Karl Zufelt

Karl Zufelt is a knowledgeable attorney with an impressive track record of success in bankruptcy law. He is a great legal advocate to work with throughout the entirety of the chapter 7 bankruptcy process.

Academic and Career Background

Prior to launching his career as a bankruptcy attorney, Karl Zufelt attended Utah State University as an undergraduate. He later studied at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1975, and then served 14 years with the IRS District Counsel, Los Angeles as a trial attorney specializing in tax litigation. In private practice he was affiliated with the tax law firm Saavedra & Zufelt in Long Beach, California until relocating his individual practice to Northridge, California.

Practice Areas

Karl Zufelt works exclusively in tax and bankruptcy law. The vast majority of the cases he handles involve chapter 7 bankruptcy. Most of his bankruptcy clients desire to start over with a clean slate, but they recognize the risks inherent in attempting to do so. Thankfully, with Karl Zufelt’s help, the risks associated with chapter 7 bankruptcy can be minimized, leaving clients free to move on with their lives, free of the burden of insurmountable debt.


Compassion is an essential, but underrated quality in a bankruptcy attorney. Although many clients have ended up in terrible financial situations through no fault of their own, others have made mistakes along the way. However, in the midst of such turmoil, the last thing they need is judgment from coldhearted and disrespectful attorneys. A good bankruptcy lawyer is able to educate clients on the chapter 7 process, but without coming across as judgmental or uncaring. Karl Zufelt cares deeply about the wellbeing of his clients and wants nothing more than to facilitate a fresh start. He prides himself on his ability to build strong relationships with his clients, who can take solace in knowing that he is 100 percent on their side.

If you are interested in filing for chapter 7 bankruptcy or would like to discuss some other tax or bankruptcy concern, you are encouraged to reach out to Karl Zufelt. He will work hard to ensure that your journey through the bankruptcy process is as stress-free as possible. Get in touch today to learn more about his approach to bankruptcy law — and how, with his help, you can finally get your life back.


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