Self employed since 1983; practicing bankruptcy law since 1981. The current firm name and structure have been in place since 2002.
The firm has a limited practice in Consumer Bankruptcy Cases in Chapters 7 and 13; Individual and Small Business Chapter 11.
Surrender of real property in full satisfaction of allowed secured claims; reinstatement of mortgages after entry of judgment of foreclosure; lien bifurcation of mortgages on debtor's principal residence; what is a DSO for purposes of discharge of debt in Chapter 13.
34 Jerome Avenue
Bloomfield CT 06002
Each case is fee quoted based upon particular aspects of the case and in particular, in what Chapter it will be filed. I give discounts or do pro bono services based upon client's individual needs and circumstances.
As allowed by the court.
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The intellectual challenge of the subject matter and love of being in court with the ability of limiting one's practice.
Do so but consult with qualified attorney for specific advice.
Do not recommend pro se representation in bankruptcy cases.
Only if I am retained to take over the case as attorney of record.
Will not do so.
Associate Attorney with law firm of Pigeon and Gnutti, Stafford Springs, Ct; 1981 to 1983; Partner in Law Firm of Argenta and Maglieri, Stafford Springs, CT. 1983 to 1986; Partner in Law Firm of Barall and Maglieri, Bloomfield Ct. 1986-1992; Solo Practitioner since 1993 with one office; Solo Practitioner with two fulltime offices since 2002.
Hard work on construction as a young man; competitive weightlifting, boxing and karate; highly disciplined and an overachiever. Type A personality. I always loved being right when debating an issue.
I am first and foremost always a law student even after 30 years of practicing. I love learning and the challenge of being an advocate in court. Discipline and keeping the mind sharp and conditioned, just like my body was when in competitive sports.Personal interests:
Advanced Philosophy and studies in existentialism, phenomenology; language philosophy; cosmology; quantum physics; neuroscience. Competitive clay target shotgun shooting; competitive pistol shooting; teaching college; mentoring students; wood working; gardening and landscaping; exercising and hiking; traveling with friends and family; visiting NYC and other large cities; being a good father and husband, and most importantly, never stop learning.
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