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Jonathan Seth Leiderman

Chapter 13 bankruptcy Attorney at Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Leiderman Shelomith Alexander + Somodevilla, PLLC is a boutique bankruptcy and student loan law firm, handling both personal and corporate bankruptcy matters, including Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases, as well as state court Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors.

We represent debtors, creditors, and bankruptcy trustees in all aspects of bankruptcy cases, including litigation and appeals, handling both liquidations and reorganizations. We also represent borrowers in all aspects of student loan law, including federal, state, and private student loans.

 

Our offices are conveniently located in suburban Fort Lauderdale, and downtown Miami, Florida, and is easily accessible from anywhere in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties. We handle bankruptcy debtor cases in the Southern District of Florida, which comprises the counties of Broward, Highlands, Indian River, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie, but most often in Broward, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, and Monroe Counties. We represent creditors in bankruptcy cases throughout the entire State of Florida.  We practice student loan law throughout the entire State of Florida.

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Licensed for 28 years
State FL
Status Member in Good Standing
Acquired 1994
Updated 11/23/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Jonathan

Leiderman Shelomith Alexander + Somodevilla, PLLC
2699 Stirling Road, Suite C401
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33312-6598

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Posted by Maria | February 18, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Chapter 7
Very professional to work with. He explained to me all the steps to be taken and followed. He made my bankruptcy progress very easy. He is extremely polite and a very caring person. I highly recommend him for any of your legal issues. Always grateful , thank you

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 275-425 per hour
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

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AVVO RATING 9.2 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney
  • Leiderman Shelomith, P.A.
  • 2003 - Present
  • Commercial Litigation Attorney
  • Markowitz, Ringel, Trusty & Hartog, P.A.
  • 1994 - 2003
  • Law Clerk
  • Honorable Alan L. Postman, former Circuit Court Judge in Miami-Dade County
  • 1992 - 1992

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1994
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • 1991

Associations

  • Professional Social Networking of Fort Lauderdale
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Florida Lawyers Network - West Broward Chapter
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Florida Bar
  • Member
  • 1994 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • Up and Comer
  • South Florida Legal Guide
  • 2003
  • Dedication to pro bono legal services
  • South Miami Kendall Bar Association
  • 2003
  • Cum Laude
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • 1991
  • Commonwealth Scholar
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • 1991
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Publications

  • Lorman Education Services publication
  • Collection Law
  • 2003

Speaking Engagements

  • Bankruptcy 101
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2014
  • Consumer Bankruptcy in Florida: Practice, Petition, and the Plan (Part I)
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2011
  • Consumer Bankruptcy 101: Practice, Petition and the Plan
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2011
  • Commercial Law League of America’s 77th Annual Spring Meeting
  • The Lone Ranger: A Guideline For a Solo/Small Firm Collection's Practitioner
  • 2006
  • Introduction to Collection Law in Florida
  • Filing a Collection Lawsuit
  • 2003
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Attorney endorsements

Received (7)
Given (16)
Chapter 13 bankruptcy Attorney | Jul 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jul 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jonathan has several years of experience handling bankruptcy matters. He is upfront and honest to his clients and opposing attorneys."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jul 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Chapter 7 bankruptcy Attorney | Apr 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Leiderman is a well-informed, experienced, and professional attorney."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Mar 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jonathan is incredibly knowledgable in all areas of bankruptcy, especially the complex cases. I have referred many clients to Jonathan's firm and everyone has been exceptionally pleased with the representation. Jonathan is also a wonderful resource who I turn to for answers to complicated issues for my clients regarding bankruptcy matters. Jonathan is a pleasure to deal with and I highly recommend him for any bankruptcy matter."
General practice Attorney | Jun 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney | Nov 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Bankruptcy and debt
Bankruptcy and debt
Bankruptcy and debt
Chapter 11 bankruptcy
Bankruptcy and debt
Bankruptcy and debt
Bankruptcy and debt
Chapter 7 bankruptcy

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Fort Lauderdale Chapter 13 bankruptcy Lawyer Jonathan Seth Leiderman
Jonathan Seth Leiderman
Chapter 13 bankruptcy Attorney
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Licensed for 28 years
Free Consultation