Attorney Virginia E. George was recently a panelist at “Behind the Scenes: Evaluating Out-of-Court Workouts, Bankruptcy and Chapter 128 Receiverships”. She engaged in a thoughtful and informative discussion with fellow panelists Katie Mason (Quarles & Brady LLP) and Chief Judge Catherine J. Furay (United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Wisconsin).
At Steinhilber Swanson LLP, our people are our greatest resource. One of our talented attorneys has reached a new milestone in her career while also being recognized for her legal excellence in the law and impeccable ethical standards. Virginia E. George is our newest partner. Virginia joined the firm in April, 2019 and leads our… Continue reading Virginia George is Steinhilber Swanson’s Newest Partner
At Steinhilber Swanson LLP, we have decades of experience working with consumers and creditors in all types of bankruptcy proceedings in Wisconsin. We understand the complexity of the bankruptcy code, the intricate rules of the process and the cases that have laid the foundational precedents in this complex area of practice. We are more than… Continue reading Sharing Our Knowledge and Credibility on Wisconsin Bankruptcies
If you reside in Wisconsin, you’re probably spending more on bills than average households in 29 other states. Careful budgeting, however, may help avoid a crisis when the unexpected occurs. Keeping track of spending habits and taking steps to control your finances will make a difference in how you cope with emergencies such as income… Continue reading Personal Finance Management and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
You’ve tried your best to get your finances under control and pay off debts, but financial and mental relief still elude you. There are many benefits of filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Once you understand more about your options, it becomes clear how bankruptcy can benefit those in your situation. Chapter 7… Continue reading Bankruptcy Can Be a Helpful Tool for Individuals
Steinhilber Swanson is pleased and proud to announce that one of its senior partners, Kathleen E. Grant of Madison, has been selected to serve as a full-time Administrative Law Judge with the Office of Workers Compensation Hearings in the Division of Hearings and Appeals of the Department of Administration for the State of Wisconsin. Kathleen… Continue reading Kathleen E. Grant Has Been Selected to Serve as a Full-Time Administrative Law Judge
Grant Programs Accepting Applications: Equitable Recovery Grant Program – Applications Just Started! Apply here: https://doa.wi.gov/Pages/EquitableRecovery.aspx Main Street Bounce Back Grants – Applications Open Until June 30th, 2022 Information is available here: https://wedc.org/programs-and-resources/mainstreet-bounceback-grants/ Wisconsin Emergency Rental Assistance Program – Help Is Still Available Information is available here: https://doa.wi.gov/Pages/WERA.aspx Recent Announcements and Awards Diverse Business Assistance Grant Program Additional… Continue reading Badger Bounceback Update and Links to Grant Applications
Firms Recognized For “Refinancing of the Year” For Engagement with Arandell Holdings, Inc. Steinhilber Swanson LLP, a leading bankruptcy law firm and Harney Partners, corporate turnaround and restructuring advisory firm, have been selected as recipients of the 2021 Turnaround Awards by M&A Advisor. The firms announced they were recognized in the “Refinancing of the Year” (Under $100M) category… Continue reading Steinhilber Swanson Selected by the M&A Advisor for 2021 Turnaround Awards
Most people know the importance of estate planning in making sure that their loved ones get taken care of when they pass on, but what if you die without an estate plan in place? If this happens, Wisconsin estate judges will need to take over the administration of your estate during probate. Here’s how they… Continue reading How judges administer estates during probate
Throughout the pandemic, there has been a national ban on evictions. However, the Supreme Court struck down the current version of the ban in a decision last week, which sets the stage for evictions to resume. Hundreds of thousands of tenants owe back rent (rent arrearages) to their landlords, and may be facing eviction soon, with the… Continue reading How Can Bankruptcy Help During Eviction?