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Richard A. Schwartz

Richard A. Schwartz

Schwartz Bankruptcy Law Center
  • Bankruptcy, Business Law, Foreclosure Defense ...
  • Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio
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Biography

Attorney Richard Schwartz focuses his practice primarily on Bankruptcy Law and Debt Reorganization.

Mr. Schwartz has more than 3 decades of experience helping clients find relief from their overwhelming debt. Over the course of his legal career, he has represented the rights and interests of debtors, creditors and trustees in complex bankruptcy cases throughout the country.

Mr. Schwartz has extensive experience dealing with complex consumer and commercial bankruptcy issues, including reorganizations, workouts, negotiations, debtor-creditor relations, and more.

With offices in Louisville, Kentucky, and New Albany, Indiana you can call today to schedule your free consultation

Practice Areas
    Bankruptcy
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Foreclosure Defense
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
    Tax Law
    Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Fees quoted after initial consultation.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Indiana
Indiana Supreme Court
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Kentucky
Kentucky Bar Association
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Ohio
Supreme Court of Ohio Office of Attorney Services
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6th Circuit
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U.S. District Court, Eastern & Western Districts of Kentucky
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U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
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U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney / Partner
Schwartz Bankruptcy Law Center
Current
Partner
Kruger & Schwartz
- Current
Education
The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law
J.D. (1983) | Law
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Vanderbilt University
B.A. (1980) | Economics
Honors: cum laude
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Awards
AV Preeminent Peer Rating
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyers Service
2016-2024
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
2021-2024
Client Champion - GOLD
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyers Service
Superb Rating
Avvo
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Best Bankruptcy Lawyers in Louisville
Three Best Rated
Client Champion Silver
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyers Service
Professional Associations
Ohio State Bar
Member
Current
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Kentucky State Bar
Member
Current
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Indiana State Bar
Member
Current
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Nathional Association of Consumer Advocates
Member
- Current
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National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Member
- Current
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American Bankruptcy Institute
Member
- Current
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National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees
Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Can bankruptcy help with foreclosure?
The legal blog of Schwartz Bankruptcy Law Center
Speaking Engagements
Real Property Issues in Bankruptcy, Second Annual Bankruptcy Law Institute
Tax Issues in Bankruptcy Cases, Fourth Annual Bankruptcy Law Institute, Louisville Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
Richard A. Schwartz Esq's Website Profile
Website
Schwartz Bankruptcy Law Center Website
Blog
Schwartz Bankruptcy Law Center Blog
Contact & Map
Schwartz Bankruptcy Law Center
Louisville Office
3339 Taylorsville Road
Louisville, KY 40205
Telephone: (502) 485-9200
Fax: (502) 485-9220
Monday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Thursday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Schwartz Bankruptcy Law Center
New Albany Office
501 State Street New
New Albany, IN 47150
Telephone: (812) 945-9200
Monday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Thursday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed