Lutz Law Firm, PLLC

North Carolina Bankruptcy, Corporate Law and Criminal Defense Attorney Provides Experienced Representation

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Firm Overview

Serving clients in Cleveland County and the surrounding areas since 1990
If you are looking for an experienced North Carolina attorney to handle your bankruptcy, corporate law or criminal law matter, the Lutz Law Firm is fully prepared to take on your case. Based out of Shelby, North Carolina, Attorney Robert Lutz has more than 20 years of experience serving individuals and businesses across Cleveland County and the surrounding counties of Rutherford, Polk, McDowell, Lincoln and Gaston. And as a former prosecutor for the District Attorney's Office for Cleveland and Lincoln Counties, Attorney Lutz has the knowledge and experience necessary for your case to succeed.

Bringing an extensive knowledge of the law to each case
When you bring your case to the Lutz Law Firm, Robert will always give you the benefit of his:
-Wide range of experience - Robert is a former prosecutor for the District Attorney's Office for Cleveland and Lincoln Counties, and he has also dedicated more than 15 years to bankruptcy courts across the state. This variety of experience enables him to see the law from countless angles, which goes a long way toward getting a favorable outcome for your case.
-Acclaimed representation - Because of his skill at satisfying his clients through the years, Robert is BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martin-Hubbell for legal abilities and adherence to ethical standards.
-Dedication to his clients - Above all else, Robert has a passion for helping people. Whether it's a bankruptcy case, criminal trial or corporate law matter, his clients' peace of mind is his top priority.

A wide range of practice areas
The Lutz Law Firm is dedicated to helping clients with their legal matters regarding:
-Bankruptcy - Robert has spent more than 15 years in bankruptcy courts across North Carolina. This knowledge of the Federal Bankruptcy Code can help you get the resolution you need.
-Corporate law - Whether dealing with a buy-and-sell agreement, contract negotiations or anything in between, Robert's corporate law services can get your business moving again.
-Criminal law & traffic violations - Robert's familiarity with criminal law & traffic violations across North Carolina is an invaluable tool if your case goes to court.
Main Office

Main Office
310-8 East Graham Street
Shelby  NC  28150

Phone
  • 704-600-6003
Bankruptcy
North Carolina Bankruptcy Attorney Gets You a Second Chance
Helping you find debt relief
Filing for bankruptcy is an important decision that has significant implications for your life. But when mounting debt begins to feel unmanageable, bankruptcy can provide relief. At the Lutz Law Firm in Shelby, North Carolina, Attorney Robert Lutz helps you decide whether filing for bankruptcy is the most effective way for you to take control of your debt.

Negotiators of debt relief options
Bankruptcy is not your only option. Robert often works with creditors to develop out-of-court solutions that avoid bankruptcy. Frequently, he can negotiate a smaller debt amount payable in more-manageable monthly installments.

Experts in debt analysis
The Lutz Law Firm has been assisting people with overwhelming debts for more than 15 years. Robert analyzes your case to determine if bankruptcy will advance your immediate and long-term financial goals. He reviews your debts, income, and expenses, and he explains the full effects of bankruptcy on your family, business, homeownership and access to credit. If bankruptcy is the right choice, he provides detailed information about the bankruptcy process and a complete picture of the outcome that you should expect. His upfront approach to bankruptcy gives you confidence in your financial future.

Reprieve through automatic stay
Filing a bankruptcy petition automatically triggers a stay, meaning that creditors must immediately stop collections letters and phone calls. Robert corresponds with your creditors from the moment you file for bankruptcy, and he acts entirely on your behalf.

Your bankruptcy options
-Chapter 7 bankruptcy
For individuals and their spouses who own fewer assets and earn smaller incomes, Chapter 7 bankruptcy grants you relief from debts through liquidation of your assets.
-Chapter 11 bankruptcy
For corporations, partnerships and sole proprietorships, Chapter 11 bankruptcy permits your business to continue operating while you pay creditors under a reorganization plan.
-Chapter 13 bankruptcy
An option for families facing foreclosure or for families whose incomes are higher, Chapter 13 bankruptcy enables you to pay off debts under a court-ordered installment plan extending three to five years. This option provides numerous advantages, including the possibility of keeping your home. Also, there is no upfront fee for Robert's services, which is different from most attorneys handling Chapter 13. He is paid based on debtor's payment to the trustee. He gets paid his fee over a period of three to five years.

Robert H. Lutz

Biography
Delta Theta Phi. Speaker - Basics of Bankruptcy North Carolina CLE 2002

Memberships
Cleveland County and North Carolina Bar Associations; North Carolina State Bar; South Carolina Bar; State Bar of Georgia; North Carolina Advocates for Justice; 27th Judicial District (President, 1994-1995); American Bankruptcy Institute; National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Education
  • Georgia State University
    J.D.
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