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ROBERT J. ADAMS

Bankruptcy Attorney

The firm was founded in 1976, and for more than 40 years, attorney Robert J. Adams has been at the helm.

A deep understanding of all aspects of bankruptcy and decades of real-world experience allow Robert to provide clients with guidance they can trust.

TINA ADAMS

Bankruptcy Attorney

A member of the team since 1993, Tina Adams skillfully guides clients through a variety of bankruptcy matters.

Experience in a wide range of cases, including both consumer bankruptcy and business bankruptcy, gives Tina the insight to help you move forward.

BRIAN C. PEDERSEN

Bankruptcy Attorney

A part of the firm since 1986, attorney Brian C. Pedersen has helped thousands of clients start over.

With extensive knowledge of bankruptcy and well-versed in litigation proceedings, Brian is ready to guide you through the bankruptcy process.

VIRTUAL BANKRUPTCY GUIDANCE

IN A CONTACTLESS WORLD, WE’LL BE THERE FOR YOU

In these unprecedented times, it is becoming more commonplace for people to avoid any unnecessary risks involved with leaving home or interacting with people in unfamiliar locations. Through touchless bankruptcy counsel and video consultations to electronic document signings and other means, the team at Robert J. Adams & Associates Inc. is fully-prepared to offer high-quality legal guidance using remote methods. Even in these uncertain situations, help is at your fingertips.

HELPFUL VIDEOS FOR BANKRUPTCY

When first meeting with a new client, the first thing we do is gather all of your information so we know the whole story. When honesty is prioritized, you can save time, money, and stress along the way.”
ROBERT J. ADAMS

Practice Areas

Consumer Bankruptcy

Mounting bills and debt can leave you looking for a way out. Through the consumer bankruptcy process, you can look for relief from your debt.

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Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Through liquidation, Chapter 7 can provide you with an opportunity to eliminate debt and turn the page to pursue a chance to start over again.

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Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Establishing a debt-repayment plan through Chapter 13 can help you keep your assets and consolidate your debts into one manageable payment.

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Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Used frequently by small businesses, Chapter 11 is often referred to as "reorganization" bankruptcy, letting you pay your debt off over time.

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WHY ROBERT J. ADAMS & ASSOCIATES?

PROUDLY SERVING THOSE THROUGHOUT METROPOLITAN CHICAGO

SMALL-FIRM ATTENTION

Though well-versed and knowledgeable about bankruptcy, the team at Robert J. Adams & Associates Inc. takes pride in offering clients more personal, one-on-one legal services throughout each step of the process.

ACCESSIBLE

When your financial standing and your future are on the line, you deserve to work with a team of attorneys who remain available to listen to your input, explain your options, and answer your important questions along the way.

YOU ARE THE PRIORITY

The outcome of your bankruptcy filing will have a long-lasting impact on your life. With this in mind, having a dedicated firm in your corner will give you confidence and peace of mind that your best interests are at the forefront at every stage.

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WHY CHOOSE BANKRUPTCY?

Contrary to what many people believe, filing for bankruptcy can offer your the opportunity to leave your life of debt behind you as you take the appropriate steps to pursue a more stable tomorrow.

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BANKRUPTCY IS YOUR CHANCE AT A BRIGHTER, HAPPIER FUTURE

Many people have a misunderstanding that bankruptcy is a dark cloud that will be hanging over their heads for the rest of their lives. In reality, it is their debt that they could end up dragging with them through life if they don't do anything to address it. At Robert J. Adams & Associates Inc., there is real guidance available.

For more than 40 years, attorney Robert J. Adams and his team have been providing individuals and businesses with knowledgeable legal counsel to help them seek a way out of debt. Too many people struggle to keep their heads above water while debt and expenses continue to pile up. There are options available.

No matter what led to your current financial state, you can take steps to eliminate your debt and rebuild your life. Having seasoned attorneys on your side can give you peace of mind.

From Chapter 7 debt elimination to establishing a payment plan with Chapter 13 or guidance through Chapter 11 reorganization for small businesses, you can turn to the dedicated team at Robert J. Adams & Associates Inc. for direction. Throughout Cook County, Lake County, DuPage County, and the surrounding region, clients have come to trust Robert J. Adams & Associates Inc. for help with bankruptcy. Call their Chicago or Lake County offices to schedule a free consultation.

Informative Blog Posts

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First of all, what is a small business? The SBA has a definition: companies with sales of up to $6 Million and construction companies up to $28.5 Million. To the average person, that is not a small business. Also, many SBA “small businesses” are subsidiaries of big Corporations. This article speaks to what the average person would consider a small ...

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In 2020 over 31,000 people filed for bankruptcy. Some filed Chapter 7 to get a discharge of debts and a "FRESH START." Others filed Chapter 13 to manage their debt load with one monthly payment. Have you decided or are you still mulling the possibility of filing Bankruptcy?

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