With proper pre-bankruptcy planning, your clients may enjoy a far better experience in bankruptcy and beyond. Receive valuable advice from two experienced Debtors Counsel on how best to work with your clients while focusing on asset protection and learn tips and tricks to navigate through the world of means testing.
Jeffrey H. Tromberg obtained his Bachelor of Science in Communication from the University of Miami in 1988 and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami in 1990. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1991, to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida in 1991 and the Middle District of Florida in 1992. He has been in private practice since 1991 and is the managing attorney of Florida Debt Relief Center, LLC. Mr. Tromberg’s primary areas of practice include representation of Debtors in Chapter 7 liquidations and Chapter 13 reorganizations as well as foreclosure defense. His practice is limited to Debtor representation. Mr. Tromberg is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys and currently serves as state chair for the State of Florida. He is also a member of the National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees and has served on various seminar panels for that organization. In addition, Mr. Tromberg is a member of the Broward County Bar Association and has served on its Board of Directors.
Mr. Colpitts was born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and graduated from Tulsa Memorial High School. Mr. Colpitts attended Oklahoma State University from 1983 to 1987 when he graduated with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology. After graduation from Oklahoma State University in 1987, Mr. Colpitts attended the University of Tulsa College of Law and received his J.D. in 1991. In 1992, Mr. Colpitts continued his legal education at Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law, where he received a Master of Laws in Taxation in 1993.
In August 1993, Mr. Colpitts started his own law firm and continues with this firm today. Mr. Colpitts specializes in consumer bankruptcy (Chapters 7 and 13). Mr. Colpitts has represented thousands of clients in bankruptcy ranging from straight forward to very complex. Mr. Colpitts also specializes in bankruptcy litigation including pursuing creditors for automatic stay and discharge injunction violations and making sure debtors get what they bargained for after completing a Chapter 13 bankruptcy. In an arena where debtors are held to a multitude of onerous requirements, Mr. Colpitts believes that creditors should also be held the standards imposed by the Bankruptcy Code. Mr. Colpitts is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys where he serves as the state chair.
In 2012, Mr. Colpitts completed the extensive and rigorous qualification requirements and attained certification by the American Board of Certification as a Consumer Bankruptcy Expert. With this certification, he joins a prestigious group of very few other Oklahoma attorneys to attain this recognition.
Fireside Chats are a perfect opportunity for attendees to gather with their peers to ‘chat,’ about topics, share ideas, and ask questions in a more intimate setting. We are excited to announce the #NACBA25 Fireside Chat lineup and presenters:
Ask the Evidence Professor: Presenters John Cantrell and Professor Edward Imwinkelried
Strategies for Dealing with Overreaching Trustees: Presenters Paul Maschmeyer and Richard Nemeth
Protecting Your (Haunted) Mansion From Forced Surrender: Presenters Chuck Moore and Jeff Tromberg
How to Locate Your Client’s Hidden Treasure of the 7 (or 13) Seas: Presenters: Alex Dolhancyk and Jeff Tromberg
Visit the full schedule for #NACBA25 for a full description with the date, time and place! Get ready for some great conversation!