The Law Office of Joseph Perl specializes in helping companies and individuals with their debt collection, civil litigation, judgement enforcement, and bankruptcy needs. 

Joseph Perl is an attorney admitted to practice in Massachusetts, New York, and in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. He has worked extensively on cases involving debtor and creditor disputes, judgment enforcement, foreclosures, and general civil litigation matters. He practices in courts in the greater Boston area and throughout Massachusetts.  Mr. Perl enjoys advising clients and helping them come up with the best strategy to deal with their legal issue at hand.

Joseph Perl, specializes in civil litigation with a focus on debtor and creditor disputes and debt collection. In every case, his goal is to work with you or your company to most efficiently recover the amounts owed to you. 

​Mr. Perl helps clients with a variety of issues including:

Judgment Enforcement (debt collection):
– Recovery of defendant’s undisclosed assets
– Levies on real estate, bank accounts, and investment accounts
– Wage garnishments
– Actions to reach and apply defendant’s income and assets such as accounts receivable and stock certificates 
– Objections to bankruptcy discharges
– Bank account subpoenas
– Domestication of out of state judgments
– Receiverships
– Enforcement of arbitration awards

General Civil Litigation:
– Debtor and creditor litigation
​- Breach of promissory note
– Contract disputes involving litigation over sales of goods or services, software litigation
– Employees’ claims for violation of the wage act

Mortgage Foreclosure
– Handle all statutory compliance related to foreclosures including all legal notices, recordings, and publication
– Complaints under the Service members Civil Relief Act

– Represent debtors in chapter 7 bankruptcy filings

Transnational Litigation
– Law suits involving companies, governmental agencies, and individuals living or doing business outside of the U.S.
– Compliance with Hague Convention rules on serving parties abroad
– Experience with conflicts of laws issues and issues of jurisdiction in complex disputes

Shareholder Litigation
– Minority and majority shareholder disputes involving:
failure to pay dividends
– Depriving minority shareholders of right to participate in the business
– Forced buyouts of shares​

When you work with Mr. Perl you can expect to be kept informed about every stage of your case, and that your questions will be promptly answered.

Bar Memberships: Massachusetts, New York, United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, the Southern District of New York, and the Eastern District of New York. ​

In 2010, Mr. Perl earned a J.D., magna cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School. While a student, he focused his studies on financial law and insurance law, and wrote a research paper entitled “Wings of Exchange”: Our Past and Future Laws of Money. He is proficient in Spanish and Armenian.

Law Office of Joseph Perl
Phone: (781) 704-7047
Please call or email to arrange an appointment. Serving all of Massachusetts and New York.

Massachusetts Location 
203 Arlington Street
Suite 2, Second Floor
Watertown, MA 02472

New York Location
11 Broadway, Suite 615
New York, NY 10004
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