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David Carl Hill

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Personal Injury

About Me

Our mission is to help individuals and families regain financial control.

We review the best options within the Bankruptcy Code for those struggling with debt.

We assist families organize their estates so they may enjoy the fruits of their labors and provide an orderly means of passing their estate to their heirs.

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for relief under the bankruptcy code

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 55%
    400 cases
  2. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 15%
    30 years, 1.2 thousand cases
  3. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 15%
    30 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  4. Estate Planning: 10%
    900 cases
  5. Personal Injury: 5%
    70 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-330/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • James Francis Dart

    I endorse this lawyer. David has been a longtime colleague and occasional adversary. He is an aggressive advocate, highly competent, but always professional. I consider him a true peer and recommend him without reservation.

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    James Dart Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices Of David Carl Hill

2472 Bethel Road SE Suite A
Port Orchard, WA, 98366-2404

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive197907/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of David Carl Hill1989 - Present
PartnerNess and Hill1985 - 1989
AttorneyLaw Office of David Carl Hill1982 - 1985
PartnerUdall and Hill1981 - 1982
AssociateLaw Office of Earl Jackson1979 - 1981

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
WDWA Bankruptcy Local Rules Chapter 13 SubcommitteeMember2009 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2005 - Present
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1983 - 1993
Kitsap County Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1979 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationMember1979 - Present
J. Reuben Clark Law SocietyMember1979 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re Bruce, 485 BR 387(Bankr.W.D. Wash. 2012)Court overruled In re Parks, 475 BR 703 (BAP 9th Cir. 2012) as it related to below median debtors and allowed debtor to contribute to 401K
In re Lababit, BAP No. WW-09-1020-MoPaR (B.A.P. 9th Cir. 10/8/2009)BAP upheld the lower court ruling that issue preclsuion cannot be maintained from a default judgment. Claim precusion was also disallowed becuase the civil court judgment was not based upon the elements set forth in 523(a)(6).

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Summary of Utah Property LawInterest in State and Federal Lands1978

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Brigham Young UniveristyPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1976

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Bankruptcy CLEKeep your Toys or your Retirement, but not both2014
Bankruptcy CLEEthical Questions Every Bankruptcy Attorney should consider2014
Bankruptcy 101Chapter 13 Overview2012