Attorney did not file Chapter 13 bankruptcy for clients causing loss of their home

CASE: Attorney did not file Chapter 13 bankruptcy for clients causing loss of their home

CLIENT: Retired couple seeking redress for loss of their home equity

PROBLEM: Clients hired an attorney to file a Chapter 13 bankruptcy for them to avoid loss and foreclosure of their home. The attorney negligently failed to file the bankruptcy and the foreclosure sale took place causing loss of clients’ home.

SOLUTION: Mr. Bushman sued attorney for malpractice and negligence and won award against attorney in behalf of clients and their equity in home.

AWARD: Judgment in favor of clients for $60,000.00 plus interest and costs.