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Wendy Erin Morris

Wendy Erin Morris

Practice areas:

Business, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy & Debt

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 20%
  2. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 20%
  3. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 20%
  4. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 20%
  5. Business: 20%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Dorothy G Bunce

    I am so happy that Wendy Erin Morris has joined us here on Avvo, as she has a passion for the law that I seldom see! I am honored to have the opportunity to endorse her to you here on Avvo.

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    Dorothy Bunce Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 4259
Joliet, IL, 60434-4259

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200308/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Illinois Raising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Illinois Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Medal of ExcellenceAmerican Bankruptcy Institute2001

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateFreeborn & Peters, LLP2008 - 2013
Judicial Law Clerk (Bankruptcy Court)United States Courts, Northern District of Illinois2007 - 2007
Law Clerk to Chief Judge (Bankruptcy Court Staff Attorney)United States Courts, Northern District of Illinois2005 - 2007
Judicial Law Clerk (Bankruptcy Court)United States Courts, Middle District of Pennsylvania2002 - 2005
Judicial Extern for Circuit Judge Edward Burr (Ret.)Circuit Court of Cook County – Law Division2001 - 2001
ABA Judicial Extern for Judge Carole Kamin BellowsCircuit Court of Cook County – Domestic Relations Division2000 - 2000
Bankruptcy Law ClerkFeld & Korrub LLP1998 - 2002

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer AttorneysN/A2013 - Present
Turnaround Management Association (Chicago)Former Education Committee Member2009 - 2010
American Bankruptcy InstituteFormer Special Projects & Task Force Leader2008 - 2009
National Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Turnaround Management Association (Chicago)Member2008 - 2012
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember2001 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Staiano v. Schlittler, 324 B.R. 561, n.1 (Bankr. M.D. Pa. 2005)Motion denied.
In re Beltrami, 324 B.R. 255 (Bankr. M.D. Pa. 2005)Objection sustained in part & overruled in part.
In re Lewandowski, 325 B.R. 700 (Bankr. M.D. Pa. 2005)Motion granted.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Commercial Bankruptcy LitigationLitigation Regarding Discharge and Dischargeability2013
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education Civil Litigation Flash Points SeriesE-mail is the Greatest Thing . . . Until You Get Subpoenaed2012
The Bankruptcy Strategist, An ALM PublicationThird Circuit Revives Committee's Deepening Insolvency and Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims2011
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationIllinois Supreme Court’s Interpretation of Arbitration Clauses Under the Federal Arbitration Act – Carr v. Gateway, Inc.,2011

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
The John Marshall Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignBusiness Administration - EntrepreneurshipBS - Bachelor of Science1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
YLS BankruptcyBankruptcy: Discharge & Denial Of Discharge2012
Bankruptcy From A Government Perspective SeminarReading Financial Statements: Finding the Facts; Finding the Fraud2012
2012 National Summit of Black Women LawyersWorking It Out: What You Need to Know About Corporate Bankruptcy & Restructurings2012
Pincus Professional EducationBankruptcy Boot Camp: Chapters 7 and 13 demystified (Chicago)2011
National Bar Association Annual Convention (San Diego, CA)Making Rain in a Dry Economic2009
Pincus CommunicationsBankruptcy Practice Boot Camp: An In-Depth Guide to Practice in the U.S. Bankruptcy Courts2008
ABI Winter Leadership Conference (Tucson, AZ)The Latest Developments in Technology Resources2008