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Zach Barry Shelomith

Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney at Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Learn Zach’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Chapter 11 bankruptcy
    40%

  2. Chapter 7 bankruptcy
    35%

  3. Chapter 13 bankruptcy
    15%

  4. Debt settlement
    10%
    Specifically limited to student loan law, including federal, state and private student loans, representing borrowers

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.

The firm represents 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 office is conveniently located in suburban Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and is easily accessible from anywhere in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. We handle bankruptcy debtor cases across the Southern District of Florida, particularly in Broward, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach and Monroe Counties, and other bankruptcy cases and student loan law throughout the entire State of Florida.

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Licensed for 25 years
State FL
Status Member in Good Standing
Acquired 1997
Updated 11/23/2022

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

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Leiderman Shelomith, P.A.
2699 Stirling Road, Suite C401
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33312-6598

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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 350-350 per hour
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Board Certified Bankruptcy Attorney and Member
  • Leiderman Shelomith Alexander + Somodevilla, PLLC
  • 2016 - Present
  • Bankruptcy and Student Loan Law Attorney and Shareholder
  • Leiderman Shelomith, P.A.
  • 2003 - Present
  • Bankruptcy Attorney
  • Rennert Vogel Mandler & Rodriguez, P.A
  • 2001 - 2003
  • Bankruptcy Attorney
  • Markowitz Ringel Trusty & Hartog, P.A.
  • 1997 - 2001
  • Judicial Intern, Honorable A. Jay Cristol, Chief Judge Emeritus
  • United States Bankruptcy Court
  • 1996 - 1996
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Education

  • University of Miami School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1997
  • University of Miami
  • B.B.A., Magna Cum Laude and General Honors
  • 1994

Associations

  • Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida
  • President
  • 2018 - Present
  • Florida Lawyers Network
  • 2012 - Present
  • B'nai B'rith Justice Unit No. 5207
  • 2010 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • 2008 - Present
  • Commercial Law League of America, Bankruptcy Section
  • 2005 - Present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • 2003 - Present
  • Broward County Bar Association, Business Law Section
  • 2003 - Present
  • Hollywood, Florida Chamber of Commerce
  • 2003 - Present
  • Florida Bar
  • 1997 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Business Law Section
  • 1997 - Present
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida
  • 1997 - Present
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida
  • Board of Directors
  • 2010 - 2013
  • South Miami-Kendall Bar Association
  • Board of Directors
  • 1999 - 2000
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • Rising Star
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Rising Star
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Up and Comer
  • Florida Legal Elite
  • 2011
  • Rising Star
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • Rising Star
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2009
  • American Bankruptcy Journal Prize
  • American Bankruptcy Journal
  • 1997
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Publications

  • American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI)
  • Individual Chapter 11
  • 2018
  • Annual Retreat Materials
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida
  • 2007
  • Florida Bar View from the Bench
  • Florida Bar View from the Bench - Casenotes
  • N/A

Speaking Engagements

  • Broward County Bar Association Bankruptcy Seminar
  • Individual Chapter 11 Cases
  • 2015
  • BBA Brown Bag Seminar
  • Hot Topics in Consumer Bankruptcy Law
  • 2015
  • ABI Caribbean Insolvency Symposium
  • Individual Chapter 11 Panel
  • 2015
  • Business Bankruptcy: Chapter 11 Essentials and More
  • Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
  • 2014
  • Bankruptcy 101
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2014
  • Annual Bankruptcy Skills Workshop
  • Chapter 7 Panel Discussion
  • 2014
  • Broward County Bar Association CLE Luncheon
  • Bankruptcy Basics for Dabblers
  • 2013
  • Bankruptcy Basics & Beyond
  • The Chapter 11 Option for Individuals
  • 2013
  • Annual Bankruptcy Skills Workshop
  • Chapter 7 Panel Discussion
  • 2013
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants Seminar
  • Consumer Bankruptcy – Overview, the Role of the CPA and Taxes
  • 2012
  • Broward County Bar Association CLE Luncheon
  • Chapter 11 Bankruptcies for Individuals
  • 2012
  • Broward County Bar Association CLE Luncheon
  • Everything You Wanted to Know About the Means Test But Were Afraid to Ask
  • 2011
  • Bankruptcy and Foreclosure
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2011
  • Annual Bankruptcy Skills Workshop
  • Chapter 7 Panel Discussion
  • 2011
  • Bankruptcy and Foreclosure
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2010
  • Foreclosure and Repossession
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2008
  • Foreclosure and Repossession
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2007
  • Collections in Florida
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2004
  • Bankruptcy
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2003
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Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (2)
Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Zach is a master at his craft. His reputation at being able to successfully bring small individual chapter 11's to confirmation while making the process organized, streamlined, and affordable is well deserved."
Unknown Attorney | Aug 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community."
Chapter 7 bankruptcy Attorney | Jun 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He is professional, intelligent and amicable."
Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney | Mar 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Zach Shelomith is an outstanding lawyer. His legal knowledge and ability are superior. I highly recommend him."
Chapter 7 bankruptcy Attorney | Oct 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."

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Fort Lauderdale Chapter 11 bankruptcy Lawyer Zach Barry Shelomith
Zach Barry Shelomith
Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Licensed for 25 years
Free Consultation