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Angel Bakov

Angel_BakovAngel was born in Bulgaria and came to the United States at the age of 12 speaking no English.  By the time he was in high school, Angel not only mastered the language, but was an honor student.   Angel went on to the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana where he majored in Finance and spent several semesters on the Dean's List, at the same time playing for the University's men's soccer team.       

Angel attended law school at Loyola in Chicago, Illinois where he again reached the Dean's List.  While in law school, Angel also spent time working to gain added experience in the field of law by clerking with a law firm focusing on aspects of workers' compensation laws. Upon graduating law school, Angel received a certificate in advocacy.  

Immediately out of law school, Angel spent time volunteering at a legal aid hotline which helps low income individuals with consumer debt issues.  It was there that Angel developed his desire to work as a consumers advocate helping individuals with protecting their rights as a consumer in the marketplace.  Angel handles all aspects of litigation for SmithMarco in Fair Debt Collection Act cases, Fair Credit Reporting Act cases, and Lemon Law cases.