Thomas J. Pereira has been practicing law for over 35 years in the field of asset investigation and collections.  Prior to forming his law firm, Pereira graduated magna cum laude from The University of Detroit School of Law and then served a two-year clerkship with a United States District Court Judge.  Thereafter, he taught commercial law at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and at Oakland University in Rochester Hills, Michigan.  In between collecting money for clients, Pereira authored and conducted nationwide seminars for healthcare providers.  For more accomplishments, click here.

Patricia Burke-Devine (“Pattye”) coordinates client contact with the legal and investigative staff.  She provides our clients with up-to-date status reports in a pleasant, no-hurry manner.  Pattye received her Bachelor’s of Arts degree in English and Journalism from Madonna University and has been with the Pereira Law Firm for 18 years.

Attorney Robert S. Hollander graduated from Michigan State University and Cooley Law School. He joined Pereira Law Firm after 37 years of practice in Real Estate law assisting individuals, corporations, and property management companies with buying and selling of single family homes, office buildings, apartment complexes, and manufactured housing communities.  He has extensive litigation experience and a proven record in collecting money for clients.  He has achieved the highest attorney rating from Avvo and Martindale Hubbell.  Clients describe Bob as very attentive, responsive to their questions, and follows through on their files. Bob gets his clients their money without a hassle.

Susan Okoniewski, C.P.A., provides The Pereira Law Firm with the expertise in accounting and tracing business assets from one company to another.  We rely heavily on Susan for her 25 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant.  Susan handles many of the complex business issues in locating assets for inactive, merged or dissolved businesses.  Susan graduated from Oakland University with an accounting degree and is a licensed C.P.A.