Sarah A. Okrzynski is the founding attorney and Managing Member of the firm. Ms. Okrzynski is a creditors’ rights attorney with over ten years of experience. Ms. Okrzynski has represented local, regional and national Banks, Lending Institutions, Credit Card Companies, Debt Buyers and other creditors. She has managed teams of paralegals and attorneys to meet the objectives of clients, focusing on cost effective and efficient litigation.
Ms. Okrzynski graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor’s Degree in Editorial Journalism. Upon graduation, Ms. Okrzynski attended law school at Northern Kentucky University, Salmon P. Chase College of Law. While in law school, Ms. Okrzynski worked for two different creditors' rights law firms giving her practical experience in this area of law prior to graduation. Ms. Okrzynski graduated in the top third of her class. Upon graduation, Ms. Okrzynski started her practice as the Supervising Collections Attorney at a Cincinnati law firm where she began her career in 2003. Since then, she has held positions as an Associate Litigation Counsel for a large foreclosure law firm in Cincinnati, Ohio and, most recently, Ms. Okrzynski held the position of Managing Attorney for the Default Services Practice Group of a regional law firm, focusing on foreclosure, bankruptcy and eviction law.
Ms. Okrzynski is a dog lover and a poodle fancier. She has three standard poodles and one miniature poodle. Two of her poodles were adopted from animal rescue organizations and she is a supporter of No Paws Left Behind, the Kentucky Humane Society and Stray Animal Adoption Program (SAAP) of Northern Kentucky.
State Bar Admissions: Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana
Federal Bar Admissions: USDistrict Court Northern & Southern District of Ohio USDistrict Court Eastern & Western District ofKentucky USDistrict Court Northern & Southern District of Indiana USDistrict Court Eastern & Western District of Michigan
Pamela S. Petas is an attorney focusing on creditor's rights and commercial litigation and appellate work including defense of claims against mortgage lenders and servicers within contested foreclosures, bankruptcy adversaries and other litigation. Ms. Petas is admitted to practice in all of the federal district and bankruptcy courts and state courts in Ohio and Kentucky and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Ms. Petas received her undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree from The Ohio State University and received her Juris Doctor from the University of Toledo, College of Law. Ms. Petas was licensed as an attorney in 1992 and most recently held the position as the Managing Attorney for the Litigation Practice Group in a mid-sized firm located in the greater Cincinnati area before striking out on her own. She has represented creditors in contested foreclosures and other consumer-driven litigation for over 15 years. Ms. Petas handles the firms contested and litigation cases.
State Bar Admissions: Ohio and Kentucky
Federal Bar Admissions: US District Court Northern & Southern District of Ohio US District Court Eastern & Western District of Kentucky US Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
Professional associations: Kentucky Bar Association Ohio Bar Association Cincinnati Bar Association