OlsenDaines is a debt relief agency. We help people file bankruptcy. Our attorneys have a combined 150 years experience practicing before the United States Bankruptcy Courts. We have filed tens of thousands of bankruptcy cases.
We have the experience to see to it that whatever situations arise during your case, you are represented by an attorney with the tools to bring you the best result.
OlsenDaines offers real solutions for individuals and businesses. We help our clients obtain bankruptcy protection to end garnishment, stop foreclosures, get rid of creditor harassment, prevent utility shut off, avoid car repossessions, discharge taxes, pay off back child support, stop license suspension and return peace to their lives.
When you are unable to meet your obligations, the burdens of debt can be destructive. Filing bankruptcy is a way to discharge your debt and get a fresh start. Nearly all of our clients find that they can keep their home, cars, retirement savings, and their other assets. Bankruptcy just allows them a fresh start and peace of mind.
Many people with debt problems find that the need to file bankruptcy is only part of their legal problems. Our representation of our bankruptcy clients is not limited to filing the bankruptcy. We routinely file lawsuits against creditors who harass our clients before, during or after a bankruptcy is filed. We work with our clients to insure that their credit reports are accurate after their bankruptcy is complete. Whatever problems you are having with a creditor before, during or after a bankruptcy can be handled by our firm.
1030 N Center Pkwy
310 W. 11th Street
Federal Way Office
33530 1st Way S. - Suite 102
OlsenDaines is a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Banktuptcy Code.
When you file bankruptcy, you can choose the kind of bankruptcy that best meets your needs (provided you meet certain qualifications):
Chapter 7 - A trustee is appointed to take over your property. Any property of value will be sold or turned into money to pay your creditors. You may be able to keep some personal items and possibly real estate depending on the law of the state where you live and applicable federal laws.
Chapter 13 - You can usually keep your property, but you must earn wages or have some other source of regular income and you must agree to pay part of your income to your creditors. The court must approve your repayment plan and your budget. A trustee is appointed and will collect the payments from you, pay your creditors, and make sure you live up to the terms of your repayment plan.
OlsenDaines can help you choose the path that will benefit your person situation to the fullest. And we will guide you through every step.
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Kevin D. Swartz graduated from Willamette University College of Law in 1998 with a JD and from Washington State University in 1995 with a BA. Mr. Swartz is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, the Western District of Washington and the Eastern District of Washington and the State Courts of Oregon and Washington.
Kevin Swartz is a partner in OlsenDaines and has practiced in bankruptcy exclusively with the firm now for well over 15 years. He has been happily married for 15 years with a girl and a boy and a springer spaniel. Kevin's wife teaches 4th grade. Kevin is a Seattle native, enjoys golf, and spending time with his kids.
Eric W. Olsen graduated from University of Oregon School of Law with a JD in 1978 and from Brigham Young University in 1974 with a BA. Mr. Olsen is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, Western District of Washington, Eastern District of Washington, and the State Courts of Oregon and Washington.
Mr. Olsen is the founder of the firm. Mr. Olsen has been married for 34 years and has 8 children and 8 grandchildren. His wife is an RN and works for Hospice. Mr. Olsen concentrates on personal injury cases. Mr. Olsen has been a pilot for many years and often flies to meet clients in different cities. He enjoys fishing and flowers.
Rex K. Daines graduated from Willamette University College of Law in 1995 with a JD and from Utah State University in 1992 with a BA. Mr. Daines is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Districts of Oregon and the Western District of Washington and the Eastern District of Washington and the State Courts of Oregon and Washington.
Rex Daines has practiced in bankruptcy with the firm for over 15 years. He is also an accountant. Married with four children Rex says, "I enjoy helping families solve difficult problems and helping them with a fresh start."