Practice point: Be sure that a chapter 13 discharge excepts debtor’s unpaid counsel fees.
Debtor’s counsel can’t recover prefiling expenses in a ‘no money down’ bankruptcy in the W.D. La.
Montana judge cuts committee counsel’s interim allowance to rates charged by debtor’s counsel.
In the Fifth Circuit, chapter 7 trustees lock in higher compensation.
Splitting with the Sixth Circuit, the Tenth Circuit BAP does not require equity to claim a homestead exemption.