Best Bankruptcy Attorneys in Oakland

Why These Bankruptcy Lawyers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Oakland Bankruptcy Lawyers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Beeson Tayer & Bodine

Established in 1936, Beeson Tayer & Bodine in Oakland, California, offers bankruptcy assistance and counsel to unions and employee benefit plans when named as creditors in bankruptcy actions. The firm has experience with pre-bankruptcy negotiations, out-of-court workouts, and filing proof of claim forms for various benefits. It also has a history of defending trust funds facing suit for recovery of alleged preferential transfers and responding to applications for modification or rejection of collective bargaining agreements.

483 9th St Ste 200 O
Oakland, CA 94607


Best & Krieger LLP

Best & Krieger LLP, headquartered in Walnut Creek, California, serves bankruptcy and insolvency clients in the Greater Oakland metro. Founded in 1891, the firm offers a diverse background with more than a century of legal experience and 10 offices under its umbrella in both California and Washington, D.C. Its bankruptcy arm helps businesses and individuals restructure their debts. It helps with pre-bankruptcy planning and pre- and post-confirmation counseling for both Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 filers.

2001 N Main St Ste Cree
Walnut Creek, CA 94596


Boeing Law Offices

Boeing Law Offices, situated in Oakland, California, established in 2009, offers bankruptcy assistance to individuals and businesses within the Greater Oakland metro area. The firm takes both Chapter 7 liquidation-type bankruptcies and Chapter 13 bankruptcies that involve debt restructuring and organization. He strives to help clients hold off creditors, wage garnishment, and repossessions while awaiting relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Mr. Boeing is a member of the State Bar of California and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.

1300 Clay St Ste 600o
Oakland, CA 94612


Law Office of Daphne Yeldell

With its headquarters in Oakland, California, the Law Office of Daphne Yeldell brings years of experience to bankruptcy petitioners residing within the Greater Oakland Metro area. Ms. Yeldell represents clients in all areas of bankruptcy law, including Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 filers. The practice handles legal issues such as garnishments, repossessions, and foreclosures for clients awaiting relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Free consultations for prospective clients are available.

610 16th St #15 Oa
Oakland, CA 94612


Law Office of Jeff D. Hoffman

The Law Office of Jeff D. Hoffman, located in Oakland, California, has been helping Bay Area residents with bankruptcy matters since 2008. Mr. Hoffman and his staff work with clients seeking bankruptcy protection through Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 proceedings. He strives to help clients prevent foreclosure, repossession, and wage garnishment while fending off creditor harassment while waiting for relief from the courts. The practice also counsels clients on rebuilding their credit post-bankruptcy.

825 Washington Street Suite 330o
Oakland, CA 94607


Law Office of Samuel L Pooler

Located in Oakland, California, the Law Office of Samuel L. Pooler focuses on bankruptcy services for clients residing in and around the Greater Oakland Metro area. Mr. Pooler focuses on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 filings as well as consumer debt negotiations. Mr. Pooler is a member of the California Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He is also involved in the Family Law Project through the Bar Association of San Francisco.

212 9th St Ste 315
Oakland, CA 94607


Nuti Hart LLP

Located in Oakland, California, Nuti Hart LLP, a small boutique firm established in 2016 by a team of seasoned attorneys from a larger national firm, offers bankruptcy representation for clients throughout Northern California. It leverages its smaller size to more directly address the needs of its clients as they navigate the complex bankruptcy process. It primarily represents small and medium sized businesses and individuals seeking relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and has a history of out-of-court workouts, debt collection and defense, and handling debtors-in-possession issues.

411 30th Street Suite 408
Oakland, CA 94609


The Law Offices of Lin & Wood

The Law Offices of Lin & Wood in Oakland, California, is a consumer bankruptcy law firm serving the entire Bay area. Founded in 2010, it has additional offices in San Francisco, San Jose, and Redwood City. The practice is dedicated to affordability and facilitating the best bankruptcy experience for its clients throughout Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings. The firm also has experience in probate, judgment enforcement, and estate planning matters.

1300 Clay St Ste 600
Oakland, CA 94612


Wendel Rosen LLP

Wendel Rosen LLP, a bankruptcy firm located in Oakland, California, offers more than a century of legal experience to Californians looking for relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Its Insolvency, Restructuring, and Creditors' Rights arm helps clients facing insolvency through litigation, alternatives to bankruptcy, reorganization of debt under Chapter 11 and liquidation under Chapter 7. The firm has experience with workouts and assisting clients in enforcing promissory notes, among other bankruptcy-related matters.

1111 Broadway Fl 24
Oakland, CA 94607


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