- Debt Negotiation
- Mortgage Modification
|University ||Gettysburg College, B.A., Political Science/Economics, 1976; Villanova University, M.A., Public Administration, 1978|
|Law School||Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., 1981|
|Admitted||1982, Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit|
|Memberships ||Allegheny County Bar Association (Member, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Sections).|
Jon A. McKechnie has a B.A. degree in Political Science and Economics from Gettysburg College, an M.A. degree in Public Administration from Villanova University, and a J.D. degree from Cumberland School of Law, Sanford University. He is licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and in the Federal District Courts for the Western District of Pennsylvania. He has over fifteen years of experience in all aspects of consumer bankruptcy law, foreclosures, debt collection and litigation.
This experience includes vice president and legal counsel for a regional bank, legal counsel for two of the largest collections law firms in the country and, most recently, legal counsel for the Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Standing Trustee for the Western District of Pennsylvania, He has also served two terms on the Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section of the Allegheny County Bar Association.
Now representing debtors, Jon brings to the firm a unique perspective from both the creditors and from the bankruptcy courts that can support the debtor/client with proactive representation before creditors and the courts. With his background, he is the only attorney in western Pennsylvania that has this "well rounded" ability which can provide the debtor/client with complete knowledge, full service and successful results.
Legal Counsel, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Standing Trustee for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
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