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Carey D. Ebert

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

Fort Worth Bankruptcy Lawyer Carey Ebert has a passionate belief in the rights of individuals with financial problems, and has built her career around her commitment to preserve the right of individuals to get a fresh financial start.


 


Fort Worth Bankruptcy Lawyer Carey attended Newcomb College at Tulane University in New Orleans where she graduated cum laude with honors in Public Policy. She then attended the Texas Tech School of Law in Lubbock, from which she graduated in 1985 with Board of Barrister honors. She was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1985, and to the US District Court in the Northern District of Texas in 1986.


 


Her practice is 100% consumer and small business bankruptcy law.


 


She has been an active leader among her peers both locally and nationally. Fort Worth Bankruptcy Lawyer Carey Ebert is President Emeritus of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA), an organization of 4000 bankruptcy attorneys across the nation.


She has served as President of the Northeast Tarrant County Bar Association in 1998-99.


 


Fort Worth Bankruptcy Lawyer Carey Ebert has been quoted in many newspaper articles around the country including:



  • U.S. News and World Report

  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram

  • Dallas Morning News

  • Fort Worth Business Press


 


Through her role as a NACBA Board member, she has aggressively fought against the erosion of the right to bankruptcy guaranteed by the US Constitution. “I think this is very important,” she comments. “Each year since 1996 Congress has considered laws which would make it harder for individuals to achieve bankruptcy protection. I am proud that NACBA has led the fight to keep important personal rights in place.”


 


Fort Worth Bankruptcy Lawyer Carey has lectured at seminars on Basic Bankruptcy Litigation and Bankruptcy Attorney Fees to other bankruptcy attorneys through her association with NACBA.


 


Fort Worth Bankruptcy Lawyer Carey Ebert has been a frequent lecturer at numerous prestigious programs throughout the United States.


 


Carey has presented papers at SEBLI (Southeastern Bankruptcy Law Institute) in 2005, 2007, and 2009 on Means testing and Defining Motion to Dismiss under 707(b)(2)&(3) as it pertains to bankruptcy.


 


She has participated in panels at the University of Texas Galveston Bankruptcy Law Program in 2011 and has been on the faculty at the State Bar of Texas Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Program in 2007 and the 2010 Bench Bar Conference for the Northern District of Texas.


 


Carey has also been a panelist at every NACBA Conference since 1998.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 100%
    25 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Karen Telschow Johnson

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Karen Johnson Estate Planning Attorney
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  • Richard M. Weaver

    I endorse this lawyer. Very capable, very experienced bankruptcy attorney.

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    Richard Weaver Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Ebert Law Offices Pc

1726 Chadwick Court,, Suite 100

Hurst, TX, 76054-3318

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198508/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Distinguished Service AwardNACBA2011
Board CertificationN/A2002
Outstanding Bankruptcy Attorney of the YearTarrant County Debtor Bar2001
Board CertificationN/A1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyEbert Law Offices1989 - Present
AssociateMelton Whaley & Letteer1987 - 1989
AssociateCure, Ebert, Stasio & Ward1987 - 1987
AssociateCure & Ward1985 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysPresident2009 - 2011
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysVice President2005 - 2007
Northeast Tarrant County Bar AssociationPresident1998 - 1999
Tarrant County Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Newcomb College, Tulane UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1982

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Bankruptcy ConferenceBankruptcy2007
Bankruptcy ConferenceBankruptcy2005
Alabama Bankruptcy ConferenceChapter Selection2004
NACBA ConventionBankruptcy2000
NACBA ConventionBankruptcy Attorney Fees1999