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Jonathan Stanwood | Philadelphia Bankruptcy Lawyer

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Jonathan Stanwood has been practicing law for over 20 years. He has significant experience in consumer bankruptcy, having filed hundreds cases on behalf of debtors. His current practice in Philadelphia also includes criminal defense, real estate and estates.

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Please describe a case(s) in the last year or two where you made a big difference.
One was a DUI and related traffic offenses. The client was very concerned and we were able to have the charges withdrawn. Another was a bankruptcy client where a couple was just completely overwhelmed by debt (and life).

How did you build a successful practice?
Word of mouth from other attorneys and good track record.

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The ability to communicate with her or him and vice-versa. Clear strategies, communication and status of the case are all important.

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Not necessarily too important. Better is the merits of the case and the law and the ability to communicate that to the judge or jury.

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General answers about the case, what to expect and what it could cost.

What information do you need in a free phone consultation?
It depends but not much. I get the client's name and contact information and check for any conflicts of interest.

What differentiates you from other lawyers in your community?
I treat each client with personal attention.

What is the most rewarding aspect of your job?
Knowing that I was able to get a client through a difficult time through difficult terrain.

What are your other interests in addition to law?
Sailing, baking, gardening, traveling, sports.

Are you involved in your community?
Yes, Judge of elections, I usually volunteer somewhere (although nothing at the present) Good neighbor too.

Position Organization Location Duration
PrincipalThe Law Office of Jonathan H. StanwoodPhiladelphia2009–present
Contract AttorneyBerger & Montague, LLPN/A2006–2008
PartnerHolber & Stanwood, PCN/A1996–2005
School Degree Major Graduation
Widener University School of LawJ.D. Law School1991  
West Chester University of PennsylvaniaB.A.Philosophy1988
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Pennsylvania1991
  • Contractor Case on June 24, 2013. Outcome: Judgment for Plaintiff-
    Sought unpaid fees for work performed by home-improvement contractor. Judgment was awarded in full and successfully defended a counterclaim where the homeowner was seeking thousands for alleged statutory violations

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