Get to Know Coleman Ellis
Coleman Ellis is a partner at the firm of Cook Ellis LLC, where he focuses on debtor and creditor rights, bankruptcy, and general business and real estate transactions. He has more than 13 years of experience in these areas and can practice in Missouri, Kansas, and Utah.
Individuals, non-profit organizations, and businesses can rely on Coleman to help them overcome financial difficulties and close down or liquidate their operations in an ethical and organized manner. He handles Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 12, and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Code cases, representing debtors and creditors. His clients include franchisees, hotel operators, manufacturing companies, food service providers, health-care companies, farmers, religious-based organizations, real-estate holding companies, and folks just like you.
The American Board of Certification has certified Coleman in consumer bankruptcy. To become certified, he fulfilled the following conditions: at least five years of full-time legal practice; good standing in all states where he is licensed to practice law; at least 30% of his practice hours and 400 hours of bankruptcy-related work in the last three years; provided information on cases they practiced; earn at least 60 hours of bankruptcy education during the previous three years to show his commitment to continuing legal education; and pass a lengthy, all-day written exam covering consumer bankruptcy issues.
Coleman is a member of The Missouri Bar, the Kansas Bar Association, the Utah Bar Association, and the American Bankruptcy Institute. He graduated with a Juris doctorate from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, an MBA from the Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Utah.
Coleman Ellis and Aaron Cook provide their clients with the best representation possible.