| Practice Description: |
Mr. Mueller, operating under the name The Bankruptcy Center, practices exlusively in consumer bankruptcy law. He has 24 years of experience in consumer bankruptcy law, and the firm files a larger percentage of Chapter 7s and Chapter 13s than any other firm in the Southern District of Illinois. The Bankruptcy Center is the only firm to limit its practice exclusively to consumer bankruptcy work. It strives to provide consumers in financial distress with a personal approach, reasonable fees, prompt service and a knowledgeable support staff. This philosphy has led to the growth of The Bankruptcy Center initially and has maintained it as the largest filer of consumer bankrutpcy cases in this district since 1996.
United States District Court, 1984
Hourly Rate: Set fee per case
Retainer: Depends on Chapter 7 or 13
Date of Birth: 1959
Law School: St. Louis University, J.D., 1984
Law School Honors/Involvement: Cum laude
Undergraduate School: Eastern Illinois University
Undergraduate School Honors/Involvement: magna cum laude
Mr. Mueller has been the owner of The Bankruptcy Center since October 1992 and has done consumer bankruptcy work exclusively since that time. Prior to openning The Bankruptcy Center, he worked for general practice firms for eight years, concentrating on consumer bankrutpcy and workers' compensation.
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
Nation Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, 1997 to present
National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees, associate member, 1991 to present
Southern Illinois Bankruptcy Institute, 1990 to present
National Lawyers Association, 1997 to present
Illinois State Bar Association, 1984 to present
Various local bar associations, 1984 to present
The Bankruptcy Center has seven attorneys, including Mr. Mueller, in its five locations.
Additional Office Locations:
The Bankruptcy Center has offices in Belleville, Edwardsville, Mt. Vernon, Marion, and Effingham.
Parking is available at each location.