Standing Chapter 13 Trustee
Fort Worth, Texas
Tim Truman was appointed Standing Chapter 13 Trustee for Fort Worth in October 1979. He was also the Standing Chapter 13 Trustee for Dallas from January 1980 until September 1990. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1967 and is admitted to practice before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. He received his B.B.A. in accounting from the University of North Texas and his J.D. from the University of Texas in Austin. Tim is past president of the Fort Worth Tarrant County Young Lawyers, the Tarrant County Bar Association, the Tarrant County Bankruptcy Bar, and the National Association of Chapter Thirteen Trustees. He has presented programs to numerous creditor groups on bankruptcy as well as spoken to groups of attorneys and judges on the subject of Chapter 13 as part of programs sponsored by the State Bar of Texas, the University of Texas, the Federal Judicial Center, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and local debtor bars. He is a master emeritus in the John C. Ford Chapter of the American Inn of Court.