Walter J. Onacewicz

Walter J. Onacewicz

Bloomfield, Connecticut
Born in Connecticut, Attorney Onacewicz is admitted to practice before Connecticut and Massachusetts state and federal courts, and the U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan and Southern District of New York.  His practice areas include representing creditors and securing their rights in state and federal bankruptcy court. He graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Law with high honors in 1991 and received Four American Jurisprudence Awards for excellent achievement in the study of Constitutional Law, Property, Commercial Law, and Conflicts of Law. He was a law clerk to the Honorable Robert L. Krechevsky (U.S. Bankruptcy Judge) in 1991-1992.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Creditors’ Rights

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1992
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1992
  • Massachusetts, 2005
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2005


  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut
    • J.D magna cum laude - 1991
  • University of Connecticut , Storrs, Connecticut
    • B.A. - 1988
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Connecticut Creditors Bar Association, Member, 2010 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable Robert L. Krechevsky (U.S. Bankruptcy Judge), Law Clerk, 1991 - 1992
  • Law Offices of Martin W. Hoffman, Associate, 1992 - 2003