William J. Levant

William J. Levant

Location:
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Position:
Principal
Phone:
610-941-2474
Fax:
610-684-2020
Email:

William J. Levant is a principal in the firm's Blue Bell office, and a member of its commercial litigation department. His practice focuses on representing creditors, particularly small- and medium-sized financial institutions, in foreclosure, collection and workout matters, as creditors in both consumer and commercial bankruptcy cases, and on defending creditors in actions brought under the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and similar state statutes.

He has led several Continuing Legal Education seminars on creditors' rights topics, and has written articles for a number of area publications.

Mr. Levant also handles claims work for several title insurance underwriters doing business in Pennsylvania, bringing litigation on behalf of their insureds to resolve title insurance claims by correcting the title defects from which they arise.

Assistant:

Angela Wade
Phone: 610-941-2579
Fax: 610-684-2134
Email: awade@kaplaw.com

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate & Title Litigation
  • Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights
  • Creditors’ Rights and Financial Services

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1988
  • New Jersey, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1989
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1997

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1988
  • Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1982
    • Major: Computer Science

Classes/Seminars

  • Judgment Enforcement in Pennsylvania, Lorman, 2003 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, 2010 - 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, 1991 - Present
  • Montgomery Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute

Contact

wlevant@kaplaw.com

610-941-2474
  • Best Lawyers Best Law Firms U.S.News & World Report 2015
  • Philadelphia Ranking
    Tier 1 - Land Use &
    Zoning Litigation
  • Member of msi Global Alliance | Independent Legal & Accounting Firms
  • Business Journal Law Firm | Top 50 | 2012