Robert L. Schmidt

Robert L. Schmidt

Morristown, New Jersey
Attorney, Robert L. Schmidt is a partner at the firm.  For nearly 20 years, Robert has devoted his practice to assisting financially distressed individuals and small businesses throughout northern and central New Jersey.  Robert represents clients in the areas of bankruptcy, creditor workouts and foreclosure defense.   Robert has also prosecuted and defended clients in litigation matters and appeals in the United States Bankruptcy Court and the Superior Court of New Jersey. 
Robert is currently the co-chair of the Bankruptcy Section of the Morris County Bar Association and spent numerous years instructing younger attorneys as a Barrister for the New Jersey Bankruptcy Section of American Inns of Court. 


Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Debtor / Creditor Workouts

Litigation Percentage

  • 15% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1999
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1999


  • Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1997
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Business, Camden
    • M.B.A. - 1993
    • Major: Finance
  • Stockton State College
    • B.A. - 1990
    • Major: Business Administration
    • Major: Finance


  • Speaker, Engagements Relating to Field of Bankruptcy

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association, 2000 - Present
  • Somerset & Morris County Bar Associations
  • New Jersey Bankruptcy Inn of Court, Barrister
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro Bono work in Mercer and Somerset Counties, 2000 - Present