In the News
Fighting Predatory Loans (2008)
Our office has filed lawsuits to modify dozens of predatory home mortgages which innocent homeowners were duped into by felon Calvin Harris and his home improvement fraud scheme which operated under the name of “Philadelphia Home Improvement Outreach Program”. See related link at Ch. 6 Actions News referencing our office:
The Parson family mentioned in that segment was later represented by our office with the result that her loan was reduced to a small percentage of the original amount and repairs were arranged by my office by a local Philadelphia charter trade school for the Parsons family and other victims.
YouthBuild’s construction program provided free home improvement services to several homeowners in Philadelphia that were victims of a fraudulent contracting program (Spring 2008)
U.S. charges local foreclosure-rescue operator with fraud (December 2010)
Pa. Volkswagen dealership faces fraud suit for not divulging pre-owned Jetta’s accident history (July 2012)
Law Life: Student Loan Law: A Niche for a Few Good Lawyers (March, 2013)
Scranton Pa. Law Firm Sued For Exposing SSNs In Court Records (May 2014)
Community Leadership Award (2008)
On May 14, 2008 I received a Community Leadership Award sponsored by Pennsylvania State Senator Shirley Kitchen to recognize my legal efforts to help those victimized in abusive consumer transactions.
Awards & Recognition
Donor, Community Legal Service of Philadelphia (2006)
Community Leadership Award sponsored by Pennsylvania State Senator Shirley Kitchen to recognize my legal efforts to help those victimized in abusive consumer transactions.
Donor, National Consumer Law Center (2011)