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Bankruptcy lawyer Keith Slocum

Keith Slocum 

Certified Consumer Bankruptcy Specialist

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615-656-3344

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Keith Slocum has been practicing consumer bankruptcy law since he was licensed in 2003. 

Keith Slocum

A Tennessee resident his entire life, Keith Slocum attended Middle Tennessee State University, in Murfreesboro, Tenn. graduating in 1998. He graduated from Nashville School of Law with his Juris Doctorate in 2003. While attending law school, Slocum served as a paralegal for Rothschild and Associates, establishing his legal knowledge in bankruptcy early in his career.

Slocum handles both consumer Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases, business Chapter 7 and small business Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases. He also specializes in litigating mortgage issues under Truth in Lending (Regulation Z) and the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (Regulation X).  He also regularly litigates cases regarding the Fair Debt Collection Practices (Regulation F), the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Telephone Cellular Protection Act, the Tennessee Consumer Protection Act, discharging tax debt and discharging/negotiating student loans.       

Motivated by the sincere belief that his assistance helps make a meaningful and positive impact on his clients’ lives, Slocum has sought advanced training and education in the area of bankruptcy law and mortgage litigation.  He has attending numerous bootcamps (Max Gardener) dealing with all areas surrounding the mortgage industry.  Today, Slocum is a subject-matter expert on mortgage advocacy and advises clients and colleagues on the complex field of mortgage litigation.

Education and Certifications

Max Gardner’s Bankruptcy Boot Camp

October 2014, March 2014, June 2013, January 2013, March 2012 and February 2009

Board Certified Bankruptcy Specialist

September 2009

Nashville School of Law

Graduate May 2003

Middle Tennessee State University

Pre-Law Graduate May 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Board of Certification (ABC)
Board Member, 2020 – Present

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA)
2004 – present

National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA)
2007 – present

American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI)
2010 – present

National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees (NACTT)
2004 – present

 

Notable Decisions

2006- In re Chriss-Price, 376 B.R. 648, United States Bankruptcy Court, M.D. Tennessee.

2013- Grandberry v. Bank of America, 2013 WL 6979402, United States Bankruptcy Court, M.D. Tennessee.

2015- Biggers v. I. R. S., 557 B.R. 589, United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Nashville Division.

2015-Heritage v. Thompson, 1:15-ap-90259, United States Bankruptcy Court, M.D. Tennessee, Columbia Division.

2015-Heritage v. Clark, 1:15-ap-90260, United States Bankruptcy Court, M.D. Tennessee, Columbia Division.

2016- Franklin v. Cook, 551 B. R. United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Columbia Division.

2018- Shoemake v SN Servicing Corp., 586 B.R. 741United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Nashville Division

2018- Amodio v. Ocwen, 2018 WL 672106, 741United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Nashville Division

2019- McDaniel v. Central, 2019 WL 6050266, United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Columbia Division

2022-Du Preez v. Benchmark, 2022 WL 16842054, United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Nashville Division.

 

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