Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Welcome

Welcome to the Legal Collection Blog. Here, you can expect to find insightful articles and commentary regarding recent cases, basic concepts and state of the art principles relevant to the collection of debts and judgments through the United States legal system. In addition, the blog will present articles on many creditor issues, as well as asset protection.

We intend to publish articles written by the attorneys who practice at the law firm of Gross & Romanick, P.C., which law firm is based in Northern Virginia near Washington D.C. Gross & Romanick has extensive experience in collecting debts and will share some of its insights in this blog. Some of the highlights of Gross & Romanick’s collection practice in 2010 include: collection of $500,000.00 based upon a judgment rendered in the Fairfax County Circuit Court against an international telecommunications provider; pursuing a judgment in the principal amount of roughly $400,000.00 issued out of the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois against an energy provider; representation of an international bank in a collection matter involving a judgment for $1.4 million; and, obtained a nearly $500,000.00 verdict in a dischargeability trial held in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. In addition, the law firm represents numerous large commercial landlords for their collection matters throughout the United States, as well as many creditors on smaller collection cases.

Gross & Romanick, P.C. is led by managing partner, Edward Gross, who has over 30 years of experience in collection law following his graduation from the National Law Center at George Washington University. His partner, Jeffrey Romanick is a cum laude graduate of American University’s Washington School of Law and has been practicing collection law for over 15 years. A. Charles Dean is a 2007 magna cum laude graduate of the George Mason University School of Law and served as lead counsel in a published collection opinion out of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (Xyrous Communications, LLC v. Bulgarian Telecommunications Company AD, 74 Fed. R. Serv. 3d 629 (E.D. Va. 2009). Finally, Christopher J. DeSimone is a 2008 graduate of the George Mason University School of Law and has prepared complaints and settlement documents that resulted in the collection of hundreds of thousands of dollars in 2010 alone.

Our first article will serve as a general overview of the field of collection law. We hope you will find our blog enjoyable and helpful. If you have questions or comments, please feel free to email us at law@gross.com.