Critical Case Comment

By Henry E. Hildebrand, III, Chapter 13 Trustee for the Middle District of Tennessee (Nashville)

Information gleaned from questions included on a debtor’s counsel’s questionnaire for a potential client can be protected by the attorney-client privilege and not subject to discovery by an opposing party.

In re Lori Stickle, 2016 WL 417047 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. February 2, 2016) (Hyman)

Case Summary

Lori Stickle filed a Chapter 13 bankruptcy petition and faced a bitter dispute with beneficiaries of two Wasik Family Trusts for which she served as a fiduciary. As a . . .

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