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Erin K. Brignola

“Every question no matter how simple deserves a quick, understandable and reasonable answer so that each client can plan for their future”.


              Erin K. Brignola recently joined Gellert Seitz Busenkell & Brown, LLC to add her 30+ years of legal knowledge and experience in Consumer Bankruptcy litigation and small-business bankruptcy representation. Recognized by her peers annually since 2001 as a “Top Lawyer” in Consumer Bankruptcy, she devotes 95% of her practice to helping people file successfully for debt relief.


               Erin’s personal and attentive representation of thousands of satisfied clients insures her notable recognition of the top 1% of America’s Most Honored Lawyers for client satisfaction. Erin provides attention to detail to tailor her representation to each client’s individual needs.


               Erin is an experienced and accredited mediator and provides not only debt relief options but practical solutions to inter-related issues in other areas of the law including family law, real estate closing and title law, and she offers simple wills, and agency documents (POA/AHD).


               As a Consumer Bankruptcy attorney, Erin provides a complete analysis of a possible federal court filing which when timely filed will provide relief from creditor harassment or attachment. She provides remedies for each individual and /or small business owner to protect their assets including their home, cars, bank accounts, retirement accounts and their business and income livelihood. Representation in federal court will lead to stopping most state court actions for the benefit of a fresh start for her clients.


               Erin has and continues to actively serve her Delaware Community as a legal service volunteer attorney for the Delaware State Bar Association, and Delaware Volunteer Legal Services and serves on the referral panel.  Since the inception in 2006, she has proudly served as the Vice-Chair to the Consumer Bankruptcy Section to assist and mentor other attorneys to become better advocates for their clients. She is well known in the Delaware legal community as someone who is easily approachable and will always try to help. Erin is a member of many organizations both locally and nationally to continue her education to provide for her clients the best possible results.


               2022 marked the 10th year anniversary of producing DE Consumer Bankruptcy Forum—for Bankruptcy Chapter 13 Judge Shannon and his committee members--which Erin relishes as a successful honor.


               Erin has been a speaker and guest lecturer for many local and national organizations regarding the elements of bankruptcy case law and the interaction of bankruptcy law in family law, real estate title and foreclosure issues and wills and inheritance.  Call Erin with your questions so that she and her team can help you.

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J.D., Widener University Delaware Law School (1988)
B.S., Accounting Mount Saint Mary's (1985)

Bar Admissions

  • Delaware

  • Pennsylvania

Associations, Honors & Awards

  • NACBA - National Association for Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

  • ABI - American Bankruptcy Institute

  • IWIRC - International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation-DE

  • NACTT – ACADEMY - Chapter 13 news/ articles on national cases

  • American Inn of Court Bankruptcy Delaware—Master and Mentor

  • DSBA - Delaware State Bar Association sections: Family Law; Women and Law; Real & Personal Property; Estates & Trusts; VICE CHAIR-Bankruptcy Section since 2006

  • inducted as a Fellow in The American College of Bankruptcy35h Class of the College at its Annual Meeting, March 2024, in Washington, D.C.

Contact Erin:

P: 302-425-5807 | F: 302-425-5814

Debt Relief Agent: DE & PA

NACBA/ABI/ DSBA-Vice Chair Consumer Bankruptcy/ IWIRC

DSBA: Bankruptcy/ Women & Law/ Family Law/ Estates & Trusts/ Real & Personal Property/ DE Lawyer referral & DVLS Volunteer LinkedIn/ Top Lawyers DE 2001-2022/ Martindale/AVVO A+ 5*


1201 N. Orange Street, Suite 300
Wilmington, Delaware 19801

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