Attorney Herbert Hurst
Meet Bankruptcy Attorney Herbert Hurst. Mr. Hurst made Memphis his home in 1994 when he moved here to attend law school at the University of Memphis. He graduated in 1997 and has been practicing law in Memphis ever since. He founded the Hurst Law Firm in 2001 to help people in financial distress get debt relief, specifically with Chapter 13 wage earner bankruptcy and Chapter 7 straight bankruptcy. Mr. Hurst is licensed to practice law in the state of Tennessee as well as the U.S. Federal Court and U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Tennessee. He is a member of the Memphis Bar Association as well as a former member of the Bankruptcy Liaison Committee for the Western District of Tennessee.
Attorney Joseph T. Townsend
Meet Attorney Joe Townsend. He is a third generation Memphian. Joe received his BA from the University of Memphis majoring in Economics and minoring in Political Science. Joe Townsend graduated from the University of Memphis Law School and after working as Judicial Law Clerk for Tennessee Court of Appeals, he entered the United States Air Force as a Judge Advocate. Joe Townsend has worked as a Shelby County Public Defender and a Federal Public Defender. He earned his LLM in Taxation from the College of William and Mary. Joe Townsend has over fifteen years’ experience representing individuals in bankruptcy court. He has over 20 years’ experience representing individuals, estates, trusts, beneficiaries, guardianships and conservatorships in probate court and in civil litigation in state and federal court and appellate courts. He is admitted to practice in State of Tennessee and before United States Court of Military Appeals, United States Tax Court, United States District Court, Western District of Tennessee, United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.
The bankruptcy attorneys of Hurst Law Firm are proud to be helping the people of Memphis get the debt relief they need.