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Charity Bird - Louisville, KY

710 West Main Street4th Floor Louisville, KY 40202

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Updated: 01/25/2022

Louisville Financial Restructuring Lawyer

Overview

Charity began her bankruptcy and commercial litigation practice with a boutique firm in Atlanta where she focused on representing small Chapter 11 business debtors and Chapter 7 trustees in bankruptcies and related litigation...

About Charity Bird

Practice Areas

  • Financial Restructuring
  • Financial Workouts
  • Bankruptcy
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation

Qualifications

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia, 2005
    J.D.
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, 2001
    B.S.
    Major: Criminal Justice

Pro Bono Activities

  • Chapter 7 Panel Trustee, Southern District of Indiana, New Albany Division
  • Secretary, Board of Trustees for the Eastwood Fire Protection District - 2014-2020
  • Chair, Bankruptcy Section, Kentucky Bar Association - 2016-2017
  • Founder and Program Co-Chair, Bankruptcy Law Institute - 2013-present
  • Credit Abuse Resistance Education (CARE) Committee Member - 2013-present

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Charity Bird

Included on the 2023 Kentucky list


Past Lists

  • 2022 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Kentucky Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Kentucky Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Charity Bird on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Kentucky Super Lawyer Rising Star, 2013 - 2014
  • Kentucky Super Lawyer, 2015 - 2018
  • Section of the Year Award, Bankruptcy Section, Louisville Bar Association, - 2013
  • Graduate of Louisville Bar Association Leadership Academy, - 2012

Representative Clients

  • Represented the Chapter 7 trustee in the main bankruptcy case and in litigation regarding a mortgage financing company with wholesale production in excess of $3 billion per year
  • Obtained a favorable settlement for a post confirmation committee on fraudulent conveyance claims against a former owner of the reorganized debtor
  • Represented numerous individuals in defending against objections to discharge or dischargeability in bankruptcy cases
  • Assisted a large nonprofit organization in shedding its state pension liability through the chapter 11 process
  • Initiated numerous foreclosure and collection actions for creditors
  • Represented several builders, developers, and business owners in the defense of collection actions, pursuing financial workouts, and Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases
  • Successfully filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy for higher income individuals with primarily business debt whom would not qualify for Chapter 7 under the standard means test

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710 West Main Street4th Floor Louisville, KY 40202

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Accepts Credit Cards

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Representative Cases

  • Represented the Chapter 7 trustee in the main bankruptcy case and in litigation regarding a mortgage financing company with wholesale production in excess of $3 billion per year
  • Obtained a favorable settlement for a post confirmation committee on fraudulent conveyance claims against a former owner of the reorganized debtor
  • Represented numerous individuals in defending against objections to discharge or dischargeability in bankruptcy cases
  • Assisted a large nonprofit organization in shedding its state pension liability through the chapter 11 process
  • Initiated numerous foreclosure and collection actions for creditors
  • Represented several builders, developers, and business owners in the defense of collection actions, pursuing financial workouts, and Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases
  • Successfully filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy for higher income individuals with primarily business debt whom would not qualify for Chapter 7 under the standard means test

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