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Joel B. Blumberg, Esq.
Managing Partner
Creditor Collections, Attorneys and Counselors

Attorney Joel B. Blumberg has been providing diligent and aggressive legal services to US and international creditors for twenty years. The law firm represents creditors in the collection of delinquent debts and open accounts.

Joel B. Blumberg, P.A., lawyer and counselor, can handle all aspects of the collection of commercial debts and claims in state court, federal court and arbitration tribunals. The law firm serves clients in the collection of commercial claims and debts throughout the state of Florida, and can assist international clients with their collections throughout the United States.

Areas of Practice

  • Creditor/Debtor
  • Commercial Collections
  • Contract Disputes
  • International Collections
  • International Debt Collections
  • Lien and Mortgage Foreclosures
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • International Law

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit


  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
    • J.D. - 1987
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    • B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) - 1984
    • Honors: Political Science Honors Program
    • Major: International Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar Association, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member
Webinar at a glance:

Date: September 14-15, 2011
Time: 09: 00am EST -- What time is this for me?

This 2-day webinar will provide you with vital information on collecting receivables and judgments in the United States, presented by instructor, Joel B. Blumberg, Esq., Creditor Collections, Attorneys and Counselors.

Topics to be covered include:

Overview of the U.S. Court System

  • State Court System
  • Federal Court System
  • Arbitration


Considerations in Pursuing Claims/Suits

  • Costs
  • Amount of Claim
  • Translations/Exchange Rates
  • Pursuing legal remedies in the US or the creditors’ forum.


Foreign Judgment Collection

  • Properly perfecting Foreign Judgment
  • The Uniform Out of Country Foreign Money Judgment Act
  • Defenses to Enforcement

Enforcement of Claims & Judgments: Remedies

  • The US Government and Courts do not directly assist with the collection of private (civil) judgments
  • Financial Disclosures
  • Garnishments/Execution
  • Exemptions and Immunities to Enforcement


Attorney’s Fees Associated with Collections

  • Contingency Fees
  • Hourly fees
  • Flat Fees
  • “Blended” Fee Arrangement

Earn CICP Points for Participating

Certified International Credit Professionals (CICP’s) will earn 1 professional development points for participation in the FCIB Webinar (2 consecutive webinar sessions). 

Is your credit team certified? Learn more about the most prestigious professional designation in the field of International Credit and Risk Management.

Registration Fees
FCIB Member: Non-Member:
(total for both sessions)
(total for both sessions)

Registration Fees Include:

  • One telephone and web connection at one physical location
  • Unlimited number of participants from the same company at the same physical location (all participants must be registered to receive the Certificate of Attendance)

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Registration fees, less a $50 processing fee will be refunded for written cancellations received 7 days before the program start date. No refunds for cancellations within 7 days of the program start date. Substitutions are permitted.

Certificate of Attendance

Participants who attend both webinar sessions on September 14 and 15 will receive a Certificate of Attendance.