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Michael John Primus

About me

Helping Honest People Get Back On Their Feet Since 1993

I offer a free in office consultation.  Confidential counseling for those in need.

We are a debt relief agency.  We help peolple file for bankruptcy under the bankruptcy code.



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Practice areas


  1. Chapter 7: 50%
    22 years
  2. Chapter 13: 40%
    22 years
  3. Chapter 11: 10%
    22 years



Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

2950 Buskirk Ave, Suite 300
Walnut Creek, CA, 94597

511 West 3rd Street
Antioch, CA, 94509

500 Alfred Nobel Dr Ste 135
Hercules, CA, 94547



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
A+ ratingBetter Business Bureau2015
Pick of the VineGrapevine Monthly2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2014
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2013
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2012
A+ RatingBetter Business Bureau2011
Academic Achievement AwardCalifornia Western School of Law1991
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Michael Primus2006 - Present
AttorneyBrule & Rooney, LLP1995 - 2006
Associate AttorneyLaw Office of James Coffer1992 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pleasant Hill Baseball AssociationBaseball Coach - Boys Instructional, Pioneer and American2012 - Present
American Youth Soccer AssociationSoccer Coach - boys and girls2010 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2000 - Present
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy SectionMember2000 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1992 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bankruptcy of Frates (9th Cir. BAP 2014)Win On Appeal
Bankruptcy of Ryder (Oakland, CA)Published Decision - Win for Client
Bankruptcy of Hill (Oakland, CA)Published Decision - Win For Client
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Publication nameTitleDate
Contra Costa LawyerThe Last Minute or Late Reaffirmation2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawLaw1992
California State University, San DiegoBusiness AdministrationOther - Bachelors1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Top 9 Complications in BankruptcyCourt Dismissal and Ethical Considerations2015
Contra Costa County Bar AssociationBankruptcy Appeals - Beginner's Guide2014
Bankruptcy Litigation 101Bankruptcy Appeals2014
Nuts & Bolts of BankruptcyThe Basics of Chapter 132013
Nuts & Bolts of BankruptcyIntroduction to the Bankruptcy Code and Rules2013
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy SectionNoticing and Service of Bankruptcy Matters2013
Contra Costa County Bar AssociationChapter 7 Bankruptcy Issue Spotting, Cases and Authorities2011
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy SectionBankruptcy - Tricks of the Trade - Timesavers for Debtors Counsel2010