Who Wants To Get Paid?

Anyone interested in attorneys fees? Are you filing adversaries and motions to collect money from creditors and other miscreants? Then it’s worth looking at two snippets about attorneys fees that have floated across my radar screen. FRCP 54 One of the participants at the Litigating on a Shoe String roundtable at the NACBA convention pointed […]

The Chasm Between Judges & Bankruptcy Attorneys Over Fees

Why is there such a gap between consumer attorneys and bankruptcy judges over attorneys fees? It sometimes feels like the bench believes that every dollar a debtor’s lawyer gets is of questionable legitimacy. ¬†Yet the same judges roll their eyes, at least figuratively, at the competence and preparation of those same lawyers. Think there might […]