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Bankruptcy Clinic
c/o Ted Tinsman, Attorney
901 E. St. Louis, Ste. 1200
Springfield, MO 65806
Phone: 417 4NO-DEBT (466-3328)


Ted L. Tinsman Attorney at Law, Attorneys & Lawyers, Springfield, MO
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

General Information

Ted L. Tinsman

Ted L. Tinsman is Of Counsel with Douglas, Haun & Heidemann, P.C., and has filed thousands of bankruptcy cases for people and small businesses under Chapters 7, 11, and 13 of the bankruptcy law. He has been practising law in Southwest Missouri for over 15 years.

In addition to Ted's bankruptcy work, he has provided legal services for IRS offer and compromise, debt settlement, workers' compensation, family law, Social Security disability, and personal injury cases. Ted earned a Bachelor in Business Administration degree from Lincoln University, Jefferson City MO, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri-Columbia.

Ted is very involved in the community, including participation with Habitat For Humanity, leadership in his church, and participaton in the Council of Churches of the Ozarks.When asked whether he enjoys the practice of bankruptcy law, Ted says certainly, because he believes it is based on the Old Testament law of Jubilee, regarding debt forgiveness and economic justice, found in Leviticus, Chapter 25.



Angela D. Acree

Angela D. Acree is the former Managing Member of the Bankruptcy Clinic; after a distinguished 20-year career as an attorney, she decided to retire from active practice and pursue other interests. Prior to retirement, Angela passed the mantle of the Clinic over to Ted L. Tinsman, another long-time bankruptcy attorney here in Springfield. Angela has been honored to serve her many clients through the years, and knows that Ted will take good care of both her current and past clients, and be the best option for the Clinic to help others moving forward.