Are you in over your head with too much debt? Call today for a free consultation!I help people get their financial lives back on track through the bankruptcy laws.If you are behind on your mortgage and want to save your home, Chapter 13 may help you.Get a fresh start through chapter 7 bankruptcy! Free initial consultation available.
I was born in Elmira, NY and raised in the Bangor, Maine area. I went to college in Maine and afterwards served in the U.S. Army.
After my term of service in the Army, I attended law school in Washington, D.C. and then practiced law in Texas.
After moving to Johnstown, I worked for a law firm representing individuals in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies.
I opened up my own office and specialize in consumer bankruptcy law and debt settlement.
I am a member of the following organizations:
Pennsylvania Bar Association
State Bar of Texas (inactive member)
American Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Cambria County Bar Association
I am licensed to practice law in all state courts in Pennsylvania as well as the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
I am married and have two small sons. I enjoy reading and playing tennis.
Fixed (always), Free consultation (45 minutes)
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|TX||Not Eligible to Practice - Administrative||2000||11/19/2016|
|Owner/Attorney||Law Offices of Richard G. Allen||2014 - Present|
|Attorney||McElrath Legal Holdings||2011 - 2014|
|Associate Attorney||Rice and Sanes||2001 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys||Member||2013 - Present|
|American Bankruptcy Institute||Member||2013 - Present|
|In re Crawford||The Court determined that Gaussa did not meet her burden under §523|
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|American University, Washington College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|