About Our Firm

NOVAK LAW OFFICE, P.C. is a boutique law firm with an emphasis on bankruptcy, insolvency, debtors’ and creditors’ rights law.  In addition, the firm handles many general practice matters.  Anthony S. Novak, along with several experienced paralegals and support staff, place a high emphasis on representation of businesses, corporations and individuals in the Bankruptcy Court.  Often times, businesses and individuals are temporarily financially distressed and seek the protection of the Bankruptcy Court to afford the company or the individual reorganization and/or a fresh start.


 With over 30 years of experience, Novak Law Office, P.C. can assist in stopping lawsuits, foreclosures, wage garnishments and harassing phone calls.  Different chapters of bankruptcy and federal law are utilized by the firm: All Debt Relief - Chapter 13 - (individual reorganization); Chapter 11-  (individual and business reorganization); Chapter 7 - (individuals and corporations), Chapter 12 - (farmers), as well as debt workouts and asset protection.  Partner Anthony S. Novak serves as a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Connecticut.  Attorney Novak has been a Chapter 7 Trustee for over 22 years.  He also serves as a Chapter 12 Bankruptcy Trustee, one of two trustees for the entire State of Connecticut.  In their general practice of law, the law firm practice is in  business/commercial law, general business law, contract law, tax law and provides representation of individuals before the IRS and State of Connecticut Tax Departments.  Attorney Novak is a member of the Commercial and Bankruptcy Sections of the Connecticut Bar Association, National Association of Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustees and the American Bankruptcy Institute.

Experienced Bankruptcy Lawyer who provides solutions under the bankruptcy law.


Many people are struggling with overwhelming debt.  Credit cards, medical bills, business failures, home foreclosures, wage garnishments and drastic life changes including divorce, death of spouse or loss of employment are just some of the problems people are experiencing today.  There may be solutions to your financial problems.  You may be eligible for various types of relief under Federal Bankruptcy Law.

We are a federal designated Debt Relief Agency under the United States Bankruptcy Laws.  We assist people with finding solutions to their debt and credit problems including, where appropriate, assisting them with the filing of petitions for relief under the United States Bankruptcy Code.

Attorney Anthony Novak and Novak Law Office, P.C. offer our clients more than three decades of experience in the practice of commercial and bankruptcy law.  We have limited our practice to commercial and bankruptcy law since 1983.  Limiting my practice to commercial and bankruptcy law has allowed me to develop an expertise in the highly complex and specialized field of bankruptcy law. 

IT IS IMPORTANT TO CHOOSE A BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY WITH KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE.

Bankruptcy is a complex area of federal law.  Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure and conflicting Bankruptcy Court rulings from over 200 Bankruptcy Courts and Appeals Courts can create a complex and confusing set of rules and procedures.  When you choose Novak Law Office, P.C. to assist you with your financial problems, you will have the benefit of an experienced bankruptcy attorney who is familiar with the Connecticut Bankruptcy Courts, has successfully represented 1000s of individuals and businesses and has served, and continues to serve, for over 22 years on the Panel of Chapter 7 Trustees.

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