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Andrew Joseph Miofsky

Bankruptcy and debt Attorney at Granite City, IL

5.0   3 reviews

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About Andrew

Learn Andrew’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Bankruptcy and debt
    50%
    Chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcy representation to eliminate or pay your debt, as needed. Plus I offer an exclusive Free After Bankruptcy Checkup to review your credit report and recommend good spending habits to help you budget your money.

    44 years

  2. Estate planning
    20%

    44 years

  3. Real estate
    15%
    You decide who gets your land. The Transfer on Death deed includes a 30 minute attorney consultation, and the deed will be recorded in the county where your land is located so you can rest in peace knowing upon your death the real estate will transfe

    44 years

  4. Foreclosure
    5%
    Trial defense of state and federal foreclosure cases, including catching up late payments and avoiding liens against property, as allowed by law in chapter 13 cases.

    44 years

  5. Power of attorney
    5%
    Power of Attorney for Property, and Power of Attorney for Healthcare. Our price includes a 30 minute attorney consultation and Power of Attorney review to insure the accuracy of your documents.

    44 years

  6. Wills and living wills
    5%
    Price includes a 30 minute attorney consultation and Will review to make sure the document is properly executed and accurately reflects your wishes.

    44 years

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The choice of an attorney is an important decision.  You want someone that listens to your problem.  You want someone who has over 40 years experience trying cases like yours in Court before the same judges who will decide your case.  You want someone who will be accessible to you and who will return your phone calls and answer your questions.  You want a reasonable fee qoute, in writing, and you want a reasonable time to make payment.  You want an attorney who is a member of the leading consumer law attorney organizations.  You want an attorney who teaches law to other attorneys across the country and you want an attorney who provides free legal information on hundreds of internet blogs for you and others to read.

 

Attorney Andy Miofsky knows that sometimes bad things happen to good people and though you do not want to be in a bad financial situation, you need to protect your property, your money, and your rights.  A Bankruptcy Lawyer Andy Miofsky provides tall building law to down to earth people like you and your family when you need it most.

 

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Licensed for 43 years
State IL
Status Active And Authorized To Practice Law
Acquired 1979
Updated 01/06/2023
State MO
Status Inactive
Acquired 1980
Updated 01/01/2023

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

Contact Andrew

A Bankruptcy Lawyer Andy Miofsky
2249 Pontoon Road
Granite City, IL, 62040-4020
Andrew Joseph Miofsky
24 Covered Bridge Lane
Glen Carbon, IL, 62034
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Posted by Julie from wood river | April 10, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
A Great Lawyer....
We have hired Andy Miofsky several times in the past for personal issues and he has really come through for us. He dealt with all issues and talked us through everything and explained with detail what was gonna happen and what to expect. He is really professional and knows his business well. We will be contacting Andy Miofsky for any and all future issues needing a lawyer. I would highly recommend him.
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Posted by JG | July 1, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Ms
Andrew Miofsky is very helpful and knowledgeable in helping me with my bankruptcy. I highly recommend Andrew Miofsky for any bankruptcy services needed. Thank you so very much Andre Miofsky.
Posted by Richard | June 30, 2019
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| Hired Attorney
BEST BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY AROUND!
Andy is very personable, and extremely knowledgable about bankruptcy. He explained how things would progress and gave me excellent advice! When I would get upset about something in the case, he always told me, don't worry about it, I take care of it for you! I can't say enough great things about him. If your considering Bankruptcy, Andy is defiantly your guy!
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Cost

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  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Owner & Attorney
  • A Bankruptcy Lawyer Andy Miofsky
  • 1981 - Present
  • Owner & Attorney
  • Opened a New Branch Office In Mt. Vernon Illinois
  • 2009 - 2015
  • Administrative Hearing Officer
  • County of Madison IL
  • 2001 - 2015
  • Attorney
  • Wm. Brandt & Associates
  • 1979 - 1981
  • Summer Associate & Associate Attorney
  • Wiseman Shaikewitz McGivern & Wahl Law Office
  • 1978 - 1979
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Education

  • Max Gardner's Bankruptcy Boot Camp
  • 2006
  • Washington University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1979
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1976

Legal Cases

  • Potter vs Taylor SDIL
  • After trial the Court ruled in favor of Potter and denied Taylor a discharge.

Associations

  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Chairman Downstate Illinois
  • 2010 - Present
  • Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation
  • Volunteer Pro Bono Attorney
  • 2008 - Present
  • Bankruptcy Association of Southern Illinois
  • Member and Past Seminar Speaker
  • 2005 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Member and Seminar Speaker
  • 2004 - Present
  • Missouri State Bar
  • Member
  • 1980 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Advocates
  • Member and Seminar Speaker
  • 2005 - 2010
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Pro Bono Legal Services Award
  • Madison County Bar Association
  • 2010
  • Chairman Downstate Illinois
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • 2010
  • Attorney of the Month
  • Attorney Target .com
  • 2009
  • Pro Bono Legal Services Award
  • Madison County Bar Association
  • 2009
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Publications

  • Bankruptcy: "After You File" What You Need To Know
  • Your Essential Guide to Bankruptcy in the Southern District of Illinois
  • 2010

Speaking Engagements

  • Amelia Island Bankruptcy Workshop
  • Your case is filed - now what?
  • 2012
  • Amelia Island Bankruptcy Workshop
  • Statement of Financial Affairs: Why do they ask all those questions?
  • 2012
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Annual Convention
  • Foreclosure Alternatives to Bankruptcy
  • 2009
  • Real Property Foreclosure: A Step By Step Workshop
  • How Bankruptcy Changes The Landscape
  • 2009
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Workshop
  • Office Technology
  • 2008
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Attorney endorsements

Received (16)
Given (17)
Endorse Andrew
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have often gone to Andy for help with bankruptcy issues that were beyond the understanding of the occasional bankruptcy filing attorney -- and Andy has always been able to help me out. He is hard working, analytical, ethical, and personable. I would recommend my closest family and friends to Andy for legal services."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Andy is a knowledgeable bankruptcy lawyer. I often reach out to him for his opinion on complex bankruptcy matters. He is innovative in his approach to legal issues."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Mar 26
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have worked with Andy for years, have known him for over 15 years, and he is a great Bankruptcy Attorney, Chapter 7, 13 and especially going after creditors who wrong you, he is your man! I endorse Andy."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jan 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He is very involved with the National Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys and fighting for consumers. He really knows his stuff."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jul 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Andy is smart and sharp. I have discussed legal issues on a regular basis with Andy as a fellow NACBA state chair and found his level of expertise as extraordinary. Andy is a top bankruptcy lawyer and a true client advocate"
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Apr 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jan 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Our professional relationship goes back to law school in the 1970s. Like a fine wine, Andy's skills have enhanced with age and [unlike wine] Andy has improved through his experience & dedication to the practice of law."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Mar 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Andy Miofsky is a straight-shooting legal counselor and advocate. He provides down-to-earth advice and will defend his clients' interests, completely and without unnecessary compromise. Attorney Miofsky is a national leader in consumer bankruptcy law and practice."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Mar 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Miofsky is one of the smartest attorneys I know. He is completely dedicated to looking after his client’s interests and loves to fight the good fight when it will help them. He is one of the most knowledgeable lawyers in the field of consumer bankruptcy law and frequently is asked to help other, less experienced bankruptcy lawyers. Andy consistently puts his high quality national reputation to work for his clients. A person suffering through financial difficulty would be well served to share their situation with him and get the benefit of his counsel."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jan 24
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Andy Miofsky is a top drawer lawyer. But what makes him extraordinary is his ability to relate with his clients. Andy has expertise - make no mistake about it - but Andy knows his roots and explains the most complex and difficult matters in ways that both his clients and the courts understand and respond to favorably. I have seen lawyers all over the United States and think that Andy ranks at the top of anyone I've seen. His clients are fortunate to have such a fine advocate in their corner."
Chapter 13 bankruptcy Attorney | Dec 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Andy Miofsky for over 10 years and have found him to be very knowledgeable and professional."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Sep 17
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer's work. I have seen Andy present and attend at seminars around the country. He is a zealous, passionate, knowledgeable advocate for his clients, who could not be better served."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Sep 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have had the pleasure of knowing Andy for several years now and can say without hesitation that you will not find a more qualified lawyer to assist you in resolving your bankruptcy and consumer law issues."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Aug 09
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Andy is an aggressive advocate for his clients. He is an expert in mortgage lending matters and has spoken on the subject at national conferences. His plain spoken advice is direct, to the point and pulls no punches. He says what he means and he means what he says. Consumers can find no better representation or help with their legal problems."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer's work. Andy is a colleague of mine in NACBA (National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys) and Bankruptcy Law Network."
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