Blakeley LLP was founded by experienced attorneys with creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, and corporate litigation roots.  We created the firm with the intention to provide sophisticated and skilled legal services to corporate clients at an affordable price. 

With our main office in Orange County and satellite offices in New York City and Los Angeles, we offer national and international experience to clients throughout the United States and Canada while maintaining a small firm and client-friendly atmosphere.  Advancements in technology enable us to efficiently communicate with clients, make telephonic court appearances, and electronically file documents in remote locations without the need for extensive travel.

As a boutique law firm, we have been able to hone our abilities by focusing on selected practice areas, which allows us to not only stay current with the law, but become leaders in those selected fields.  With such a focused approach to our practice areas, we represent clients in matters involving both corporate bankruptcy and commercial litigation and have appeared on behalf of national and international clients in federal district and bankruptcy courts, as well as state courts, in more than half of the fifty United States.

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  • "The firm has acted as counsel for various creditors’ committees on which I have served and I have found that Blakeley LLP has been a valuable resource when it comes to litigation, collection, and documentation issues."
    — Tim Carney, Director of Credit, Hurley
  • "Boise has enjoyed a relationship with Scott Blakeley and his firm, Blakeley LLP, for several years and they are a valuable asset to me and our company."
    — Boise Paper Holdings, LLC
  • "What our committee particularly liked, is that Scott involves his client in the decision making process.  I consider Scott and Blakeley LLP to be an invaluable strategic resource, not only with business bankruptcy, but also with creditors’ rights, and risk reduction techniques for the credit management professional."
    — Bosch Rexroth Corporation
  • "I honestly believe Scott, Brad and the rest of the firm of Blakeley LLP represent one of the most outstanding creditor rights firms in the US."
    — J. Wm. (Bill) Weilmann, Credit Manager, Packaging Corporation of America
  • "In the 25 plus years of working with attorneys I can say that the members of Blakeley LLP are true professionals. They have the ability to combine sound legal advice with common sense solutions."
    — Jim Nachreiner, National Credit Manager, Kawai America Corporation, Kawai Canada Music, Ltd.
  • "Blakeley LLP is a significant part in the way I approach difficult situations, from A to Z to documents and decisions."
    — Vickie Silverman, Credit Manager, A.N.D. Corporation, Young Chang North America.
  • "Let’s face facts – by the time Blakeley LLP is engaged, the customer is close to being on life support; if not already in the grave.  Their staff has always explored every available option and considered what is best, long and short term, for my employer."
    — Jill Escoto, Corporate Credit Manager, Davis Wire Corporation
  • "When I have looked to Blakeley LLP for assistance or advice on a pressing issue they instantly stimulate a sense of confidence that sets me at ease, and sets them apart from the other members of their profession."
    — Todd Miller, Credit Manager, Domino Foods, Inc.
  • "Unlike most commercial collection attorneys, the attorneys at Blakeley LLP are good communicators and provide regular case updates for all active collection cases being handled by the firm."
    — Danny McDonald, C.P.A., Esq., Corporate Attorney, Temple-Inland
  • "The firm’s rates are competitive and the return usually pays for itself. Their follow up is top notch and they always respond in a timely manner."
    — Bob LaSalvia, Director of Credit, Hunter Douglas, Inc.
  • "Blakeley LLP are detailed, accurate, timely and precise while gathering information to resolve the current legal issue. All legal matters have been handled as expeditiously as possible and at a very fair rate."
    — Anne Mattson, Credit Manager, Tropitone Furniture Co., Inc
  • "Blakeley LLP has represented my company a number of times on preference claim issues.  In each instance they were successful in reducing the amount of the claim or having it eliminated altogether."
    — West Fraser Timber Co. Limited
  • "I recommend Blakeley LLP to companies that want results with reasonable fees"
    — P.T. Hutchins Company
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