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Peter Maurice Lively

Peter Maurice Lively

Law Office of Peter M Lively
  • Bankruptcy, Business Law, Real Estate Law
  • California
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Summary

Law office of Peter M lively helps individuals and businesses resolve financial problems particularly settling debts in obtaining debt relief under the United States Bankruptcy Code as debt relief agents 25 years experience in over 5000 satisfied clients. Mr. Lively obtained his JD MBA from UCLA in 1982 and was inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy in 2014. Mr. Lively served as President of the Central District of California Consumer Debtors Attorneys Association (cdcbaa) in 2017 after serving on the Board of Directors for the prior 10 years. Mr. Lively regularly lectures to other attorneys for their continuing legal education credits in the areas of consumer and small business bankruptcies, Chapter 7, 11 and 13.

Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Initial telephone consultations (15 minutes)
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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9th Circuit
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Law Office of Peter M Lively
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Education
University of California - Los Angeles
Law Degree (1992)
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University of California - Los Angeles
MBA (1992)
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Carnegie Mellon University
B.S. (1988) | Management & Economics
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Honors: High Honors
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Awards
Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
Public Counsel
Professional Associations
central district consumer bankruptcy attorneys association
President
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American College of Bankruptcy
Fellow
- Current
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California State Bar  # 162686
Member
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Inside the Minds: Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy Strategies
West Publishing
Speaking Engagements
Chapter 13 Plan Confirmation , Bankruptcy Judges' Conference , Indian Wells, California
Certifications
Official Recognition
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Websites & Blogs
Website
Legal Answers
35 Questions Answered

Q. Can a towing company charge me over $4,000 for the time it's been there when they sold the car to someone else?
A: As the registered owner of the vehicle, you are responsible for the towing and storage fees less the proceeds from the vehicle sale/auction. You should consult with an experienced bankruptcy attorney regarding your overall financial circumstances and the pros and cons of settlement versus other options.
Q. What happens to assets & property in a revocable trust upon the trustor's death if in the process of bankruptcy?
A: Yes, you should immediately contact your mother's bankruptcy attorney and advise this person of her death. You are best advised to seek a consultation with an Arizona wills and trusts that attorney regarding your responsibilities and duties as trustee of her trust which is no longer revocable upon her death.
Q. I have a discharged bk chp 13 I wanted off my crdit report I dispued it with the agnecies what to do next?
A: The bankruptcy reference will automatically expire on your credit reports after 10 years. I'm not aware of any means of having it taken off your credit report prior to10 years from the petition date.
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Contact & Map
11268 Washington Blvd Ste 203
Culver City, CA 90230
Telephone: (310) 391-2400