Meet the Team

  • Award Winning Attorney
  • Spanish Speaking Staff Available
  • Free Consultations Available
  • Experienced Consumer Attorney and Staff
  • Firm with Nationwide Presence
  • Free Legal Representation Available for Certain Claims
  • Dedicated and Caring Staff

Amy Lynn Bennecoff Ginsburg (Attorney)

Amy is a graduate of Drexel University, holding dual Bachelor of Science degrees in Political Science and International Area Studies. Following graduation from college, she earned her law degree from Widener University School of Law.

Since law school she has practiced in various areas of civil litigation including real estate, commercial, personal injury, and bankruptcy. Her current practice area involves representing consumers in Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Pennsylvania Fair Credit Extension Uniformity Act, Truth in Lending, Lemon Law, breach of warranty, and consumer fraud cases, as well as representing consumers in debt defense cases and foreclosures. She has been interviewed on various talk shows and news programs on consumer issues.

She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Tennessee, Wyoming, California, Florida, Texas and Arizona. In addition she is admitted to practice before the following U.S. District Courts: District Courts of New Jersey; Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Pennsylvania; Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Tennessee; District of Colorado; Eastern, Southern, Northern, and Western Districts of Texas; Southern, Central, Northern, and Eastern Districts of California; Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas; Northern District of Ohio; Central and Northern Districts of Illinois; Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan; District Court of Maryland; Northern , Southern and Middle Districts of Florida; District of Columbia; District of Arizona; and District of Wyoming. She is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court and Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
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In her free time, Amy enjoys spending time with her family and traveling. Amy is also very involved in her community and serves on the Boards of the Wissahickon School District and Montgomery County Intermediate Unit.

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Heather Matt (Officer Manager)

Heather joins us with over a decade of experience in management.  She managed a clinical trial for a national oncology research study. She also worked with a major regional hospital, managing their house staff affairs (including coordinating with undergraduate medical students, residents and fellows), and managing the development and implementation of their personnel evaluation software. Heather has a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from West Chester University.

Heather enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering in her children’s school.

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Melanie Panasiuk (Senior Paralegal)

Melanie has extensive litigation experience, primarily with consumer litigation matters. She worked as a Senior Litigation Paralegal for a consumer litigation firm for six years, preparing pleadings, managing calendar deadlines, and handling court submissions. Prior that Melanie worked in the Philadelphia Public Defender’s Office, The Philadelphia Reentry Coalition, and the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program. Melanie has a degree in Criminal Justice from Temple University. She is also a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Pennsylvania.

Melanie enjoys spending time with her family and recently took up golf as a hobby. Fun fact about Melanie – she has a twin sister!

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Gracie Klein (Senior Paralegal)

Gracie Klein is a paralegal with our firm, handling lemon law, consumer debt defense and bankruptcy work.  She has twenty-five years’ experience handling consumer litigation matters.  Gracie graduated from Temple University with degrees in Psychology and English and Villanova School of Law with a Juris Doctor degree.  Gracie looks forward to working with our clients and helping navigate stressful situations.

In her spare time, Gracie enjoys spending time with her family, Pilates and hiking.

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Shannon Bellfield (Paralegal)

Shannon Bellfield is a paralegal with our firm, handling debt defense matters.  She is originally from Virginia, and traveled up to Pennsylvania after graduating high school to attend Penn State – Abington campus. At Penn State, she focused her studies on Criminal Justice and Psychology. Although she was granted an academic scholarship, she would say being recruited to play on the Volleyball team was a great plus!

She always enjoys telling others she is the oldest of six siblings, and they are all her pride and joy. Being the oldest of a big family taught her responsibility and compassion at an early age, which she makes sure to carry with her during everyday interactions and in the work she produces.

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Dhazzle Dawn Siloy (Legal Assistant)

Dhazzle has a degree in social anthropology from the University of the Philippines Baguio and a law degree from the University of Cordilleras. Her experience includes handling social security disability claims.  She currently assists debt defense clients with our practice.

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Marc Royginaldi Acacio (Legal Assistant)

Marc has a degree in nursing from Our Lady of Fatima University and a law degree from Cagayan State University in the Philippines. Prior to going to law school, he worked for two pharmaceutical companies as a representative. He currently works with our TCPA, FDCPA, and FCRA clients.

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Bryan Alan Tabamo (Legal Assistant)

Bryan has a degree in aeronautical engineering from Cebu Aeronautical Technical School and a law degree from Xavier University College of Law in the Philippines. He has experience with both civil and criminal matters. Prior to going to law school, he worked in insurance underwriting and claims assessment. He currently works with our bankruptcy and lemon law clients.

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Alessandro Soriano (Legal Assistant/Client Support Coordinator)

Alessandro has a Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Bulacan State University. He also holds a law degree from the same university. He has worked in the legal profession, as well as handled social media campaigns and online marketing for service-based industries.

Alessandro assists clients with navigating the legal process, answering questions, providing updates, and coordinates with our team members to gather information.

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Faizan Shafi (Legal Assistant)

Faizan graduated from the University of Kashmir with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, focusing on project management. In addition to working as a project manager for several companies, he has experience managing social media and data pages. Faizan has also worked on philanthropic projects, securing grants for underprivileged children in his community. Faizan oversees file and calendar management and coordinates with new clients in our office.

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Jenny Kaye Aquino (Legal Assistant / Receptionist)

Jenny has a degree in Political Science from Mindanao State University – General Santos City. She has a background in customer service.

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