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Michael Christopher Burr

Michael Christopher Burr

Practice areas:

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy & Debt, Foreclosure

About Me

For over 30 years, my firm has been providing financial relief to hardworking consumers like yourself. As good paying jobs become harder to come by, budgets can easily get overextended. We are here to help. Our responsive and caring attorneys are here to answer your questions or schedule a consultation. To get the facts about filing a Chapter 7 or a Chapter 13 give us a call at 312-346-0100 or 847-223-550.  We have offices in Chicago and Waukegan.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 40%
  2. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 40%
  3. Foreclosure: 10%
  4. Bankruptcy & Debt: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Robert J. Adams & Associates

901 W Jackson Blvd Ste 202
Chicago, IL, 60607-3738

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199505/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top ContributorAVVO2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Staff AttorneyRobert J. Adams & Assoc.1996 - Present
Student Law ClerkAntitrust Division Us Department Of Justice1994 - 1995
Student Law ClerkFederal Trade Commission1994 - 1994
EngineerChicago Bridge & Iron1987 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember, Contributing Speaker2007 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember, Contributing Speaker1996 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember1996 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re: Davis, 439 B.R. 863Plan term shortened and payments reduced.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesThe Differences Between Chapter 7 and Chapter 132013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of IllinoisMechanical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1987

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
You and the Law - TV Program, 5 hours CLE (presentation and preparation)Bankruptcy Issues Discussion2011
Consumer Bankruptcy Seminar, 3 hours CLE (presentaton and preparation)Means Testing2010
Consumer Bankruptcy Seminar, 3 hours CLE (presentation and preparation)BAPCPA Developments2009
Chicago Consumer Bankruptcy Conference, 3 hours CLE (presentation and preparation)Loan Modifications in Chapter 132009
Chicago Consumer Bankruptcy Conference, 3 CLE hours (presentation and preparation)Recurring Automatic Stay Issues2008
Consumer Bankruptcy, 6 hours CLE (presentation and preparation)Representing a Debtor in Chapter 132007