About Walter

Walter E. “Pete” Moak is an experienced bankruptcy attorney with over 30 years of practice in Arizona. He has successfully obtained a bankruptcy discharge for well over a thousand consumers like you giving them a fresh financial start free from the burden of overwhelming debts. He has served as the managing attorney of the Arizona office for the largest consumer bankruptcy firm in the nation. He has lectured to large groups of attorneys on the subject of Bankruptcy law in Arizona.

“Pete” Moak is a friendly and caring advocate for the rights of his clients. During the early years of his practice of law he focused on real estate law and represented a very active real estate broker and home builder. He is a graduate of the Arizona School of Real Estate and has experience in home mortgage lending laws.

“Pete” Moak is also an experienced trial attorney. He has successfully conducted over 50 jury trials throughout the state of Arizona. He served as the Arizona Trial Counsel for ITT Hartford, the Southwest Regional Manager for the legal offices at Allstate Insurance Company. He has a strong background as a consumer advocate protecting the rights of debtors and injury victims.

Other Considerations/Memberships:

  • State Bar of Arizona since 1977
  • Maricopa County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Bankruptcy Academy
  • National Association of Virtual Bankruptcy Assistants
  • Admitted to practice in all Arizona State Courts and U.S. District court for the District of Arizona
  • BV rating from Martindale-Hubbell which is the highest award given for legal ability and high ethical standard
  • Legal Match Certified

Walter E. “Pete” Moak is considered one of the nation’s foremost experts on how to file personal bankruptcy. He has been featured in national and regional media outlets.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, 1977
  • Louisiana, 1973
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 1977

Education

  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    • J.D. – 1973
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

    • B.A.

Honors and Awards

  • BV rating from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Legal Match Certified

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Arizona, 1977 – Present
  • Maricopa County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Bankruptcy Academy
  • National Association of Virtual Bankruptcy Assistants