David P. Leibowitz

David P. Leibowitz

Personal & Business Bankruptcy Attorney in Chicago

Personal Bankruptcy

Business Restructuring

Student Loan Issues

Mediation Services

About Us


With 48 years of experience, I can offer you the best bankruptcy service. I will take care of you personally. You can be comfortable knowing I’ve handled just about every kind of bankruptcy case for individuals and businesses in Illinois and around the nation and world. I have been recognized for excellence by every rating service. And I’ve been a leader of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees and the American Bankruptcy Institute. I can and will take care of you.

David P. Leibowitz
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ClIENT Testimonials

The best gift we can receive from our clients is their referrals and testimonials. We are grateful for the many kind words they have consented to share with you here.

David is an extremely sharp attorney. David’s vast financial acumen combined this with his deep experience and knowledge of the law and courts ensures the best possible results. David is also an early adopter of technology, and he employs it most effectively to the advantage of his clients.

– Dave M

“I’ve known Michael Goldberg at Lakelaw for a few years now. He does a great job letting his clients know their options when it comes to their specific situation. Thanks Michael for all you do. Keep up the great work!!”

– Nathan Raders

“I had a fruitful experience with Lakelaw. I am new to this process and David understood my situation and provided clear and accurate guidance. With me communication is critical, and David was on point. Also, noticed everyone in the courtroom know and respects David. This is someone you need on your side. I recommend Lakelaw.”

– Jimmy Lopez

“Our firm worked with David in his capacity as a bankruptcy trustee and through hard work and sound problem solving we ended up with a great result. I would highly recommend working with David and we hope to work with him again. ”

– Baker Thompson

I have appreciated working with you, Dave, and revel in your success!!

– Kevin Clenna

“As a mortgage lender, I had to reach out to them for one of their past clients, they actually got back to me the same day and worked with the client and myself to get us all the information needed to get their mortgage done!”

– Mk Laurent

“Very fast and easy, David made us feel comfortable with our decision. 10 years later I needed some of the records, he got them for me in minutes!”

– Kim Barnard

“I called his office regarding some questions I had, and was the NICEST attorney I have ever spoken with! Informative, and professional – this guy is good, and he didn’t charge me for a consultation.”

– Mantej Sandhu