Charles Schneider

Charles Schneider

Charles J. Schneider, P.C.

Livonia, MI

  • user-graduate Education Wayne State University Law School
  • Experience 44 years of experience year
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Offers Free Consultation

Practice Areas

Real Estate Law

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Michigan
    Since 1977

Spoken Languages

  • English: Spoken, Written


Mr. Schneider has been in practice for over 36 years. He has been a leader in the area of consumer bankruptcy law. He has been certified by the American Board of Certification sponsored by the American Bankruptcy Institute since 1995. He has co-authored the chapter on representing Consumers in Bankruptcies under Chapter 7 in the Michigan ICLE publication Handling Consumer and Small Bankruptcies in Michigan. He is currently rated as follows: Martindale-Hubbell "AV" "Preeminent" 2010 - 2014; 10 "Superb" 2010 - 2014; Client’s Choice Award 2013-2014; a "Leading Michigan Lawyer" 2014 by the Leading Lawyers Network; "Michigan Super Lawyer" 2011 & 2012 & 2013 by Thomson Reuters. His pro-bono awards are as follows: Pro Bono service recognition award, U.S. District Ct., Eastern District of Michigan for the years 2000, 2007, 2009 & 2011; a service recognition award from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan in 2013 for participating in the Access to Bankruptcy program. He has spoken and written for numerous national and local seminars sponsored by the; National Association of Chapter Thirteen Trustees; American Bankruptcy Institute; Detroit Consumer Bankruptcy Assoc. and the Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education. He is admitted to practice in the state of Michigan, the Eastern and Western U.S. District Courts; the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.

Professional Experience

  • Owner
    Charles J. Schneider, P.C.
    1977 - Current

Professional Associations

  • Consumer Bankruptcy Association of Detroit
    Executive Board Member
    2012 - Current


  • Wayne State University Law School
    J.D. (1977) | Law
    1974 - 1977


  • Certified Consumer Bankruptcy Specialist
    American Board of Certfication


  • 10.0 "Superb"


  • Strategies For Consumer Bankruptcy Appeals: The Nuances Of The Consumer Bankruptcy Appeal Process
    Thomson Reuters; Inside The Minds series
    February, 2012


  • Free Consultation Usually 1/2 hour