W. Thomas Bunch II

W. Thomas Bunch II

At Bunch & Brock, You Meet a Lawyer, Not a Paralegal
  • Probate, Estate Planning, Bankruptcy...
  • Kentucky
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Summary

My mission is to provide top-quality legal advice and services to my clients within the scope of my law practice. I am very proficient at drafting Last Wills & Trusts, handling Probate Law cases, and Guardianship proceedings. I also have extensive experience with Debtor and Creditor Legal Issues arising in Bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy situations (Chapter 7, 11, 12 and 13 cases), including representation of both debtors and creditors in complex Chapter 11 cases.

Practice Areas
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Bankruptcy
  • Traffic Tickets
Additional Practice Areas
  • Chapter 7
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 13
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Call me about your Probate case and tell me you found me on Justia. I'll give you a free consultation for up to 30 minutes to learn about your situation and see if we are a "good fit". If I can't take your Probate case, I'll recommend another attorney who may be able to help you!
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    I handle Probate cases based upon an hourly rate plus costs. However, I am very efficient handling Probate cases and will give you an estimate of the fees based upon my 24+ years experience.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Kentucky
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6th Circuit
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U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
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U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Kentucky
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U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
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U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney-at-Law
Bunch & Brock Attorneys
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Law Clerk (during law school)
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Education
University of Kentucky College of Law
J.D. (1989) | Law Degree
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Three of the BEST years of my entire education! Very challenging work, but also rewarding.
Honors: My 3rd year research project on jury selection was later published 10 years after my graduation: Co-Author, "Using Social Science Methods to Improve Voir Dire and Jury Selection," in A Handbook of Jury Research, published by ALI-ABA, 1999.
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Wake Forest University
B.A. (1986) | Major in Politics; minor in History
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Great college experience back when an ordinary family could afford to attend Wake Forest University. Unfortunately, 4 years of tuition is now over $200,000. I visited the campus in 2013 for the first time in over 20 years; it is still an incredibly beautiful campus surrounded by a forest.
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Awards
George F. Hixson Fellow
Kiwanis International
Professional Associations
Fayette County Bar Association
Divorce and Bankruptcy: When Debtors Can't Pay Their Creditors Due to Divorce
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Activities: Mr. Bunch presented a Continuing Legal Education seminar on October 19, 2011 to the Fayette County Bar Association - Family Law Section.
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Kiwanis Club of Lexington
Member & Past President
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Activities: Excellent service organization. If you don't know anything about local Kiwanis Clubs, check out www.kiwanis.org.
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Fayette County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Using Social Science Methods to Improve Voir Dire and Jury Selection
ALI-ABA
Speaking Engagements
Divorce and Bankruptcy: When Client's Can't Pay Their Debts, Continuing Legal Education, Lexington, KY
Fayette County Bar Association Pro Bono Program, Inc. (LAWCARE)
This presentation is intended to assist domestic relations attorneys achieve a better understanding of the bankruptcy statutes that impact divorce cases. The author’s intention is that the practicing divorce attorney spot insolvency issues and properly advise a client of his/her options.
Websites & Blogs
Website
www.bunchandbrocklaw.com
Contact & Map
Bunch & Brock, Attorneys
271 W. Short Street
Suite 805
Lexington, KY 40507-1217
USA