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bankruptcy Attorneys of Virginia Beach, Newport News and Richmond virginia

For over 20 years The Merna Law Group has been providing residents of eastern Virginia with compassionate and effective legal solutions to financial challenges. If you are are burdened with credit card debt, medical bills or facing foreclosure, garnishment or repossession, we can get you a fresh start.

Bankruptcy Attorneys of Virginia Beach, Newport News and Richmond Virginia 

For over 20 years The Merna Law Group has been providing residents of eastern Virginia with compassionate and effective legal solutions to financial challenges. If you are are not sure what to do with credit card debt and medical bills or facing foreclosure, garnishment or repossession, we can help you with a fresh start.

Bankruptcy Attorneys of Virginia

If you or a loved one are facing financial challenges that is resulting in foreclosure, wage garnishment or vehicle repossession then a quick response is required to prevent further harm. We have helped thousands of Virginia residents protect their homes, earnings and keep their vehicles. Call us today for a free consultation!

Stop repossession with bankruptcy.

STOP FORCLOSURE

Foreclosure is preventable with the right guidance and actions.

STOP FORCLOSURE

Foreclosure is preventable with the right guidance and actions.

STOP GARNISHMENT

Taking quick steps now can prevent your paycheck from being taken.

STOP GARNISHMENT

Taking quick steps now can prevent your paycheck from being taken.

STOP REPOSSESION

You do not have to lose your vehicle during hard financial times.

STOP REPOSSESION

You do not have to lose your vehicle during hard financial times.

LEADING VIRGINIA BANRUPTCY ATTORNEYS

john g merna, esq.

john g merna, esq.

Senior Attorney / Founder

John G. Merna, senior attorney and founder of The Merna Law Group, received his law degree (juris doctorate) from George Mason University School of Law.

He also holds a master’s degree in Journalism from the University of Arizona and a bachelor degree in Political Science from Virginia Tech.

He is admitted to practice law in both Virginia and California. John is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts in the Central and Eastern Districts of California and the Eastern District of Virginia Bankruptcy Court.

He is also a member of the Virginia State Bar,  the Virginia Beach Bar Association and The National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.

Genene E. Gardner, esq.

Genene E. Gardner, esq.

Associate Attorney

Genene E. Gardner, associate attorney, is a Virginia Beach native. She received her law degree (juris doctorate) from Regent University School of Law. She also received her bachelor degree from Longwood University. Genene is admitted to practice in Virginia and practices in the areas of family law and bankruptcy.

Genene is a member of the Virginia State Bar, The Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association and The Virginia Beach Bar Association. In her spare time she enjoys gardening.

jSebastiana R. Bradstreet, esq.

jSebastiana R. Bradstreet, esq.

Associate Attorney

Sebastiana Bradstreet is an associate attorney with The Merna Law Group. She attended undergrad in the Chicago area at Olivet Nazarene University, majoring in Political Science and History. She moved to Virginia to attend law school at Liberty University School of Law where she received her Juris Doctorate. Sebastiana is licensed to practice in Virginia and focuses on consumer Bankruptcy law in our Newport News office, as well as divorce and Estate Planning. In her spare time Sebastiana likes to hike with her family and rock climb.

Everyone at the office was very helpful and friendly. The attorney answered all of our questions and helped us through the entire process. He was also very helpful answering concerns that we had after the process was completed/over. Highly recommended!

William E.

Virginia Beach, VA

I met with John Merna and found him to be truthful, experienced and very personable. I would recommend him to anyone seeking legal representation. The experience was quick, straightforward and understandable. The administrative staff was also very supportive and helpful.

William E.

Virginia Beach, VA

A friendly staff and outstanding attorney who helped me through a difficult time in my life. Thanks to everyone at the Merna Law Group who helped me move on to and new chapter in my life debt free!

Mary F.

Richmond, VA

From the beginning of our journey, both my wife and I felt that we had chosen the right person to lead us thru this difficult time in our life. We felt that we could place our trust in this firm and be confident that we would receive the best legal advice out there. All of the staff was very attentive to our problem and worked diligently to help us resolve our credit problems in the best manner. We were extremely pleased with the guidance and advice given to us by John and his staff.

Daniel A.

Newport News, VA

The Merna Law Group, P.C.

The Merna Law Group, bankruptcy lawyers, is a premier bankruptcy law firm in the state of Virginia with lawyers serving Virginia Beach, Richmond and Newport News. Winners of over 35 awards for Excellence over the past 7 years, our expert attorneys have represented 1,000’s of clients in extremely successful bankruptcy and divorce cases and are some of the best bankruptcy attorneys in the state.  John G. Merna has also served as past President of the Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association.  Prior to establishing the firm in 2003, Mr.  Merna was the founder and partner in a prominent Los Angeles bankruptcy law firm.   His experience with clients under stress on both coasts played a significant part in his philosophy that meeting an attorney does not have to be an impersonal, confusing, or judgmental experience for clients.

AWARD WINNING BANKRUPCY ATTORNEYS 

The attorneys and staff at The Merna Law Group strive to provide accessible and understandable legal services in a stress-free and friendly environment. We invite you to give us a call.  We look forward to seeing the smile on your face when you realize how much better we can make your life.

OUR OFFICES

Our Virginia Beach, Newport News & Richmond offices service the following juridictions:  Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Suffolk, Isle of Wight, Smithfield, Hampton, Newport News, Yorktown, Gloucester, Williamsburg, Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield, Powhatan, Dinwiddie, Franklin, Accomack, Petersburg, Poquoson, Amelia, Prince George, Goochland, Charles City, Sussex, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Mechanicsville, Hanover, and Midlothian

IS BANKRUPTCY RIGHT FOR YOU?

Considering bankruptcy can be a confusing and emotional process. This process is often filled with misinformation. We have helped thousands of people just like you work through that process. We are here to help you too.

SHOULD YOU CONSIDER BANKRUPTCY?

Did you know, the three main causes of bankruptcy is divorce, severe illness and job loss? Many people are afraid of bankruptcy because it seems like an admission of failure. Nothing could be further from the truth.

OUR VIRGINIA BANKRUPTCY LAW OFFICES

VIRGINIA BEACH, VIRGINIA OFFICE
621 N. Lynnhaven Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
(757) 340-4070

NEWPORT NEWS, VIRGINIA OFFICE
11815 Fountain Way,
Suite 300
Newport News, VA 23606
(757) 599-9099

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA OFFICE

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