Being overwhelmed by debt and unable to meet your financial obligations may be one of the toughest points in your life. The constant stress and worry about paying bills, wage garnishments, and collections can be crushing. You may be hounded by phone calls, texts, letters, and emails from creditors and collection agencies and threatened with legal claims. You may feel lost as what to do to handle the situation and embarrassed to seek help.
At Debt Doctors of Missouri, we understand the financial difficulties you’re going through. We have a passion for helping people get their lives back — that’s why bankruptcy is ALL WE DO. Coming in to talk about bankruptcy may be painful, but it will be far less painful than doing nothing about your debt situation or trying to work it out without knowing your legal rights. That’s why we offer a free consultation in which you can discuss your situation in confidence directly with an attorney who has helped individuals, couples, and businesses just like yourself regain financial control and a renewed future.
Debt Doctors of Missouri has over 25 years of experience involving 3,500 bankruptcy cases in which we have helped our clients erase millions in debt. We are not here to judge but to help you resolve your debt in the most strategic way possible. Everyone who comes to us is unique, has a different story, and different set of circumstances. We have helped clients in every situation from those who have lost their jobs or businesses, those beset by unpredicted medical bills from illnesses and injuries, those who have gone through expensive and stressful divorces, and those who have simply made poor financial decisions.
Whatever the reasons or mistakes, our firm is here to help you focus on the present, learn your legal rights, and take positive action to create a better financial future. We will provide step-by-step instruction and advice and be by your side throughout the entire legal process. Our bankruptcy lawyers provide upfront, transparent advice from the start, including a detailed overview of what to expect before, during, and after your case has been concluded. We handle cases involving chapter 7, chapter 11, and chapter 13 bankruptcy. Because of the high-quality of our service, we have earned excellent reviews from previous clients and have become a top-rated firm throughout the region.
One of the best financial decisions you’ll ever make is to call us today for your free consultation with an actual Springfield lawyer (not a paralegal) who exclusively handles bankruptcy only. Our in-depth, one-hour informative consultation will leave you feeling confident in your next steps, understanding that you are taking the smartest, most strategic path to help you recover, and put your financial problems in the past.
We offer convenient fee arrangements and installments to help the cost of your legal case. Our representation is founded on a genuine desire to help you at a time when you need it the most. Don’t let another day go by stressed with financial worry and uncertainty. Let us help you find debt relief through the bankruptcy process in a respectful and dignified manner.
"For some of us, dealing with the mess we've made of our finances can be a very emotional experience. Being represented by Ted was like having a calming, highly competent Captain guiding you through the process. I highly recommend his services. Thank you!"
"I was disappointed to have to file bankruptcy at my age, but my lawyer Jordyn worked with me on the payment, and getting in and out court was so timely! High recommend this practice compared to all others!"
"I appreciate the expertise from Ted Tinsman. He handled my case both professionally and considerately."
"Ted and his staff were amazing, and went above and beyond to assist me in a very difficult process. I worked directly with Jordyn Hill and he was knowledgeable, compassionate and attentive to my specific needs. I would recommend them to anyone. They are affordable, too!"
"Jordyn Hill was my attorney for my bankruptcy, and I couldn’t have asked for a better guy. He was sensitive, and understanding. I felt he truly cared about what I was going through. I would recommend Jordyn to anyone looking for a caring, sensitive attorney to help guide them through this journey. Thank you, Jordyn!"
"Mr. Tinsman put me at ease almost instantly and handled a very stressful situation with professionalism and compassion. He was very thorough and understanding. His office staff was also kind and always helpful! I am so thankful to Mr. Tinsman for setting my life back on track so I could move forward."
"Ted and his staff were great. They answered all of my questions and went over all the options to help me make the best decision. They were always quick to communicate with me when something changed and always responded when I contacted them."
"Thank you for representing me. I think you were terrific, and most of all you were very patient with me and I appreciated that tremendously."
"Ted made the process of filing for bankruptcy easier than I expected. He was there every step of the way until the bankruptcy was completed. I would recommend Ted Tinsman, should you consider taking that step."
"Thank you so much for handling my case and helping me move forward with my life."
"I would highly recommend Ted Tinsman for an attorney. Ted and his staff were awesome, and the ultimate professionals in my case. He put my mind at ease from the very beginning. He is very knowledgeable, very kind and understanding. His belief in God shows through in his work."
"Jordyn Hill was excellent as our attorney. He guided us through every step and it went very smoothly. I'd highly recommend Jordyn to anyone needing these services."
"Mr. Tinsman made a very difficult situation a lot less stressful. His representation was professional and non-judgmental. He walked me through a step-by-step process that put my life back on track! I would highly recommend his services."
"Ted and his staff did an awesome job for me and I would put them #1 in my book. Made me feel more like a friend than a client. If you should be forced to take this action, you can not go wrong with Ted."
"Recently hired Ted for my bankruptcy case and was extremely content with his services! He was very professional, efficient, and well worth every penny."
"Ted literally saved my sanity! Once I met him and he got things started, he took such good care of me from start to finish that I would highly recommend him to anyone. He’s thorough, knowledgeable and best of all, easily accessible. Whether it’s returning a phone call or email I never had to wait…"
"We had a very complicated case, but Jordyn Hill was with us every step of the way. Things of this nature are going to be stressful, but while being represented by Jordyn Hill, we felt like we were always being kept in the loop. The pricing was declared during our initial meeting."
"After working with Ted and his team over the past 5 years of our case, I can honestly say that I would recommend him to anyone who finds themselves in need of a bankruptcy attorney; he was consistently responsive to our questions and concerns, and provided direct and easy to understand information."
"Mr. Tinsman is very knowledgeable and patient. He helped me through a difficult time with ease and calmness. He never failed to answer emails with questions within a short amount of time. When I didn’t understand something he made sure he explained it to where I did understand it."
"Great attorneys and staff. Jordyn was great to us. Honest, laid back, and real."
"Very fortunate to have Ted as my attorney. Very professional, knowledgeable and responsive. I am made to feel as if I am a priority at all times. I am beyond impressed! Thank you!"
"Ted Tinsman was responsive, helpful, and professional during my bankruptcy proceeding. He alleviated my fears and made the process simple. I recommend Mr. Tinsman."
"I really appreciated Jordyn Hill’s help. He went out of his way to help me as I do not drive. He is very personable, knowledgeable, and I would highly recommend him to anyone that needs the service of a bankruptcy lawyer."
"You can’t go wrong with Ted! I really can’t say enough positive things about him. His knowledge of the laws is second to none! He was so kind, so understanding and so helpful at guiding us through this process. "
"Ted was amazingly professional and helpful through the entire process. I appreciated how forthright he was, how thorough he was, and that he made an organized and friendly appearance at our meeting with the trustee. It really helped us feel more comfortable and confident that Ted was the perfect choice."
"I usually don’t do these reviews but with my experience with Jordyn Hill deserves one! He was very prompt and just a really nice man. He never made me feel uncomfortable or embarrassed of my situation. He was knowledgeable on any and every question I had!"
"I want to thank Mr. Tinsman and his staff for assisting me during this very difficult time financially for me. Life has a way of ‘throwing us some unexpected curves’, so to speak, and can cause us a great deal of stress. I recommend Mr. Tinsman and his staff to anyone whom needs bankruptcy assistance."
"Jordyn has one of the highest levels of integrity as I have ever met in this industry. He enjoys helping people get through some of the most difficult times in their life while helping them make smart decisions that will rebuild their life."
"I recently had the pleasure of meeting with Jordyn Hill. Without question he is someone I will recommend to anyone in need of a bankruptcy attorney. Knowledgeable and really cares about his clients. Thanks Jorydn!"
"Mr. Tinsman was very professional, trustworthy and put you at ease. He took the time to explain the process in terms a lay person can understand, very thorough and detail-oriented. I felt he was carrying the burden for me. He is a pleasure to work with."
"Very professional and polite service from the receptionist to the lawyer. I would recommend Ted Tinsman to anyone I meet. He’s one of the nicest lawyers I have ever met … genuinely nice and respectful."
"Hi, Ted. I just wanted to thank you for helping us. I feel like a huge weight has been lifted from my shoulders. It’s a great feeling!"
"Jordyn Hill was so helpful through this entire process! He was very thorough in explaining the process and answering any questions I had. He was professional and kept in contact through every step. Choosing if bankruptcy is right for you is a hard decision to make and Jordyn was non-judgemental, caring and compassionate."
"(Ted is an) excellent lawyer; he is very patient and kind. You know that he is looking out for you."
"Ted Tinsman was great in helping us through our bankruptcy. He made it very simple, understandable, and unstressful. He was a breath of fresh air during a very depressing time."
"Jordyn Hill is very professional and blunt! I knew I was in good hands when I met him. Thanks so much for helping me get through this!"
"Mr. Tinsman was very helpful and great to talk to. He also replied to my emails in a very timely manner. Our case was resolved to our satisfaction. I give him my highest recommendation."
"Ted Tinsman was great to work with and made the whole process as easy as something like that can be."
Ted Tinsman was gentle and professional. He always had our best interest at heart. When amendments and changes came up, he went the extra mile to be sure everything was correct and the additional steps were taken to have a successful outcome. He is timely responding to both emails and phone calls.
"Thank you so very much for representing me during this stressful time. You have made the process so much less complicated than I originally thought and your kindness… along with your staff’s kindness… has helped me feel relaxed about your representation of my case. It feels good to have this weight lifted off my shoulders."
"My attorney Jordyn Hill made this very stressful experience bearable. He was with me every step of the way, and explained everything. I could not recommend him more highly. I put my faith in him and he more than delivered."
"Ted was fantastic and very detailed. Would recommend him highly. Very professional and personable!"
"Ted did a fabulous job, which entailed more than I expected. The process was well explained in advance and was simpler than I thought. I would refer anyone needing this type of legal representation to Ted."
"Jordyn Hill was our attorney and he was excellent. He was always helpful and answered any questions we had. I would highly recommend him."
"I highly recommend Ted Tinsman. He put my mind at ease at the initial consultation and he delivered everything he promised. If I had a question, he responded the same day. Also, his rates are more reasonable than other lawyers in this area."
"Ted helped us through a difficult process and time. He kept in touch regularly via email, and was easy to work with. He even answered my panicked emails while out of town just to reassure me that our case was A-OK! If you are caught in this kind of situation I highly recommend hiring Ted."
"Although we would have preferred NOT to have had to obtain an attorney for this purpose, Ted Tinsman was extremely professional and never “shamed” us or made us feel that we should have done better. He was always very prompt in returning our calls and/or emails, explaining in terms we could understand. (No legalese!)"
"Darryell and I would like you to know that we are so grateful we chose you as our lawyer! We got the results we were hoping for without having to struggle to find the right fit for us. I appreciate your hard work and attentiveness to our case and to us personally."