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Eric M. Wilson

Eric M. Wilson

Protecting Your Financial Life with Compassionate Representation
  • Bankruptcy, Consumer Law, Collections
  • Alabama
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Biography

Eric was born and raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Member - Christ Episcopal Church
Chairman - Tuscaloosa City Schools Board of Education

Graduate of Central High School
B.A. 1993 Economics - VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
J.D. 1996 - THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW
Editor - The Alabama Law Review

Frequent lecturer about consumer Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy
Member N.A.C.B.A Member N.A.C.A

In his spare time Eric enjoys spending time with his son (Ethan) and his terrier (Ozzie) as well as staying fit. Eric is a four time Ironman Triathlete and avid tennis player. Eric is currently the Chairman of the Board of Education for the Tuscaloosa City School system where he is serving his second four year term.

Eric believes strongly in the "fresh start" afforded by the bankruptcy code and vigorously defends consumers in lawsuits, collections, foreclosures, fair credit reporting, fair debt collection, student loan and tax discharge cases.

Practice Areas
Bankruptcy
Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
Consumer Law
Class Action, Lemon Law
Collections
Video Conferencing
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    I offer a free initial consultation. Chapter 13 fees are paid through the plan and Chapter 7 fees are determined by the size and complexity of the case and paid when you sign your petition.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Alabama
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Owner
Eric Wilson Law, LLC
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Shareholder
Wilson Bettis, LLC
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Owner
The Law Firm of Eric M. Wilson, LLC
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Partner
Burns & Wilson, LLC,
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Associate
Phelps, Jenkins, Gibson & Fowler
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Education
University of Alabama School of Law
J.D. (1996)
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Honors: Editor - Alabama Law Review
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Vanderbilt University
B.A. (1993) | Economics
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Activities: Sigma Nu Fraternity Vanderbilt Conduct Council
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Awards
Lead Counsel Verified
LawInfo
AV Peer Review Rating
Martindale-Hubbell
Notable
Martindale-Hubbell
2021-2022
Professional Associations
Alabama State Bar
Member
Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Should Alabama Adopt the Independent Tort of Spoliation?
Alabama Law Review, Volume 47
Speaking Engagements
Bankruptcy Basics, NBI Seminar
Chapter 13 and Chapter 7, NBI Seminar
Websites & Blogs
Website
Tuscaloosa Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Lawyer
Website
Tuscaloosa Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Lawyer
Website
Eric Wilson Law
Website
Tuscaloosa Bankruptcy Lawyer
Website
Tuscaloosa Bankruptcy Lawyer
Blog
Can a Debt Collector Call You at Work?
Blog
How Often Can You File Bankruptcy?
Blog
Removing Late Payments From Credit Report
Blog
Is Alimony Dischargeable in Bankruptcy?
Blog
What is a Good Credit Score?
Blog
How to Get Out of Debt With No Money and Bad Credit
Blog
Mistakes That Can Lead to Bankruptcy
Blog
Bankruptcy Dismissal vs. Discharge
Blog
How Much Credit Card Debt is Too Much?
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered
Q. I filed Chapter 7 in Louisiana..I was told that the trustee can't take my EIC or Child Tax Credit from..is this correct?
A: In the Northern District of Alabama Western Division - the Trustee does not take your EIC or Child Tax Credit
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Contact & Map
1902 8th Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Telephone: (205) 349-1280
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Friday: 8:30 AM - 1 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Closed 12:00-1:00 for Lunch After Hours and Weekend phone consultations available
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