D&R assists clients in filing for Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy.  We identify all options prior to insisting that our clients elect this type of filing.  We provide referrals to debt counselors and keep our clients informed as to all proceedings.  We strategically plan for Bankruptcy to give our clients the best chance of having a successful fresh start.




D&R specializes in recovering delinquent debts efficiently and affordably.  Our staff is trained to be sensitive to debtor’s financial situations, while simultaneously following the FDCPA guidelines.   It is our policy to keep clients informed during  the recovery process.  Our technology and staff allow us to support both large and small companies.

 Tax Law

At D&R, we represent clients in negotiations with the IRS and State Tax Departments.  We prepare tax returns for individuals, businesses, trusts and estates.  We monitor financial records and ensure taxes are paid promptly. Knowing how stressful these matters can be, we counsel our clients throughout the process while achieving the best possible results.

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Other Areas of practice: Business and Corporate Law, Workers’ Compensation, Municipal Law, Real Estate, Immigration, Family Law, Trusts and Estates and more.

Darrington & Rodriguez LLP is a law firm located in downtown Newark NJ specializing in Tax Law, Bankruptcy, and Collections. D&R originated long before opening their main office in a renovated NJ Loft.  In fact, D&R began at Bucknell University, where the partners first met.  Following their graduations, partner Raphael Darrington attended Rutgers Law School-Newark, while partner Laura Rodriguez  attended the University of Connecticut School of Law.  



D&R is comprised of two attorneys and a support staff dedicated to assisting clients during their more difficult financial times.  D&R can represent clients from NJ, NY & CT.  Approaching each case with our full attention and dedication, we aim to protect your interests and exceed your expectations.









Tax, Bankruptcy & Collection Attorneys

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