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The Weiss Law Group

Helping to end your debt problems and rebuild your good credit.

I'm Brett Weiss,
Managing Member of

The Weiss Law Group

For over 40 years I've fought hard for consumers and small businesses in Maryland and Washington, D.C. I’ve put my heart and soul into helping people fight back against abusive bill collectors and the big banks that can make you live your life in fear.

We stop foreclosures, garnishments, levies, lawsuits, and bill collectors. The bottom line is this: our job is to take care of you, and to make sure that you get the help you need to fix your debt problems.

We can fix your debt problems in 3 easy steps:


Meet with one of our experienced attorneys for an in-depth consultation to analyze your situation and discuss available solutions.

Retain us to represent you and protect you from creditor harassment.

File your case to stop foreclosures, garnishments, repossessions, and lawsuits, get time to catch up on your mortgage, car, and taxes, and legally wipe out most or all of your debts.

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What is Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy is a legal way to help people solve their bill problems. It’s designed for people and businesses who can’t pay their debts and need help.

What are the Different Types of Bankruptcy?

There are three main types of bankruptcy: Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13. (Chapter 12 covers family farmers, Chapter 9 is for cities and counties, and Chapter 15 deals with international bankruptcies.)

Bankruptcy and the Bible

Some people believe that bankruptcy is immoral. The reality is different from what you might think.

Let's look at the Bible and see how it treats the concept of bankruptcy.

Top 7 Myths of Bankruptcy

There are a lot of misconceptions about bankruptcy. We are here to fact-check them for you.

Famous People Who Have Filed for Bankruptcy

If you're feeling alone or depressed because of financial problems, cheer up! You're in very good company. Many famous people (including five U.S. Presidents) have filed for bankruptcy or had severe financial problems.

How to Avoid Bankruptcy

Looking to stay ahead of the game and avoid Bankruptcy? It is possible! We can help guide you.

Trusted by Individuals and Businesses in Maryland and DC:


You owe it to yourself, your family, and your loved ones to get the facts.

The bottom line is this: Americans are in more debt now than ever before, and credit card and mortgage companies, big banks, and lenders do everything possible to keep you in debt. Using scare tactics and outrageous fees, it's easy for an honest, hard-working person or business to fall into a downward spiral. You need help, and that's why I'm here.

Sit back and read through this site. Learn what your rights are. Get the facts. Then, when you're ready to end your bill problems and jump start your good credit, call me at 301.924.4400 to schedule a confidential, no-obligation case review.

Outstanding and Caring

"Mr. Weiss is an excellent attorney. He mixes the legal protection of his clients with outstanding caring and concern. I trust Mr. Weiss and his staff to represent me personally and to represent my business. I recommend Mr. Weiss to anyone needing legal representation."

Nicole S.

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Lawyers

Turning Heads

"Brett is simply one of the top consumer bankruptcy attorneys

in the United States.


End of story."

Max Gardner, III, Esquire

Founder of Max Gardner's Bankruptcy Boot Camps

Justia 10 Lawyer Rating Badge
Super Lawyer for 10+ Years
Bankruptcy Law Network

Calmed My Fears

"My experience working with Mr. Brett Weiss in handling my bankruptcy filing was outstanding. I was very nervous not knowing what to expect, since I had never filed. Mr. Weiss made me feel very comfortable, as he explained step by step what to expect; and his reassurance that I would come out on top calmed my fears."

Theresa H.

Avvo Rating 10.0
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