Upon commencing practice in 1975, the firm emphasized commercial debt collection and enforcement of judgments. The firm's motto is "IF WE CANNOT COLLECT YOUR DEBT OR JUDGMENT IT CANNOT BE COLLECTED." The firm's clientele have requested, and the firm has responded, with aggressive, experienced, effective, cost-effective Creditors' Rights Representation, Creditor Bankruptcy Representation (often in Section 523A Adversary Actions), and Commercial and Business Debt Collection (including Pre-Judgment Provisional Remedies and Post-Judgment Collection of Sister State Judgments) through negotiations and litigation. An expertise in Real Estate Litigation and Negotiations and over 60 years combined in real estate transactional expertise offered by Konrad Trope, Jesse Yanco, Gerald Zack and Mr. Slates.
Ronald P. Slates, P.C. aggressively, effectively and ethically pursues its clients' objectives with careful personal attention being given to each individual and business client. Ronald P. Slates is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. "He has been selected a Superlawyer for 2006 through 2017 by his peers." The firm had actually participated for over 25 years in the Los Angeles County Bar referral program for clients and attorneys to attorney (expert) referrals.
The firm offers foreign language capabilities - GERMAN, FRENCH, SPANISH, and KOREAN.
The firm's paralegal emeritus , Diedra Bruder has over 35 years experience, specializing in researching and drafting pleadings for successful commercial collection. Sandy Cannavan has over 17 years of post judgment collection experience. The firm has its own Registered Process Server and Investigator.
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