James P. Frego II
Jim is the Founder and Managing Partner of Frego and Associates, which has been the largest bankruptcy law firm in Michigan since 2005 and is among the top 10 in the nation. Nationally recognized as an expert in the field, Jim has dedicated most of his legal career to helping people get debt relief from financial concerns of all kinds. He has used his knowledge and experience to teach bankruptcy to attorneys at several classes and seminars. A graduate of the University of Michigan and Loyola Law School, Jim has filed and handled more bankruptcy cases than anyone else in the history of the State of Michigan and has been certified as one of the few Specialists in Consumer Bankruptcy- a select group. Jim’s passion for helping people comes from his belief that everyone deserves a second chance and sometimes bad things happen to good people.
Danielle M. Miller
Danielle is an Assistant Managing Partner at Frego & Associates. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan and University of Michigan Law School. She has been practicing bankruptcy exclusively since 2004 and has adeptly & successfully handled thousands of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases. Danielle is dedicated, driven to find solutions that meet the individual needs of prospective clients, and is committed to making sure everyone can have access to competent and affordable legal help.
Glen T. Turpening
Glen is one of the Partners at Frego & Associates. He has been practicing Consumer Bankruptcy since 2003, and has successfully handled thousands of cases. Glen thoroughly enjoys meeting new clients, helping them navigate their financial issues and aiding them in overcoming monetary difficulties.
David S. Wilkinson
David is also a Partner at Frego & Associates. Dave chose to specialize in Bankruptcy Law because he believes it is one of the few areas where you can make a positive impact for your client in a short period of time. He enjoys the “problem solving” aspect of Bankruptcy cases and is certain that every client’s situation has a solution. Prior to working at Frego and Associates, Dave worked as an Assistant County Prosecutor. Dave has practiced bankruptcy exclusively since 2005.
Jay E. Piggott
Jay is a Partner at Frego & Associates. He graduated from Wayne State University Law School in 2004 and since that time has practiced exclusively in the area of Bankruptcy. He has handled thousands of cases in both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Jay is a welcoming, approachable bankruptcy attorney skilled in helping clients find feasible and reasonable solutions to their most pressing financial problems.
Mandi L. Sokana
Mandi Sokana is a partner in the firm, and a 2006 graduate of Wayne State Law School. She has been practicing Bankruptcy Law since 2007. Mandi has a passion for helping people and loves knowing that Bankruptcy gives people the Fresh Start they often need.
Eric P. Mulka
Eric is Partner at Frego & Associates. Eric has been practicing bankruptcy law since 2010, and has been with the firm his entire legal career. Eric graduated from the University of Michigan, and graduated Cum Laude from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Eric has helped individuals navigate their financial hardships in over 2000 cases. He enjoys bankruptcy law for its complexity and focuses his efforts on relieving his client’s anxiety and frustrations experienced at some of the most troubling period, of their lives.
Toni D. Valchanov
Toni is an Associate Attorney at Frego and Associates. Prior to becoming an Attorney, Toni was a Paralegal with Frego and Associates. Because he enjoys seeing the results of his focus and energy on a daily basis, Toni became a Bankruptcy Attorney. He relishes finding purpose in the service of a higher cause – helping out people who truly need help.
Joseph L. Bernwanger
Joseph has been a practicing bankruptcy attorney since 2008. He graduated from Wayne State University in Detroit in 2004 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, and he obtained his law degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law in 2008. Joe treats each and every client with the respect they’re entitled to. He doesn’t judge or offer blame, but will compassionately guide the client through some of the most difficult times of their lives. He has helped clients deal with foreclosures, overbearing debt collectors, traffic tickets and misdemeanors, family conflicts and custody issues, and with general legal representation.
Madiha Z. Nasser
Madiha Nasser graduated from Western Michigan Thomas M. Cooley University. She practiced general civil law for four years before joining Frego & Associates. She truly enjoys helping clients with their financial problems and believes that everyone deserves a second chance. She is very friendly, patient, and knowledgeable.
Sagar P. Rathod
Sagar has been practicing law since 2014, after he graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy-School of Law. Sagar attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison until 2009, where he received a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Political Science, History, and Communications in Media.
Growing up Sagar dreamed of being an attorney. Since coming to Frego & Associates, he has been able to help clients navigate their financial situations as they go through bankruptcy. He constantly strives to help each and every client get the fresh start they are looking for.
Jacinda M. White
Jacinda is an Associate Attorney at Frego & Associates. She has extensive training in the area of corporate law, having graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Prior to joining Frego & Associates, while in private practice, she primarily advised not-for profit organizations regarding their legal matters. Jacinda is passionate about helping people solve their financial issues using an individualistic approach, tailor-made for each client’s needs. Jacinda holds the firm belief that financial restoration is a true and attainable goal for each and every person seeking assistance from Frego & Associates and looks forward to helping each client achieve that goal.
Glenn L. Williams
As an attorney with over 30 years of experience, Glenn Williams grew beyond his focus on corporate law and, in 2014, decided to help people on an individual basis by moving to consumer bankruptcy law. A graduate of Howard University and the Ohio State University College of Law, Glenn’s career has shown him that financial mishaps can happen to the best of us…and everyone deserves a second chance!