Shreveport / Monroe Location

Shreveport / Monroe Location

4700 Line Avenue Suite 200 Shreveport, LA 71106
Phone: 318-868-2600
Fax: 318-868-8966

Bankruptcy is all that we do. We represent individuals and businesses in bankruptcy. We are committed to assisting our clients in making informed decisions to resolve financial problems.

At Simon Fitzgerald LLC, we know that you would pay your debts if you could and have mixed feelings about bankruptcy. One of our experienced Shreveport/Monroe bankruptcy lawyers will walk you through the process, address your concerns, and guide you to the debt solution that makes the best sense for you and your family. The consultation with one of our experienced bankruptcy attorneys is FREE.

Where We Came From

Simon Fitzgerald LLC originated in Shreveport, Louisiana. Simon Fitzgerald LLC has been involved in the practice of bankruptcy law for well over 50 years, and we trace the original firm back to 1907.


In most cases, we do not require you to pay the attorney fees in advance because the fees can be included in the monthly payments made to the Chapter 13 trustee. Court costs are normally paid prior to filing but may be paid in installments.

Shreveport/Monroe Forms

The Shreveport office handles cases filed in the Western District of Louisiana “Shreveport Division.” The Shreveport office also handles cases in the “Monroe Division” The Shreveport Division of the United States Bankruptcy Court is comprised of the following parishes: Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, DeSoto, Red River, Sabine, and Webster.

The Monroe Division of the United States Bankruptcy Court is comprised of the following parishes: Caldwell, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas, Union, and West Carroll. If you reside in one of these parishes, your case will be filed with the United States Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Louisiana, in the Shreveport or Monroe Division(s).

Judge John S. Hodge presides over all bankruptcy cases in the Shreveport Division and Chapter 7 cases in the Monroe Division. Judge Stephen D. Wheelis presides over all Chapter 13 cases in the Monroe Division. The Chapter 13 trustee in the Shreveport Division is Daryl J. Smith, and the Chapter 7 trustee is John W. Luster. The Chapter 13 trustee in the Monroe Division is E. Eugene Hastings, and the Chapter 7 Trustee(s) are John Clifton Conine and Mark K. Sutton.

Some of the towns and cities in the Shreveport Division include Shreveport, Mansfield, Minden, Springhill, Many, Vivian, Homer, Haughton, Benton, Plain Dealing, Greenwood, Ringgold, and Coushatta.

Some of the towns and cities in the Monroe Division include Bastrop, Columbia, Eros, Farmerville, Jonesboro, Lake Providence, Monroe, Oak Grove, Raybille, Ruston, Saint Joseph, Sterlington, Tallulah, West Monroe, Waterproof, and Winnsboro.

Our Shreveport (Also serving the Monroe area) Team

Contact Our Experienced Bankruptcy Attorneys For A Free Consultation.

It costs nothing to talk with us. Call or contact our office to schedule a free and confidential appointment with one of our Shreveport/Monroe bankruptcy attorneys. Contact us to schedule your free initial consultation by calling (Shreveport / Monroe), 318-550-4464 (Alexandria), or 337-205-6674 (Lafayette / Lake Charles). Simon Fitzgerald LLC is Louisiana’s oldest bankruptcy law firm.

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