Phillip H. Hamilton

Shareholder
Location:
Godfrey, Illinois
Phone:
866-708-6641 (Toll Free)
618-208-0263
Fax:
618-466-9105
Email:

The assistance we provide may involve bankruptcy relief under Title 11.  We are a debt relief agency.  We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

American Arbitration Association | Panel Member 2017

Year Joined Firm

  • 1989

Areas of Practice

  • Arbitrator - American Arbitration Association (Commercial Panel)
  • Business Litigation and Arbitration
  • Tax, Tax Planning, Estate Planning
  • Tax Controversies (Civil and Criminal)
  • Representing Debtors and Creditors in Bankruptcy Matters

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois, 1989

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1989
  • Missouri, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1990
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1989
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2009

Education

  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
    • J.D.
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • B.G.S.
    • Major: General Studies

Published Works

  • Exclusion in Bankruptcy of Qualified Retirement Plans in Illinois, Illinois Bar Journal, February, 1992
  • Opportunities Still Abound to File Chapter 7 in the Wake of BAPCPA, Aspatore, Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy Strategies, 2010 Ed.
  • Juror No. 10, Attorney At Law, Illinois Bar Journal, June, 2010; reprinted in The Missouri Trial Attorney, Fall 2010

References

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois 1989

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Alton-Godfrey Rotary Club, Past Director, 1996 - 1999
  • Missouri Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois Bar Association, Member
  • Vassen, P.C. 1801 N. Belt West Dr., Belleville, IL 62223, Of Counsel
  • American Arbitration Association (commercial panel)