The Law Office of Michael A. Ziegler, PL helps consumers overcome their debt difficulties with legal tools such as bankruptcy, debt litigation defense, foreclosure defense, and by suing banks and debt collector for illegal activities and harassing conduct. One size does not fit all. Debt difficulties can arise from a variety of circumstances – lost employment or a reduction in income, medical difficulties, marital separation, or other circumstances. Michael A. Ziegler and his team will examine your personal circumstances to see what legal options may be available to help get you out from under debt, protect yourself lawfully from collection, garnishment and harassing phone calls, and assert your rights to protect your privacy and your credit report.
Mike Ziegler gained valuable experience assisting consumers while working at a busy Florida legal aid clinic, and as an active member of the Consumer Protection Law Committee of The Florida Bar, National Association of Consumer Attorneys (NACA) and National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA). The Law Office of Michael A. Ziegler, PL is committed to finding the right legal tool to help under the circumstances.
Experienced Attorney Providing Foreclosure Defense, Bankruptcy Assistance, Debt Collector Harassment Relief & Other Legal Services for Residents of Clearwater, FL & Other Communities in the Tampa Bay Area
Having previously gained valuable foreclosure defense experience while working at a busy Florida legal aid clinic, and as an active member of the Consumer Protection Law Committee of The Florida Bar, attorney Mike Ziegler has the training and background necessary to solve a variety of debt-related problems for residents of Clearwater, FL, and the surrounding area. His experience as a home foreclosure defense lawyer is particularly valuable. If you are facing foreclosure, Mr. Ziegler is a seasoned foreclosure defense professional who can help you navigate the foreclosure process, and may even be able to help you keep your home. Negotiation, mediation, evidentiary discovery, bankruptcy, state and federal debt collection laws – these are just some of the legal tools that Mr. Ziegler can use to help you better your financial situation.
Mr. Ziegler has found that those who proactively try to address their financial problems – instead of hiding their heads in the sand – consistently achieve better outcomes. Contact the Law Office of Michael A. Ziegler, P.L., today to schedule a consultation to speak with an attorney free of charge about your legal options. Mr. Ziegler, who has a wealth of experience as a foreclosure attorney, bankruptcy attorney, and debt collection defense attorney, provides cost-effective legal solutions for consumers with debt problems in Clearwater, Florida, and throughout the Tampa Bay area.
Local Attorney Providing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Assistance, Home Foreclosure Defense, Debt Collection Defense & Other Legal Services to Residents of Clearwater, Florida & throughout the Bay Area
The Law Office of Michael A. Ziegler, P.L., provides effective legal services to consumers in Clearwater, Florida, and throughout the Tampa Bay area who are facing home foreclosure, unmanageable debts, debt collector harassment, or other debt-related problems. Local attorney Michael Ziegler is highly skilled at developing legal strategies to help his clients successfully overcome these and similar obstacles. Mr. Ziegler is, in truth, a foreclosure defense attorney, a bankruptcy attorney, and a debt collection defense attorney all in one – a savvy practitioner who is able to solve his clients’ debt problems through negotiation, litigation, and other proactive approaches. Whether you are seeking legal assistance to halt foreclosure proceedings on your home, file for bankruptcy under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 to eliminate or restructure your debts, or silence harassment from debt collectors, the Law Office of Michael A. Ziegler, P.L., is ready to help you identify the best solution and assist you in achieving your goals.
Mr. Ziegler founded his Clearwater law firm in 2012 based on the belief that consumers with debt problems deserve an attorney who can provide them with one-on-one attention, aggressive representation, and productive outcomes. By becoming a client of Mr. Ziegler’s, you will be putting your case into the hands of a knowledgeable attorney who will not simply suggest a “one-size-fits-all” solution. Instead, Mr. Ziegler will work with you to develop a debt reduction or elimination plan that fully takes into account your individual circumstances, needs, and objectives. As a consumer with debt that has spiraled out of control, you owe it to yourself and your financial future to address the problem head-on with the assistance of an experienced professional. Whether your case demands the expertise of a foreclosure lawyer, bankruptcy lawyer, or debt collection defense attorney, that professional is Clearwater attorney and consumer advocate Mike Ziegler.
Attorney Michael “Mike” Ziegler represents consumer and commercial clients in bankruptcy, defending collection matters, foreclosure defense, and in suing banks and debt collectors for illegal activities. Attorney Ziegler’s focus is to understand a client’s individual situation; a remedy that may work for one client may not be the right fit for another.
Michael “Mike” Ziegler has focused his career on helping consumers overcome debt collection problems. When he graduated law school in 2008, Mike served as an advocate at Jacksonville Area Legal Aid in the “Predatory Lending Unit,” where he assisted financially sensitive clients in foreclosure defense, credit card lawsuits, and other consumer lending matters. Mike went on to private practice in 2010 at the Law Office of Robert Eckard & Associates, P.A. where he assisted consumers in foreclosure, bankruptcy, and other civil litigation issues. The Law Office of Michael A. Ziegler, P.L. was opened in 2012 with the goal of empowering consumers with debt problems.
Attorney Ziegler obtained his juris doctorate from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2008, and a Bachelor of Arts in Crime, Law, and Justice from Pennsylvania State University in 2005.
Mike has spoken on the topic of mortgage foreclosure, contracts, and consumer law at the “People’s Law School,” presented by the Clearwater Bar Association from 2011-18. In 2011, Mike was invited to serve on the Florida Bar’s Consumer Protection Law Committee, which is an honored position among attorneys where he still serves today. Mike routinely volunteers for Gulf Coast Legal Services, Community Law Program, and the Clearwater Bar High School Speakers Program. In 2013, Mike was asked to chair the Small and Solo Practitioners Committee for the Clearwater Bar Association, where he remains the chair today. He is on the board of directors for the Clearwater Bar Association. He has also lead continuing education seminars for attorneys on bankruptcy and collection harassment claims, as well as credit reporting errors.
Mike is married to Nicole Ziegler, who also practices law out of St. Petersburg, Florida. They share a home in Pinellas County, Florida with their 2 daughters, two cats, and a dog.