Wes Steury is a partner at Burt, Blee, Dixon, Sutton & Bloom, LLP and specializes in Bankruptcy, Creditor's Rights and Mortgage Foreclosures. With more than 30 years of experience in bankruptcies, Mr. Steury assists both consumer and corporate debtors in Chapters 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcies. As part of his bankruptcy practice, he also assists clients in lien avoidances, adversary proceedings and debt settlement.
Mr. Steury focuses part of his practice in the areas of Creditors' Rights, including, but not limited, to, preparation of Proof of Claims, Objections to Consumer and Business Bankruptcy Plans, and preparation of Reaffirmation Agreements. He also represents clients in bankruptcy litigation, including Objections to Discharge, defense of preferential transfer and other avoidance actions, Motions for Relief from Stay and Abandonment of Property, and other general creditor representation. He also provides counsel in the areas of Mortgage Foreclosures (creditor and debtor representation), Estate Planning, Social Security Disability Claims, and Nonprofit Corporation Representation.
Outside of BBDS&B, Mr. Steury currently serves as the Treasurer for Hope House, Inc., a non-profit organization offering transitional residential programs for homeless women in recovery from chemical dependency. He is also the President of Love In Deed, Inc., a nonprofit organization which exists to strengthen and support other nonprofits in the Greater Fort Wayne area.
- Indiana, 1979
- Taylor University
1972 - Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude
- University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
1979 - Juris Doctor
Areas of Practice:
- Creditor's Rights
- Mortgage Foreclosure
- Estate Planning
- Social Security
- Non-profit Corporations
- Allen County Bar Association
- Indiana State Bar Association
- Hope House, Inc., Treasurer
- Love In Deed, Inc., President
- Missionary Church Investment Foundation, President
- First Missionary Church, Past President and Board Member