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Guy David Chism

Guy David Chism

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Estate Planning, Social Security

About Me

Attorney and Counselor at Law. Bankruptcy, Disability and General Litigation. . United States Coast Guard, Aux Attorney Legal Assistance Branch-JAG.


We make house calls if necessary, just ask.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 80%
    9 years
  2. Social Security: 10%
    9 years
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
    9 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • James Allan Nations

    Guy Chism is an outstanding and caring professional. We has an terrific understanding of the law and the legal process and uses his knowledge for the benefit of his clients. He is a competent and zealous advocate for his clients. I highly endorse Mr. Chism.

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    James Nations Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stanley Duane Lockhart

    I endorse this lawyer's work. Guy Chism is highly trained in the collateral areas of BK including FDCPA, ECOC, RESPA, TILA, etc... One of a select few that are mentored and trained by Attny Max Gardner, highly regarded as one of the most knowledgeable and expert consumer BK Attny in the entire country. Guy Chism is a consumer oriented and caring Attny that can handle the tough ones, too.

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    Stanley Lockhart Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Chism Law Offices

Serving South Lake Tahoe and Surrounding Areas
South Lake Tahoe, CA, 96150

Chism Law Offices

Serving the San Francisco Bay Area
San Francisco Bay Area, CA

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200605/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super Lawyer/Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2014
Super Lawyer/Rising StarNorthern California Super Lawyers2013
Meritorious AwardUnited States Coast Guard Aux2013
United States Coast Guard Spirit of ExcellenceUnited States Coast Guard Judge Advocate General2010
Meritorious ServiceUnited States Coast Guard2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Asst Dean-Adjunct ProfessorSilicon Valley Law School2008 - 2009
Adjunct ProfessorNew College School of Law2007 - 2008
Aux Attorney Legal Services CommandUnited States Coast Guard JAG2007 - Present
Managing AttorneyLaw Offices of Guy David Chism, Esq.2006 - Present
Tutor/InstructorLaw School Tutoring Services2004 - 2009
Bar Exam Educational ServicesFlemings Fundamentals of Law2001 - 2010
Law AdministratorSutton Law Group1999 - 2001

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oral Roberts UniversityAlumni Board of Directors2010 - 2012
Max Gardners Bankruptcy Boot CampN/A2009 - Present
United States Coast Guard JAGLegals Services Attorney2009 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysN/A2007 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Contra Costa Bar AssociationThe Answer Man2010

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Masters InternationalN/ADoctor of Divinity2013
New Coll of CA SOLLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Oral Roberts UnivTheologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1984

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
United States Coast Guard Foreclosure SeminarForeclosures, Loan Modifications, Bankruptcy2009