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Javitch, Block & Rathbone L.L.C.

Phone: (866) 881-2400 Fax: (614) 228-2818 View Additional Phone Numbers 140 E Town St Ste 1250, Columbus, OH 43215 http://www.JBandR.com View Additional Web Addresses


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Description

Collections Practice includes recovery of debts, including credit card, installment loans, taxes, student loans, rent, commercial accounts receivable, and purchased debt. The Insurance Subrogation Practice includes recovery of insured and uninsured, auto and property claims, in all amounts. Representation for creditors in Bankruptcy matters, Eviction matters, Foreclosure of real estate, Replevin of personal property, Litigation of contract disputes, and Defense against Consumer lawsuits.


BBB Accreditation

This business is not BBB accredited.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Javitch, Block & Rathbone L.L.C. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 3 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

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Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

3 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 1 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 1
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 2
Total Closed Complaints 3

Additional Complaint Information

BBB can report and pursue general customer service and billing disputes for legal services not involving underlying competency issues. This includes an attorney, lawyer or law firm acting as a collection agent or a debt collector. It has long been our BBB policy to refer inquiries and complaints about the competency of legal services providers to the Bar Association or the Court. If you would like a a background report on an attorney, lawyer or law firm, you may contact the Bar Association in the community or state in where he or she is located. For attorneys located in Columbus, OH, you may call the Columbus Bar Association at 614-221-4112 or www.cbalaw.org. If the attorney is located in Ohio, you may wish to check with the Ohio State Bar Association at 614-487-2050 or www.ohiobar.org. Or the Attorney Registration Desk of the Supreme Court of Ohio at (614) 387-9320 or www.sconet.state.oh.us. As for complaints concerning the competency of legal services, you may contact either the Disciplinary Council of the Ohio Supreme Court at (614) 461-0256 or: Clients' Security Fund Supreme Court of Ohio 65 South Front Street, 5th Floor Columbus, Ohio 43215-3431 Phone: 614.387.9390 or 800.231.1680 Fax: 614.387.9399 E-mail: csfo@sc.ohio.gov

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Javitch, Block & Rathbone L.L.C.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: August 05, 1999 Business started: 01/01/1991
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Supreme Court of Ohio
65 S Front St, Columbus OH 43215
http://www.sconet.state.oh.us
Phone Number: (614) 387-9000

Business Management
Mr. Bruce A. Block, Co-managing Partner Ms. Elaine Gladman Mr. Victor M. Javitch, Partner Ms. Emily Kicielinski, Assistant Mr. Joel Rathbone, Esquire Ms. Michele Polito Soucie, BBB Contact
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Bruce A. Block, Co-managing Partner
Customer Contact: Ms. Michele Polito Soucie, BBB Contact
Business Category

Collection Agencies Attorneys & Lawyers

Additional Information

Javitch, Block & Rathbone, L.L.C. is a law firm concentrating in the area of creditor representation.

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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.