Paul G. Swanson

Paul G. Swanson

Partner
  • Location:
    Oshkosh Office
    107 Church Avenue
    Oshkosh, WI 54901
  • Phone:
    920-235-6690
    Email:
  • Fax:
    920-426-5530

Paul G. Swanson is a partner in the firm and represents individuals and businesses in financial reorganizations, restructurings, bankruptcy, receiverships and other debt adjustment strategies. Representation is limited primarily to debtors in both simple and complex matters.

Mr. Swanson has represented debtors in Chapter 11 reorganizations, Chapter 12 farm reorganizations, Chapter 7 liquidations and Chapter 13 repayment plans. He also serves as a State Court Receiver in liquidation proceedings supervised by Circuit Court judges and has served as a panel trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin since 1982.

Mr. Swanson is a debt relief agent. He helps people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency Law
  • Business Workouts
  • Agricultural Restructuring
  • Collection Matters
  • Receiverships
  • Foreclosure Defense

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Business and Consumer Bankruptcy, ABBC
  • Board Certified Bankruptcy Specialist

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1990

Education

  • University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, Wisconsin
    • J.D. - 1979
  • University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
    • B.B.A. - 1977

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker, National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees
  • Speaker, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Speaker, State Bar of Wisconsin

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to Super Lawyers Since 2005

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Young Lawyers Division, President
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Member of the Board of Governors, 1987 - 1995
  • National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, Member of the Board of Directors, 1994 - 2006
  • National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, Member, 1994 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Creditors’ Rights Section, Member, 1999 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Creditors’ Rights Section, Member of the Board of Directors, 1999 - 2006
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Bar Association, Member of the Board of Directors, 2003 - 2009
  • National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, President, 2004 - 2005
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Member of the Board of Governors, 2006 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Treasurer, 2015 - 2016
  • Milwaukee Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Central States Advisory Board, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • 7th Circuit Bar Association, Member
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Member