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The law office of Schachter Portnoy LLC has brought numerous lawsuits over the past decade against consumers in New York on behalf of clients such as Cavary Portfolio and many others. Their lawyers assist creditors and debt buyers with recovering bad debt in New York and New Jersey.

The lawyers at our firm are experienced negotiators and litigators. We fight lawsuits and assist with debt defense and settlement negotiations. Our attorneys have assisted hundreds of New Yorkers in achieving their debt relief goals. Our office will help identify your needs and can work with you to create an individualized debt resolution action plan. Call us to learn how we can help you resolve your debt matter with Schachter Portnoy LLC.

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Successful Client Settlement Stories

At the Law Office of Simon Goldenberg PLLC, we help people find solutions to nearly every type of unsecured debt, in nearly every stage of collection. We assist with pre-litigation settlement, debt lawsuit defense, and even post-judgment resolutions. This means that even if you've received a Marshal's wage garnishment or bank levy notice, it still may not be too late to get help. Each case and client is unique, and the sample cases below are not to be considered "typical". Prior results do not guarantee future performance. Contact us to learn more.

  1. A client retained our law firm for assistance with resolving a default judgment, with an outstanding balance of $15,600. The new york debt collection lawyers of Schachter Portnoy LLC brought the lawsuit on behalf of a debt buyer, Cavalry Portfolio Services, LLC, which acquired the debt from Washington Mutual Bank after multiple sales and assignments. Our debt relief lawyers negotiated to resolve the judgment debt for a settlement of $3,160. This resolution achieved a savings of $12,440 and reduced the debt by 80%. Additionally, the judgment was vacated as part of the deal.
  2. Our office was retained for assistance with a default judgment in the amount of over $22,250 owed to Chrysler Financial Company LLC for an automobile finance deficiency balance. Our attorneys helped the debtor settle the debt for just $4,500, saving the client over $17,750, and reducing the debt by a whopping 80%. The client no longer had concerns about the accrual of additional interest or that the Marshal would try to freeze his bank account. Furtheremore, the attorneys negotiated that judgment would be vacated, so that the client can avoid the adverse notation on his credit report.
  3. A client retained our attorneys for assistance with respect to a default judgment entered against him by Calvary SPV I, llc as assignee of HSBC Bank Nevada / Orchard Bank. The client had concerns about his bank account possibly being frozen or his wages being garnished, so he wanted to resolve the matter. The amount outstanding was approximately $1,475. Our law firm negotiated a settlement of $600, which saved the client $875, and alleviated any concerns about the judgment being executed against him.


Shachter Portnoy LLC was incorporated in New Jersey in 1999. They are a member of the National association of Retail Collection Attorneys. Their attorneys collect on Credit Cards, Credit Unions, Medical Debt, and they also assist in the enforcement of judgments by working with local Sheriff's offices and the New York City Marshals. Their New York Department of Consumer Affaris Debt Collection License number is: 1404654.

Schachter Portnoy NJ has an office located at 3490 U.S.Route 1 Bldg. 6, Princeton, NJ 08540. They also maintain an office in New York at 500 Summit Lake Drive, Suite 4A, Valhalla, NY 10595-1340.

The law firm partners are Howard Schachter and Darin Portnoy. The firm of Schachter Portnoy LLC handles collection of retail and commercial debt, including student loan, medical, credit card, and governmental debt.

They are members of the following organizations:

  • Association of Credit & Collection Professionals
  • Commercial Law League of America
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Mercer County Bar Association
  • Health Care Financial Management Association
  • New Jersey Association of Healthcare Administrative Management
  • New Jersey Chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • National Association of Subrogation Professionals

About Attorney Howard Schachter

Howard Schachter, Esq. is a senior partner. He was amitted to practice law in New York in 1991, and admitted in New Jersey and Pennsylvania i 1993. He is also admitted to the U.S. District Court of New Jersey, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals, in the Third Circuit. He was conferred with his Juris Doctorate degree in 1990 from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He attended Rutgers University for his undergraduate studies and earned a Bachelors of Sciences in Economic.

About Darin Portnoy, Attorney At Law

Darin Portnoy is a senior partner at the law firm of Shachter Portnoy LLC. He earned his Juris Doctorate with from New York Law School in 1998 and in the same year, he was admitted to practice law in the State courts of New York and New Jersey in 1998. For his undergraduate studies, he attended Kean College of New Jersey. Attorney Darin Portnoy handles matters such as debt collections, commercial litigation, creditors rights, contract litigation.

Can a lawyer help with a lawsuit or judgment from Schachter Portnoy LLC?

Whether you are interested in lawsuit defense, bankruptcy, or even assistance with settling the debt, contact our experienced legal team for a free phone evaluation. Consumers have vast rights in New York. You might be able to get out of your debt for much less then what you owe.

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Just as with every collection agency, Schachter Portnoy NJ NY must abide the federal laws such as the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. In NY, they must also conform to the local New York Regulations on debt collection agencies. They must not call you at abnormal hours and cannot disclose collection information to third-parties (including answering machines). They must validate the debt if a request has been properly made. Our lawyers can help you understand your rights.

The debt relief lawyers at the Law Office of Simon Goldenberg PLLC can protect from unlawful collection activity, and can even help pursue recovery for a meritorious claim. Our staff can help you understand your options with respect to resolving your debt with Schachter Portnoy.

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