Your Milwaukee Bankruptcy Attorney: Steven R. McDonald

Oak Creek Bankruptcy Attorney Steven McDonald

Milwaukee Area Bankruptcy Lawyer with Your Best Interests at Heart

Milwaukee area bankruptcy attorney Steven R. McDonald has served the best interests of bankruptcy filers for over 15 years from his office in Oak Creek.

Focusing on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies, Steven McDonald has a nuanced understanding of  personal debt liquidation and reorganization. He will help determine which bankruptcy options is best for you.

Chapter 7 bankruptcy allows you to liquidate debt and get a fresh start. Schedule a free consultation today to find out if you qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

You may qualify for Chapter 13 bankruptcy if you wish to salvage some of your assets and remain eligible to pay down debt and save your credit reputation. McDonald Law can help you put together a repayment plan to restabilize your finances.

Contact us today to...

  1. Get expert advice and a guiding hand
  2. Heal your financial wounds
  3. Restore a sound financial future
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Attorney McDonald handles nearly all aspects of the bankruptcy. The process is faster with reduced fees. Our #1 goal is making filing bankruptcy in WI understandable, quick, stress-free and affordable.

And it works.

"Steven McDonald is phenomenal! He is brilliant!!!! His soothing voice was such a calm confidence, as we went through "the unknowns" of bankruptcy. Here's what sums it up for us: Steven McDonald was a blessing. He is hard-working, persistent, thorough and an expert at what he does so (seemingly) effortlessly. When you are faced with one of THE most important financial decisions of your life, trust him. He is amazing!"

-Debbi S. from Franklin, WI

Bankruptcy Lawyer Near Milwaukee Wisconsin

Serving Locations Throughout SE Wisconsin:

Milwaukee Oak Creek Cudahy Franklin St. Francis
South Milwaukee Union Grove Racine Kenosha Greendale
Hales Corners Muskego Caledonia
Bay View
...and more!

Oak Creek Bankruptcy Lawyer Helps You Relieve Common Debts

Steven R. McDonald can help you relieve many of the most common forms of debt utilizing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, including:

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Before filing for bankruptcy and conceding a black mark on your credit history, you need to know ALL your options.

If your debts are growing out of control, Steven R. McDonald will answer your questions about bankruptcy, discharge your unsecured debts and set up a financial plan for the future.

You are never alone when our attorney is on your side. If you are considering filing for bankruptcy, learn what you need to know about filing, including:


A native of Racine, Wisconsin, Steven R. McDonald served in the United States Marine Corps Reserve. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. He received his law degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, and began practicing bankruptcy law in 2000.

Steve started The Law Office of Steven R. McDonald, LLC in 2004 dedicating his practice to assisting people through the bankruptcy process. Since 2005, he has been appointed by the U.S. Department of Justice to serve as a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee in the Eastern District of Wisconsin. Steve also is a frequent speaker at bankruptcy seminars and events.

Bar Admission:

  • Wisconsin 2000
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 2000


  • 2000 Juris Doctor
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
  • 1996 Bachelor of Science
  • University of Wisconsin – Parkside, Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Major:  History

Professional Affiliations and Memberships:

  • State Bar of Wisconsin since 2000
  • National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT) member since 2009
  • Board of Directors of the Wisconsin State Bar Section for Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Creditors Rights (BICR) member beginning 2014


  • Annual Bankruptcy Update Seminar, State Bar of Wisconsin in 2012 and 2013
  • U.S. Department of Justice Annual Trustee Training for State of Wisconsin in September 2014
  • Numerous seminars and conferences

Pro Bono/Charitable Activities:

  • Pro Se Help Desk
  • Volunteer Lawyers Project, Legal Action of Wisconsin
  • Kiwanis Club of Oak Creek

Considering DIY bankruptcy? Get a free consultation with our experienced bankruptcy lawyer first so you understand the risks and responsibilities of filing alone.

Contact your Milwaukee area bankruptcy attorney today and get a FREE bankruptcy case assessment and consultation!

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

Wisconsin bankruptcy lawyer serving: Oak CreekMilwaukeeCudahyFranklin • St. Francis • Union Grove • New Berlin • Racine • Greenfield • Greendale • Hales Corners • Caledonia • Muskego • Hales Corners
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