The language used around bankruptcy can be offputting. It is often described as a “last resort” or said that you are “staring bankruptcy in the face.” However, bankruptcy is more common than you may realize. More than 3,000 people filed for Chapter 7 in Alabama between March 2019 and March 2020. Some states had ten times that
Effective July 1, 2017, G. Dezenberg & Smith, Attorneys At Law, Jr., Attorney At Law has become the Law Firm of Dezenberg & Smith, P.C., with Brandon N. Smith becoming a partner in the firm. We are looking forward to many years of providing the highest quality Bankruptcy Services to the citizens of North Alabama.
On November 18, 2016, John Dezenberg was a featured speaker on the topic of “Exemptions and Lien Avoidances” at the 35th Annual Bankruptcy Law Conference put on by the University School of Law at the Wynfrey Conference Center in Birmingham, Alabama. Other featured speakers on the topic were the Honorable Judge Henry A. Callaway, and eternal nemesis Jeffrey
G. Dezenberg & Smith, Attorneys At Law, Jr. and Branson N. Smith were featured speakers at the 1st Annual Free CLE Conference hosted by Mike Ford, Chapter 13 Trustee on June 13, 2016. They spoke on the topic of application of Alabama’s New Homestead and Personal Property Exemptions to Bankruptcy Cases and why the Southern District of
From May 19-22, 2016, G. Dezenberg & Smith, Attorneys At Law, Jr. attended his 12th Consecutive NACBA Annual Convention and Brandon N. Smith attended his 1st in beautiful San Francisco, CA. When our attorneys were not busy learning the latest developments in Bankruptcy Law from the leading experts across the country, they were busy finding the best and