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Lawrence E. Wilk

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Bankruptcy Attorney in Phoenix, AZ

Jaburg | Wilk
3200 North Central Ave., Suite 2000
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Phone: 602-248-1000
Fax: 602-248-0522
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2022
Licensed in Arizona Since: 1980
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy: Business, Real Estate: Business
Attorney Profile

For more than three decades, Larry has represented creditors, trustees, receivers and debtors in significant bankruptcy cases in federal, state and bankruptcy courts.  His clients include banks, insurance companies, leasing companies and private parties with investments secured by real property, commercial equipment, accounts receivable and intangible property.  An experienced and adept negotiator, he has assisted in restructuring and working out non-performing loans for clients.  And, if the loans cannot be restructured, he has conducted hundreds of judicial and non-judicial foreclosures.  

Larry has unique expertise in both multi-level marketing and Ponzi schemes having represented court-appointed receivers to recovery significant monies invested through fraudulent schemes.  He has been pivotal in several of the largest fraud cases arising in Arizona which included real estate holdings, mortgage servicing, escrow, affinity investing and a multi-level marketing jewelry company.

About Lawrence E. Wilk

First Admitted: 1980, Arizona

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • Fellow in Litigation Council of America
  • American Bankruptcy Institute,  Arizona Bankruptcy Inn of Court
  • State Bar of Arizona, Arizona Trustees Association

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Adjunct Professor at Arizona State University Law School focusing on foreclosure, receivership and the effects of bankruptcy
  • Board of Directors, Child Crisis Center
  • Past President and registered lobbyist for the Arizona Trustee's Association
  • Jaburg & Wilk Foundation
  • Past board member of Phoenix Regional Sports Commission


  • Rated AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Arizona Business Leader- Bankruptcy and Reorganization Law, AZ Big Media, 2019, 2020
  • Recognition of Excellence as Litigation Council of America Fellow
  • Best Lawyers in America Since 2015
  • American's Top 100 Attorneys - Lifetime Achievment, 2018
  • Named a 'Top 100 Lawyer in Arizona' by Arizona Business Magazine

Educational Background

  • Indiana University , 1977

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Adjunct Professor Arizona State University College of Law (Real Estate Foreclosure), 2010
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Office Location for Lawrence E. Wilk

3200 North Central Ave.
Suite 2000
Phoenix, AZ 85012

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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