creditors rights committee2014 - Present
Montgomery Bar AssociationVice-Chair, Joint Liaison Committee for Lawyers and Accountants2010 - Present
Montgomery Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/A1981 - Present
Montgomery County Bar AssociationJudiciary Committee2011 - 2012
Montgomery Bar Association, Bankruptcy-Creditors and Debtors Rights CommitteePast Vice-Chair2008 - 2009
Montgomery Bar Association, Bankruptcy-Creditors and Debtors Rights CommitteePast Chair2007 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Recovery of MoneyObtained $25,000 for client
Business BankruptcyFresh start for business owner
Pennsylvania Car Accident CaseObtained all insurance available for client
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of New HampshireLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of MassachusettsMedia StudiesMA - Masters1977
Hofstra UniversityCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Continuing Education SeminarBankruptcy - Issues in Divorce2014
CLE Course: attorney's considering new practice areasMBA 101 Series: Representing Chapter 7 or 13 Clients2014
Impact of Bankruptcy on collections and FDCPACollection2013
Collection law and the impact of bankruptcyCollection and Bankruptcy Law2011
Collecting JudgmentsFair Debt collection Practices Act2011
Basic Bankruptcy for General Practice LawyersBasic Bankruptcy2011
Pennsylvania Bar Association CLE CourseFair Debt Collection Practices Act and Basic Bankruptcy Procedures2010
Montgomery County Bar Associaton Continuing Legal Education CourseBankruptcy Law - Exemptions2008
Montgomery County Bar Associaton Continuing Legal Education CourseBankruptcy Law - Creditors rights, Loan WorkoutsN/A