August 30, 2011—Douglas J. Lustig, partner with the law firm Chamberlain D’Amanda, has been recognized as a leader in Bankruptcy Law by being selected as an author in the recently released book, Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy Strategies, 2011 ed., published by Aspatore Books. This book provides perspective on guiding clients through the process for filing a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Featuring chapters written by experienced bankruptcy partners from around the nation, this book walks the reader through the unique nature of the American bankruptcy practice and examines recent trends in cases, BAPCPA interpretations, and client demographics. Addressing issues from the initial consultation to the discharge, these top lawyers examine the steps involved in developing and filing a Chapter 7 bankruptcy and unveil strategies for counseling debtors. They analyze proven tactics for interpreting the means test, preparing a petition, protecting assets, working with trustees, and handling complicated cases.
Mr. Lustig’s specialties include: United States Western District of New York Bankruptcy trustee panel since 1983; representation of individuals, businesses and farms in all aspects of Chapter 7, 11, 12, and 13 bankruptcy proceedings; representation of all financial and lending institutions in all bankruptcy proceedings; workouts for financially distressed businesses and individuals; residential and commercial real estate for consumers and lenders; and all legal issues affecting small businesses.
To view Mr. Lustig’s chapter, Consumer Bankruptcy Strategies please click the PDF below.