Stephen Opperwall

Stephen Opperwall

Law Offices of Stephen G. Opperwall
  • California
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Stephen G. Opperwall has 35+ years of experience representing clients in civil lawsuits.

In 1997, Mr. Opperwall was first designated a Certified Specialist in Creditors' Rights, a specialist designation that has been earned by only 8 attorneys in California.

In 2007, Mr. Opperwall was also named to the list of Super Lawyers of Northern California, a list that is reserved for the top 5% of attorneys.

Mr. Opperwall has been named to the Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an exclusive group of attorneys who have recovered $2,000,000 or more for at least one client, something which Mr. Opperwall has done multiple times. The Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum has only 4,000 members nationwide.

Mr. Opperwall represents clients in civil litigation focusing on creditors' rights, and also including a range of other issues in business, commercial law, and bankruptcy.

Practice includes lawsuits involving creditors rights, debt collection, judgment enforcement, contracts, real property, fraud, secured transactions, bankruptcy, and other aspects of business law, commercial law, and bankruptcy law.

Additional Practice Areas
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Creditors' Rights and Remedies
  • Judgment enforcement
  • Security interest enforcement
  • Bankruptcy (representing Creditors)
  • Debt collection
  • Civil litigation
  • Commercial litigation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Initial telephone consultation at no charge. Minimum retainer: $5,000 Minimum hourly rate: $395
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
9th Circuit
California (U.S. District Courts)
U.S. Supreme Court
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Law Offices of Stephen G. Opperwall
Santa Clara University School of Law
J.D. (1981) | Law
Oxford University
Legal Studies | Law
Calvin College
B.A. (1975) | Pre Law
Professional Associations
California Creditors Bar Association
California State Bar # 100057
- Current
United States Supreme Court -- Admitted to practice
United States Supreme Court
Super Lawyers of Northern California (in Creditors Rights, Bankruptcy, and Commercial Litigation)
Super Lawyers of Northern California
Certified Specialist in Creditors Rights
American Board of Certification
Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum - Member
Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum
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Social Media
Contact & Map
4900 Hopyard Road, Suite 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Telephone: (925) 417-0300
Fax: (925) 417-0301