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Barbie D. Lieber

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Top Rated Bankruptcy Attorney in New York, NY

Lieber & Lieber, LLP
60 E 42nd St, Suite 4600
New York, NY 10165
Phone: 212-949-5586
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2021
Licensed in New York Since: 1988
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy: Consumer (80%), Real Estate: Consumer (20%)
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Attorney Barbie D. Lieber is a partner with the Lieber & Lieber, LLP, law firm in New York, New York, and leads the firm’s Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 practice, Debt Settlement and Loan Modification practice.  Attorney Bruce J. Lieber, also a partner at Lieber & Lieber, LLP, and with 35 years of experience heads the firm’s Real Estate and Corporate Department.   A top-rated lawyer with 33 years of legal experience, Ms. Lieber has won numerous awards and honors for her professionalism and service. She provides unmatched legal counsel and support to clients throughout New York City, including, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island, as well Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland Counties who have legal needs involving any of the following:

  • Bankruptcy, including Chapters 13 and Chapters 7 Bankruptcies

.        Loan Modifications

.        Debt Settlements

  • Real estate law, including Condominium, Cooperative Corporation and House Sales

.        Corporate Law

No matter the issues her clients are facing or how complex their needs are, Ms. Lieber delivers highly personalized advice to help them make the best-informed decisions, and she implements the most effective strategies possible to help her clients achieve their goals and the positive outcomes they expect and deserve. Ms. Lieber prides herself on being readily accessible, extremely understanding and non-judgmental.    Her motto is to offer Stress Free Bankruptcy.  She offers free initial telephone consultations to consumer debtors.   She works as a team with her clients to ensure that she obtains the correct information.   Ms. Lieber is extremely efficient in her approach and is able to file petitions for bankruptcy extremely quickly so as to forestall wage garnishments, foreclosures, lawsuits and bank levies.   She also has substantial business experience, having filed mostly business cases in the first 10 years of her career.   Honored for her success, she has earned designation as among the Top 100 Lawyers in the country from the American Society of Legal Advocates each year since 2015, and she has received Avvo's Clients' Choice Award each year since 2012.

Ms. Lieber graduated magna cum laude from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, where she was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and received the Award for Most Outstanding Student. She then attended the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law where she obtained her Juris Doctor with honors in 1987. She is a member of  the American Bankruptcy Institute.

Along with maintaining a successful legal practice, Ms. Lieber has written extensively and conducted numerous lectures and seminars across her region on a variety of topics related to real estate law and bankruptcy. She has serves annually as judge for the Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition.

About Barbie D. Lieber

First Admitted: 1988, New York

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York
  • American Bankruptcy Institute

Educational Background

  • Juris Doctorate awarded by State University of New York at Buffalo, 1987
  • SUNY Stony Brook (B.S., 1984, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society), 1984

Industry Groups

  • Corporations
  • Individuals
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Limited Partnerships and General Partnerships
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Office Location for Barbie D. Lieber

60 E 42nd St
Suite 4600
New York, NY 10165

Last Updated: 3/31/2021

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