Meet Our Team

Michael Jaafar, Esq.

Founder

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

State of Michigan

888-324-7629


Michael Jaafar believes that his most important objective when he’s in court for his clients is to be as aggressive as possible, and to win. His first trial was when he had been licensed for only a few months. He received a phone call from an older attorney who had a conflict, and had to leave the trial without any notice.
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David Ienna, Esq.

Partner & President

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan

State of Michigan

888-324-7629


David Ienna is the President and a Partner in Fairmax Law™. He attended the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada and graduated with a Bachelor in Biological Sciences in 2008. He then obtained his Juris Doctor in 2012 from the University of Toledo, College of Law.
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Aaron Kimbrell

Partner

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

State of Ohio

888-324-7629


Aaron Kimbrell is an attorney at Fairmax Law. He graduated from the Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a minor in Communications. After Ohio State, he graduated from The University of Akron School of Law in two and a half years.

Ray Rahal, Esq

Associate Attorney

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

State of Michigan

888-324-7629


Ray has had a distinguished career in helping people. The saying in our office that is ascribed to Ray is that he “specialized in people.” Ray routinely files or oversees dozens of consumer bankruptcies every month and is a tireless advocate for the underserved and underprivileged.
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Terrance Hiller, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Admitted in:
Eastern District of Michigan
State of Michigan

888-324-7629


Terrance Hiller is a graduate of the Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University, and has been practicing bankruptcy law for two decades. He has represented many different types of clients in bankruptcy courts across the nation, including debtors, creditors, commercial landlords and trustees. He has successfully argued cases in the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and has been involved in many complex litigation cases throughout his career. Mr. Hiller is a competent and compassionate lawyer, who strives to accomplish his clients’ goals and guide them safely through the complicated legal process. In his leisure time, Mr. Hiller enjoys spending time with his two teenage children, playing golf, and attending sporting events.

Bruce R. Freedman

Associate Attorney

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

State of Ohio

888-324-7629


Bruce R. Freedman is a consumer and business consultant, litigator, and trusted legal advisor to small and medium sized businesses as well as individuals, ranging from crisis management problems to day-to-day legal issues. Pulling from his background in business and commercial litigation, Bruce has become a first-call attorney for his clients on a wide variety of issues, providing assistance related to general commercial, business, personal and family matters, tort and general legal questions and problems.

Hameed Dakroub, Esq.

Associate

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

State of Michigan

888-324-7629


Mr. Dakroub has received a Certificate of Completion in the areas of probate and estate planning issued by the Institute of Continuing Legal Education and the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the State Bar of Michigan. He is also a Wealth Counsel Member.
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Dena Sana

Associate Attorney

State of Michigan

888-324-7629


Dena Sana received her Bachelors’ in Political Science with a minor in psychology in 2012. She went on to attend the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and obtained her Juris Doctor in 2016. Dena practices in the field of civil litigation.


Mike Burr

Of Counsel

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

State of Illinois

888-324-7629


Mike Burr has been practicing for 20 years handling all aspects of representing bankruptcy debtors in Chapter 13, 11, and 7 cases. He has been the primary brief-writer for his firm’s litigation and appeals.

Austin Smith

Attorney, Of Counsel; Student Loan Litigation

Admitted in:

U.S. District Court, Colorado

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

State of New York

888-324-7629


Austin Smith is a litigator who focuses on discharging student loans in bankruptcy. Mr. Smith's article, The Misinterpretation of 11 USC 523(a)(8), was foundational in articulating the proper scope and application of the student loan non-dischargeability provision of the Bankruptcy Code, and its arguments and reasoning have been adopted by bankruptcy courts all across the country.