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Darrell Lane Castle

Bankruptcy and debt Attorney at Memphis, TN

5.0   13 reviews

About Darrell

Learn Darrell’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Bankruptcy and debt
    35%
    We help you stop foreclosure, wage garnishment, and repossessions. We also can help you get rid of credit card and medical debt. We practice Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy.

  2. Personal injury
    35%
    We help you recover compensation for personal injury cases that weren't your fault, like car accidents, slip and fall injuries, dangerous medications, and other preventable accidents.

  3. Social Security & Disability
    15%
    If you've been denied Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) the first time around, we help make sure you aren't denied again when you appeal.

  4. Workers compensation
    15%
    If you've been injured on the job, we help you receive payment through Workers' Compensation laws to cover your medical bills, sick leave, and other expenses.

Darrell Castle grew up in East Tennessee in a small town outside of Kingsport. He graduated from Ketron High School in 1966 and attended East Tennessee State University (ETSU), where he received a Bachelor of Science in History and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science in 1970.

 

Darrell was commissioned as an officer in The United States Marine Corp in 1970, where he served four years. After leaving the Marines, he went to graduate school in history at ETSU and then entered Memphis State University Law School (currently known as the University of Memphis) where he graduated with a Juris Doctorate in 1979.

 

In 1984, Darrell opened a private firm that later grew into Darrell Castle & Associates. He has started law firms in Milwaukee, WI, Detroit, MI, St. Louis, MO, and Kansas City, MO. Darrell has 30 years legal experience and currently concentrates in the areas of consumer bankruptcy and personal injury.

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Licensed for 43 years
State TN
Status Active
Acquired 1979
Updated 11/19/2022
State MO
Status Inactive
Acquired 2010
Updated 09/21/2022

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

Contact Darrell

Darrell Castle & Associates PLLC
4515 Poplar Ave.
Suite 510
Memphis, TN, 38117

Reviews

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Posted by Angela | May 18, 2020
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His team was great with helping me to convert my chapter 13 to a chapter 7. The process was professional and fast. I would recommend their services
Posted by anonymous | October 24, 2018
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Great service
I felt so relieved after my consultant talk with me. I would recommend anyone to their services!
Posted by anonymous | February 6, 2018
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Satisfied
They went over and beyond for me to satisfy my needs made sure I underatoodcthe process and most if all compassionate and caring....
Posted by Marene | September 12, 2017
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He was courteous, thorough, clear and left room for me to ask any or all my questions.
Posted by anonymous | September 7, 2017
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| Consulted Attorney
Great Firm!
Very knowledgeable and compassionate! Willing to go the extra mile to get your life back on track! Highly recommended!
Posted by Dee Graham | September 12, 2014
Understanding and Sincere
I would reccommend the law firm of Darrell Castle and Associates to anyone. The company is sincere, kind and understanding. David Lump, the attorney I worked with always very informative.
Posted by anonymous | August 28, 2014
Great Firm to deal with!
It took several months to get my bankruptcy case done, but all the staff stuck with me and advised me along the way. There was a little hiccup when someone on my case left the firm, but others got up to speed and my case was filed, and discharged in a few months.
Posted by anonymous | May 20, 2014
Hard Decision
I had been struggling with several garnishments and knew that more were coming and that I had to make a financial decision for my peace of mind. I did some research and read some reviews and decided to schedule a consult with Castle and Associates. It turned out to be one of the most sound decisions that I made. They totally walked me through the whole process and told me what to expect along the way. There were no surprises. Everyone that I encountered from the 1st phone call to my final court appearance was great and helped to ease the transition for me. If you ever have to make this choice please consult with Castle and Associates.
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Posted by Hayden | May 9, 2014
My Bankruptcy Consultant
I have been practicing law for 38 years and have known Darrell for over 30 years. He is my go to man for Bankruptcy issues. He has the answers and takes the time to assist those that are in need.
Posted by Monica | December 10, 2013
Miracle Workers
I was completely amazed at the professionalism and integrity of this law office. After the car accident I had a mountain load of debt from rental cars and medical expenses. Attorney Lumb made sure that I was compensated for my trouble. They always communicated with me and were readily available. That doesn't happen often and that's a plus. Do yourself a favor and use this law office!
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Posted by Kathren | November 20, 2013
Excellent team..Castle Law
While employing the services of Castle Law, I was truly made to feel like family. Their handling of my case was personal, professional and spot on. The entire team seemed to go to bat for me. My case required a continuance due to my having moved to East Tennessee, and the team fought on my behalf for that continuance to happen. The job was thoroughly done and I was always confident that Castle Law would do its best for me. I was not disappointed.
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Posted by anonymous | November 12, 2013
Starting Over Is Sweet
I am in real estate sales. I found myself drowning in a sea of debts I made when the economy was booming. When the economy turned, my sales declined. I tried to repay those debts but with late fees and interest accruing monthly my balances continued to mount. When the economic down turn rendered me unable to provide for my basic everyday needs I turned to The Castle Law Firm. They were understanding, efficient, and diligent in handling my case. I would highly recommend then to my associates, friends, and family members.
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Posted by Stephanie | November 11, 2013
Peace of Mind
It's only been two weeks since I first walked into their office and I already have my peace of mind back. The calls that had me afraid to answer my phone have stopped. I received threatening letters at home and at work. My lawyer now has those letters and have taken care of the companies that sent them. Everyone was friendly, but sincere from the first day. They got straight to the point and didn't beat around the bush. I appreciate everything that they have accomplished thus far!
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.7 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Founder, Attorney
  • Darrell Castle & Associates PLLC
  • 1984 - Present

Education

  • Memphis State University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1979
  • East Tennessee State University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1970

Legal Cases

  • Hopeless Car Accident Victim Turned Hopeful
  • $75,000

Associations

  • Missouri State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Missouri Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 1995 - Present
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Member
  • 1991 - Present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
  • Memphis Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section
  • Member
  • 1988 - Present
  • Shelby County Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section
  • Member
  • 1988 - Present
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1979 - Present
  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1979 - Present
  • Shelby County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1979 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • National Achievement Award
  • Constitution Party National Committee
  • 2017
  • Client Distinction Award
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • Client Distinction Award
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • Client Distinction Award
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • Client Distinction Award
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • 2012 Top Small Business of the South
  • Business Leader
  • 2012
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Publications

  • Self Published
  • The Life-Changing Power of Bankruptcy(Book)
  • 2017
  • Copyrighted book by Karen Y. Murrary
  • Why America Needs a Third Party Now! by Karen Y. Murray - Chapter 5
  • 2008

Speaking Engagements

  • Weekly Podcast
  • Current Events
  • 2018
  • Weekly Meeting
  • My Political Experience From 2008 - 2016
  • 2018
  • Constitution Party National Convention
  • Acceptance Speech
  • 2016
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • The Constitution and People's Rights
  • 2014
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Attorney endorsements

Received (9)
Given (9)
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Mar 27
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer. He is here for you and for your case, and he shows it every step of the way. There's no reason today's financial problems or physical pain should keep you from the life you're meant to have tomorrow."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Mar 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Darrell is an excellent attorney. I highly recommend him if you have debt problems."
Personal injury Attorney | Jul 29
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this talented and knowledgeable attorney, who is well-respected in the legal community."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jun 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community."
Personal injury Attorney | May 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Darrell. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | May 15
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"I have known Darrell for over 20 years and worked on a number of matters with him. He is very knowledgeable and successful at the cases he takes on. I highly recommend him as a bankruptcy and personal injury lawyer to any Tennessee resident in need of an attorney."
Personal injury Attorney | May 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Darrell for over 10 years. During that time we have worked together on a number of cases. I would highly recommend him."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | May 05
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"Darrell Castle has an incredible depth of knowledge about the law, and this experience is a great asset to his clients. He is ethical and professional, and he is a highly skilled lawyer who is well-respected in the legal community. I highly recommend him."
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