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Sam strategically focuses on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy. He works with Bankruptcy clients to ensure that he maximizes your allowable exemptions under the Federal and State Bankruptcy Codes.  Because your needs are unique, before starting any legal action Sam will take the time to review your debts and assets and create a timely and effective solution tailored to your particular situation. He will handle all the details of your case, and answer any and all questions or concerns you may have about the Bankruptcy process.  If you are sick of creditors harassing you and pushing you around, call the office today for your free consultation and let us fight for you!


 


 


Mr. Sam Abdallah received his law degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, in addition to obtaining his BA in Political Science from Southern Illinois University. His real world experiences and diversified background has been keys to his clients' success.


 


Prior to joining Abdallah Law, he has worked and consulted for various large firms in the Chicago land area and has been a strong advocate of debtors' rights since he started practicing law. Mr. Abdallah has successfully produced a number of discharges for his clients. He has also been granted the privilege of practicing in the great state of Illinois, as well as in the U.S. District Court of Illinois. He has also been admitted to the Federal General Bar.


 


Mr. Abdallah is truly committed to his practice and his clients. He was selected for inclusion into Illinois Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠, an honor he was able to receive because of his superb knowledge of the law and client recommendations. He is also a current member of the American and Illinois Bar Associations. He looks forward in assisting you with legal matters accordingly.

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Languages spoken: English, Arabic

Contact info

Bassam S. Abdallah, Attorney At Law

16345 Harlem Ave Suite 250
Tinley Park, IL, 60477

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Chapter 7: 85%
    8 years, 500 cases
  2. Real Estate: 15%
    8 years, 100 cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Mohammad Ramadan

    Bassam is my go to guy for Bankruptcy. There was never a question or an issue he did not have an answer for. His experience clearly shows when working on any matter. He is always up front with clients and explains the whole process to them and guides them from start to finish. I refer all my clients to him and they all have thanked me for it. If you want a high quality lawyer with proven results look no further. He is the go to lawyer for me in any bankruptcy matter. Highly recommended!!

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    Mohammad Ramadan Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • David Rashid Sweis

    Bassam is great to work with. He advised me on a bankruptcy file for a client with a difficult set of circumstances. He is clear with his explanations and I always found him to be in a pleasant mood and pleasant to work with. I'd recommend him to anyone.

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    David Sweis Foreclosure Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200805/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2014
Leading Showcase AttorneyNewsweek2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerAbdallah Law PC2012 - Present
Chief CounselSA Gear2008 - 2012
AssociateRobert J. Semrad & Associates2006 - 2008
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2013 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Better Business BureauMember2012 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re B.D.Discharge
In Re S. N.Discharge
In Re K. A. & H. A.Discharge
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Southern Illinois University, CarbondalePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ILG Bankruptcy ConferenceChapter 7 Means Test2015
ILG Cahpter 7 BasicsChapter 7 Bankruptcy2012