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John Schropp's practice focuses on consumer bankruptcy matters but includes experience in business bankruptcy, construction litigation and general business law issues.


Mr. Schropp obtained his law degree from the University of Maryland School of Law, where he received an Asper Fellowship with the chambers of The Honorable Stanley Sporkin of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. Following his graduation in 2001, Mr. Schropp served as a law clerk for The Honorable Allen Schwait of the Baltimore City Circuit Court. Mr. Schropp joined the firm of Coon & Cole, LLC where he represented business and consumer debtors before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland. Mr. Schropp also represented individuals and corporate clients before the various Circuit Courts of Maryland on issues related to foreclosures, mechanics' liens, contract disputes and commercial litigation.


Mr. Schropp was named a Rising Star in the area of consumer bankruptcy for 2011.  He has also volunteered with the Debtor Assistance Program in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland, a program designed to help those individuals without an attorney to answer legal questions about bankruptcy.


Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy: 50%
    7 years
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Business: 20%
  4. Estate Planning: 5%
  5. Real Estate: 5%

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  • Michael Wisit Siri

    John is a terrific bankruptcy lawyer and can handle any of his client's needs.


    Michael Siri Litigation Attorney
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Contact info

Yumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney, LLC

2530 Riva Road
Suite 400
Annapolis, MD, 21401


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyYumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney, LLC2009 - Present
AttorneyCoon & Cole, LLC2002 - 2009
Law Clerk to the Honorable Allen L. SchwaitBaltimore City Circuit Court2001 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
MSBA Consumer Bankruptcy SectionCouncil Member2013 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2009 - Present
Anne Arundel County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Maryland Bankruptcy Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Baltimore County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maryland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
St Mary's College of MarylandPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1993