Best Bankruptcy Lawyers in Evanston

Why These Bankruptcy Lawyers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Evanston Bankruptcy Lawyers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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John D. Colbert & Associates

  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
  • Debt Settlement

John D. Colbert & Associates is a real estate, immigration, business, and bankruptcy law firm providing legal counsel to clients in Evanston, and the rest of Cook, Will, Kane, and Lake Counties. Managing partner John D. Colbert is a practicing lawyer since 1991 before starting his own firm in 1996. For bankruptcy cases, the firm assists clients on debt breakdown and explanation, negotiation, and resolution. The firm concentrates mostly on chapter 7 bankruptcy cases.

1925 West Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL 60618


Schottler & Associates

  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
  • Debt Settlement

Schottler & Associates is a full-service law firm that serves clients in Evanston and surrounding areas. The company provides legal representation and assistance to debtors seeking bankruptcy protection and solutions. Bankruptcy lawyers at the firm focus on personal bankruptcy filings, particularly on chapter 7 and chapter 13 petitions. The company also handles legal matters involving probate, real estate, and estate planning. Founding partner Mark Schottler has been representing individuals facing personal bankruptcy cases for over 20 years. Past clients have praised Schottler and his team for their competence, attentiveness, and compassionate service.

7222 Cermak Road
Riverside, IL 60546


The Cortese Law Offices, P.C.

  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

The Cortese Law Offices, P.C. is a bankruptcy law firm serving Evanston and its surrounding places. Frank G. Cortese has over two decades of experience handling bankruptcy cases. He analyzes client debt situations to verify their eligibility for bankruptcy and determine the applicable type of bankruptcy. He also seeks debt discharges, including payday loans and medical bills, and helps preserve properties using federal exemptions. Moreover, he deals with debt reorganizations and payment schemes, preventing repossessions, foreclosures, and wage garnishments.

22 West Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602


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