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At Swift Law Firm, we hold your hand every step of the way of the Bankruptcy Process.

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Areas of practice at Swift Bankruptcy Law Firm.

Practice Areas.

We will help you make a new financial start by eliminating or reducing debts through a variety of paths suited to your unique situation.

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We Deliver High Quality Service

and have enjoyed tremendous positive feedback from our clients
over the 20+ years we have been practicing law in Colorado.

  • 2014 Top Attorney
  • Bar Admissions
  • Areas of Practice
  • Education
  • Representative Cases
  • Professional Associations

Swift Bankruptcy Law Firm was voted a 2014 Top Attorney in Colorado Springs

Voted a 2014 Top Attorney

The Law Office of Stephen H. Swift, P.C. was recently selected as one of four Top Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys in Colorado Springs by Colorado Springs STYLE Magazine.  This award was based upon a peer-to-peer online survey conducted in conjunction with members of the El Paso County Bar Association. 

Who was surveyed?  Approximately 1,100 licensed attorneys in El Paso County were invited via email to complete the survey, with electronic reminders sent by the El Paso County Bar Association encouraging participation.

 

Stephen Swift bar admissions in Colorado

Bar Admissions

Stephen H. Swift is licensed and admitted to practice law in:

  • Colorado, June 20, 1985 - Present
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, May 11, 1988 - Present
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, Sept. 27, 2011 - Present
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate Panel, 10th Circuit

 

Swift Law's areas of practice in southern Colorado

Areas of Practice

Stephen Swift, managing attorney, has practiced bankruptcy law in the Colorado Springs area for over 20 years. During that time he has helped thousands of Colorado residents obtain debt relief through Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings. Mr. Swift also conducts bankruptcy litigation involving the liquidation of tax debts and student loans, allegations of bankruptcy fraud and other matters.  About 50% of the practice is devoted to litigation.

  • 95% - Bankruptcy (High Level of Expertise)
  •   5% - Adoptions

 

 
 

Stephen Swift is a highly education bankruptcy professional in Colorado Springs

Stephen H. Swift: Education

Mr. Swift received his law degree at Saint Louis University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri.  He graduated from Brigham Young University with a B.A. degree in both English and in History.  In addition to English, he also speaks both French and Spanish. 

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
        - J.D.
  • Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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    B.A., 1981 Major: English Major: History
  • Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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    A.A., 1974 Major: French Major: Spanish

 

 
 

Colorado representative cases of Stephen H. Swift

Representative Cases

Mr. Swift has impressive track record of success throughout his professional career in legal representations. A few of the successes achieved include: 

  • In re Moosman, 437 B.R. 385, affirmed 2013 WL 4460001. - This case decided what portion of the cash value in life insurance the debtor is entitled to keep when filing bankruptcy. 
  • In re Borgman, 10th Circuit Court of Appeals,  (10th Cir. B.A.P. 2012) - This case decided what portion of the child tax credit the debtor is entitled to keep when filing bankruptcy.
  • In re Dunckley, 452 B.R. 241 (10th Cir. B.A.P. 2011) 

 

 
 

The professional associations & memberships in Colorado of Stephen H. Swift

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1995 - to Present
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member, 1985 – Present
  • El Paso County Bar Association, Member, 1985 – Present 
  • El Paso County Bar Association, Member Bankruptcy Subsection, 1985 – Present 
  • U.S. District Court 
  • Volunteer, Federal Prison, Florence, CO
  • Boy Scouts of America
     

 

 
 
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  • “Mr. Bugg, thank you very much for your help & your guidance in our bankruptcy case. You & your team have not only provided us with excellent service, but have also treated us with kind understanding & respect during this difficult time in our lives. We will never forget all that you have done to help us get our lives back on track. Special thanks to Ward for his help and patience in our paperwork. He is excellent! And to Patti and Paula for all of their help. God Bless you!!” – Denis & Claire

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    “Thank you to everyone that helped me. I appreciate everything you did for me and you made a difficult situation better!”   – Patricia

     

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    "Professional but relaxing atmosphere.  Compassionate & understanding staff.  I have already recommended this firm to others.  I appreciate them being understanding of my situations and working with me on payments.  Valerie was awesome...funny, very knowledgeable and helpful.  Mr. Swift is a great attorney. He was also nice & friendly, and he did a great job for me."  – Jessica H.

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