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Judson M Carusone

Bankruptcy and debt Attorney at Eugene, OR

5.0   13 reviews

also known as Behrends Carusone, Attorneys at Law

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  • State Years
    Oregon - OR 29 years
    Idaho - ID 29 years
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State OR
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Active Lawyer disciplined by state licensing authority in 2006
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State ID
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Resigned

About Judson

Learn Judson’s areas of practice.

HAVING PROBLEMS WITH CREDITORS? I CAN HELP DETERMINE IF YOU NEED A BANKRUPTCY OR ANOTHER SOLUTION.

Location

Behrends, Carusone & Covington

Reviews

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Posted by Freddie | September 26, 2023
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Mr, Judson Carusone
I hired Judson by luck of picking the lucky phone number on the internet. By the grace of God i picked Judson. I'm so happy I hired Him and his team. He is an amazing Lawyer! thank you for all your professional work on my behalf.
Posted by david | September 1, 2023
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Excellent experience working Jusson M. Carusone
We had a great friend who found herself loosing her home after her husbands death and many years living in her home. She was delivered a notice from the local Sheriff's Dept that home had been sold and she had six months to Redeem this property. We were referred to Judson. We called his office and responded to our phone call in quick manner. He told us exactly how we had to respond and is a quick manner. He told us he could file all the documents and notifications needed to redeem this property. He discussed the amount of his fees etc. Judson was very knowledgeable, straightforward and did just what he said he would do. He was easy to reach and responded appropriately. We were able to get property back for our good fried and we very much appreciate Mr. Carusone. It has been a pleasure working with Mr. Carusone.
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Posted by Shawn | August 12, 2023
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Best attorney I’ve ever hired
I heed Judson in 2020 when I felt my home loan status was threatened and I wasn’t able to properly navigate the process. Mr Carusone was very professional and direct with his approach, he took the time to listen to and understand my personal concerns. The issue has lasted quite as while before it was resolved but Judson never wavered or lost confidence that we would come to a resolution. This next level professionalism and care is really unheard of today. I would never retain any attorney other than Judson Carusone for any bankruptcy or real estate litigation. Trust me when I say he really is the overall best there is.
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Posted by Sierra | August 4, 2023
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Exceptional Service
Judson gave me his full attention on the matters of filing for bankruptcy or not with my small business. Even though the process of filing a bankruptcy is not pleasant, Judson took the time to reassure me everything would work out. He provided me with knowledge & answered any questions I had. Other lawyers I met with prior to Judson did not give me the same level of expertise. He answered all of my calls promptly & swiftly moved me through the process. I highly recommend hiring Judson Carusone.
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Posted by Jamie | February 17, 2022
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Reliable guidance...
Judson did a wonderful job guiding me through the bankruptcy process. He promptly returned my calls and emails when I had questions or concerns. He took a potentially painful process and made it as quick and painless as possible. I appreciate his follow through and grace. I breathed many sighs of relief at each turn knowing I was in good hands.
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Posted by Victoria | November 22, 2021
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The Best!
No one wants to be in bankruptcy, but Judson Carusone showed us such compassion, patience, and listened closely to our needs and questions. His knowledge of the law and experience in the industry are first rate, and we always felt we were in good hands. I couldn’t recommend him more highly. Thank you Judson!
Posted by Hans | October 28, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Professional and helpful
An auto accident disabled me and we were forced into bankruptcy. It became complicated because there was also a law suit with an insurance company that dragged on for over 4 years. Judson Carusone was extremely helpful and patient as this quagmire was navigated, and even helped us find an excellent motor vehicle accident attorney. Highly recommended.
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Posted by Bella | October 27, 2021
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The Best!
I can not say enough good things about Judson and his office. If you are self-employed, have a business, definitely go to him. We met with five different lawyers before him who did not know how to go in regards to business debts and what to file. We felt Judson was able to answer all of our questions, guide us on what would be most effective and if you're not used to the process he also addressed all of our fears through the process. He is very knowledgeable and professional.
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Posted by Dan Silver | October 22, 2021
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Brilliant
Judson is one of the brightest people I have ever met. He has sharp intellect and knows the law inside and out. After an initial meeting I decided that I couldn't find a better person to represent me. You cannot go I'm trusting your affairs with Judson.
Posted by anonymous | July 16, 2018
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Administrative Suport
Judson represented my case during my hearing. He was professional and attentive during this difficult situation. He was very knowledgeable and easy to work with.
Posted by Lawana | June 17, 2018
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Patience and Excellence Personified
Jud represented us in a foreclosure prevention case that he took over after our first lawyer retired. It was a long 8 years and a very hard-fought battle, but Jud was with us every step of the way and got us to an acceptable settlement. If I had to do it again, Jud is the only lawyer I would ever consider hiring.
Posted by Philip | June 14, 2015
Always Does the Right Thing
Mr. Carusone won for us against an out-of-state, high-priced attorney by being a better lawyer, researching case histories and doing the right thing. An amazing human being, father and husband, we were lucky to find him!
Posted by Katherine | June 14, 2015
Ethical and Committed
I was losing everything because of 9/11, and my then retiring attorney brought Jud in to save the situation I was in, which was complicated by an adverse proceeding in BK Court. Not only did Jud prevail in the proceeding, but he went on to win all of the litigationists' appeals all the way to the 9th circuit court. He did this by being ethical and taking the high road, out-smarting and out-working the litigator at every turn. To this day, he is complemented by other attorneys for this land-mark case that even caused Oregon law to be changed. I am a business owner and have had many attorneys over the years, but Jud is by far the most understanding, capable, balanced, intelligent and problem-solving attorney I have ever known. I would recommend no-one above him.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority in 2006.

Reprimand issued in OR, 2006
updated on 12/05/2009

This means the lawyer did something wrong but the bar did not suspend the lawyer. Typically in this case the lawyer's poor behavior is exposed to the public in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Behrends, Carusone, & Covington
  • 2015 - Present
  • Judge
  • Fern Ridge Peer Court
  • 2000 - Present
  • Adjunct Professor
  • University Of Oregon School Of Law
  • 2003 - 2004
  • Attorney
  • Lane County Legal Aid
  • 1999 - 2002
  • Attorney
  • Oregon Legal Services, Native American Program
  • 1995 - 1999
  • Intern
  • Salem Oregon Legislative Counsel
  • 1993 - 1993
  • Law Clerk
  • Law Offices of Daniel J. Stotter
  • 1993 - 1993
  • Attorney
  • Idaho Legal Aid Services
  • 1993 - 1995
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Education

  • University of Oregon School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1993
  • Hamilton College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1989

Sample of Legal Cases

  • SUNWEST NURSING HOMES CH 11
  • SUCCESS IN CREDITOR RECOVERY
  • In re Benafel
  • success

Associations

  • Oregon State Bar, Debtor-Creditor Section
  • Executive Committee
  • 2021 - Present
  • Oregon State Bar
  • Member
  • 1994 - Present
  • Lane County Bar Association, New Lawyers Section
  • Chair
  • 2010 - 2010
  • National Lawyers Guild, Portland Chapter
  • Board Member
  • 1997 - 1999
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Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010

Speaking Engagements

  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Home Foreclosure Prevention
  • 2022
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Appraisals in Commercial Real Estate- Attended
  • 2021
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Saturday Session- Attended
  • 2021
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • Addressing Unconscious Bias in the Courtroom Through Video, Jury Instructions and Voir Dire- Attended
  • 2020
  • Association for Continuing Legal Education
  • The Use of a Bankruptcy Threat as a Means of Settling Litigation- Attended
  • 2020
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Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (5)
Endorse Judson
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jun 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Judson is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced bankruptcy attorneys in our Oregon Debtor-Creditor section. He is meticulous and thoughtful in his work, and also has a relaxing, comfortable demeanor."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Oct 21
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Judson is one of the most knowledgeable attorneys in the area for his field. Just as importantly, he is a patient and passionate advocate for his clients. I endorse him."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Oct 24
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have worked with Mr. Carusone on several cases. I endorse him."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Apr 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Judson will protect your legal rights and be a zealous advocate. He is a good listener and a knowledgeable attorney who will help you protect your rights and accomplish your legal goals, including bankruptcy discharge orders and or debt settlements. He is also a strong litigator who enjoys taking cases to trial when necessary."
Business Attorney | Mar 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Carusone is hard-working, thoughtful, and diligent. He cares deeply about his clients. He is laser-bright and creative in getting to the heart of the matter."
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Eugene Bankruptcy and debt Lawyer Judson M Carusone
Judson M Carusone
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
Eugene, OR
Licensed for 29 years
Free Consultation
Virtual consultation available
This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority in 2006. See details