Michael Shavel - Hill Wallack, LLP

Michael Shavel
Hill Wallack, LLP
777 Township Line Road, Suite 250
Yardley, PA 19067


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Michael Shavel
Hill Wallack, LLP

Attorney Profile
Law School

Ohio Northern University
1986 - 1990




Michael J. Shavel is a partner of Hill Wallack LLP. He is a member of the Creditors’ Rights/Bankruptcy Practice Group.

Mr. Shavel concentrates his practice on bankruptcy reorganizations and workouts, debt and equity restructuring; banking, commercial, industrial, real estate and public debt transactions, including loan structuring and restructuring, debtor in possession financing, intercreditor relationship, lender liability prevention and defense.

Representative Clients

  • Lending institutions including Sovereign Bank; TD Bank, N.A.; Beneficial Bank; HSBC; Stonebridge Bank, Bank of America
  • Debtors and creditors including Ashford Health Systems; Todays Man, Inc.; Merry Go Round Enterprises; Allegheny Health Education and Research Foundation; Delaware Valley Medical Systems
  •  Mortgage lenders in litigation regarding RESPA, TILA, FDCPA, consumer fraud and other claims
  • Chapter 7 Trustee in litigation matters and bankruptcy disputes in the health care area
  • Lenders in work out and lender liability claims


  • Author, "Overview Stresses Chapter 7 Procedures," New Jersey Law Journal, 1994
  • Author, "Collection Practices in New Jersey," Lorman Business Institute, 1992
  • Speaker, "Negotiating Real Estate Loan Terms and Workout Options" February, 2010


  •  Member, American Bar Institute
  • Member, New Jersey State Bar Association Bankruptcy Section
  • Member, New Jersey State Bar Association Banking Section
  • Member, Turnaround Management Association
  • Member, Eastern District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Conference
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute

Mr. Shavel is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; State of New Jersey; State of New York, U.S. District Court for New Jersey; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida; All federal district courts in New York. He received his J.D. from Ohio Northern University with honors and his B.A. from Drew University.