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William P. Turner

Bankruptcy and debt Attorney at Olathe, KS

5.0   2 reviews

also known as Wiiliam Turner Law Office


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About William

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  1. Bankruptcy and debt
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    I am an experienced bankruptcy lawyer who explains the options available under bankruptcy laws and enables clients to make informed decisions on how to obtain a fresh financial start. I assist clients with foreclosures and repossessions through Chapter 7 bankruptcy and Chapter 13 bankruptcy.

    26 years, 2,000 cases

I have practiced bankruptcy law since 1997, and am pleased to again practice as a solo attorney in Olathe, Kansas.  I really enjoy helping people in dire financial straits obtain a fresh economic start using the powerful tool of bankruptcy. 

Licensed for 32 years
State KS
Status Active
Acquired 1990
Updated 11/08/2022

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

Contact William

William Turner Law Office
601 North Murlen Street Suite 5
Olathe, KS, 66062

Reviews

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Posted by Jackie | April 20, 2020
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
One of the Best
When I first started thinking about filing bankruptcy I started reading online what my options were. Then I started making appointments with lawyers to see what they could tell me. Every single one pushed me to file Chapter 13 vs Chapter 7, they would tell me things that I knew were not true. Then I met William Turner, he was the first lawyer who told me the whole truth. He layed it out from all angles and let me put the pieces together. He didn't try to push me either way. I knew he was being honest because I could verify everything he said through other sources. Once I made the decision to file he made the process very easy. He was straight forward and no nonsense. The best thing I ever did was hire him to file my bankruptcy. He is most definitely the best lawyer I have ever met and believe me I have met many.
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Posted by Lenette | March 22, 2011
Excellent Lawyer
I was recently in need of a Bankruptcy Lawyer. After having consultations with several lawyers I decided to have Mr. Turner represent me. Little did I know that this was one of the best decisions I would ever make. Mr. Turner advised me on all the information and paperwork that he would need from me. He gave me a cost of what the process was going to cost me and explained the cost of any extras. With the guidance of his staff getting all the information that he required was a breeze for me to get together. Anytime I called his office my call was returned within 24 hours and 99% of the time it was within a few hours. He has a very knowledgeable and helpful staff. On court day Mr. Turner made a very professional appearance while there were other lawyers there (that I had consultations with) that because of the way they were dressed didn't look like lawyers. My Turner and his staff made a very hard situation a lot easier for me. Because of the guidance and good communications his staff provides the initial price that Mr. Turner gave me is exactly what it cost me so there were no surprises. I am very thankful for him and his staff and will definitely recommend him to friends and family.
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Cost

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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • President
  • William Turner Law Office
  • 2019 - Present
  • Attorney
  • WM Law
  • 2017 - 2019
  • Owner
  • William P Turner Law Office
  • 1993 - 2016
  • Attorney
  • Johnson County Public Defenders Office
  • 1991 - 1993
  • Attorney
  • Sedwick County Public Defenders Office
  • 1990 - 1991
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Education

  • University of Kansas School of Law
  • Juris Doctorate
  • 1990
  • University of Kansas
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1987

Legal Cases

  • Keeping house without paying second mortgage
  • Clients keep their house

Associations

  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Former Chair
  • 2005 - Present
  • Kansas City Bankruptcy Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Johnson County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1993 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017

Speaking Engagements

  • Solving Recession Related Title Problems
  • Understanding the Affect of Bankruptcy on Title
  • 2011
  • Line by Line Banktuptcy
  • Line by Line Banktuptcy
  • 2011
  • Chapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy: Line-by-Line Workshop
  • Bankruptcy
  • 2011

Attorney endorsements

Received (10)
Given (11)
Endorse William
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer. Bill is knowledgeable and personable and works hard for the best outcome for his clients."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Bill for over 10 years as we both practice bankruptcy law in Kansas City. Very experienced and savvy bankruptcy attorney. Also a very friendly and funny guy. Great lawyer!!"
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Turner is interactive, intelligent, and really knows his chosen area of practice."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Oct 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Aug 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Turner and I have been members of the same professional national Consumer Law association, NACA.net, for over a decade. He knows Bankruptcy Law extremely well and cares about making sure that his clients get the best help possible. His Avvo Legal Guide on Bankruptcy is accurate and an easy read for anyone wanting to understand what debt relief is and how it works. If you have a bankruptcy law question, he is your answer. I highly recommend him to you."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jan 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Turner has a great reputation in the community, and I would not hesitate referring clients to Bill for any bankruptcy issue."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Oct 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Bill serves his fellow lawyers at the Kansas state chair for the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jul 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Over the years, I have sent every request for a Kansas bankruptcy referral to Mr. Turner. The feedback I received in each instance has been that Mr. Turner and his staff thoroughly educate their clients regarding the alternatives to bankruptcy, the process of bankruptcy and the associated costs. Then, once the client makes an informed decision to proceed, Mr. Turner and his staff provide their services promptly, courteously and for the fee quoted. Every time I make a referral outside my practice area I put my reputation on the line. When that referral is to Mr. Turner, however, I am confident he will meet and even exceed expectations. I endorse Mr. Turner without reservation."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Apr 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I have known Bill for twenty years and have always found him to be dedicated and inovative in his representation. He is completelly trustworthy and knowlegeable."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Feb 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I have known Mr. Turner for many years and he has always had a stellar reputation among the bench and bar. I do not hesitate referring clients to Bill for any bankruptcy matter."
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