Attorney Timothy H. Hassell is an experienced bankruptcy attorney and partner at Watton Law Group. Driven by a passion for solving complex problems, Attorney Hassell helps his clients find innovative legal solutions to a variety of financial challenges. He recognizes that no two cases are exactly alike, and not every situation is cut and dry. With this in mind, he works directly with his clients to develop personalized solutions based on the law and tailored to their unique goals.
Attorney Hassell is empathetic to his clients’ situations. He understands how good people can find themselves in difficult circumstances, and he strives to serve as the trusted counselor and guide his clients need. Navigating significant debt—and everything that comes with it—can be extremely stressful. Attorney Hassell aims to ease his clients’ fears by providing them with a detailed and easy-to-understand explanation of their rights and options. Armed with this information, his clients are then able to make empowered financial decisions and work toward greater financial freedom.
Logical, practical, and detail-oriented by nature, Attorney Hassell helps his clients see a way forward. He utilizes his extensive experience in bankruptcy law to provide clear and specific steps that allow individuals and families to regain control of their finances and achieve a fresh start.
Attorney Hassell grew up mainly in Minnesota. After obtaining his B.A. in economics from Brigham Young University, Attorney Hassell went on to earn his law degree from Marquette University Law School in 2010. He is admitted to practice in the state courts of Wisconsin, Virginia, and Missouri, as well as in the federal courts in the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri, the Southern District of Illinois, the District of Kansas, and the District of Colorado. He is also admitted to practice before the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.
In 2020, Attorney Hassell was selected for inclusion in the prestigious Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ list. He also volunteers monthly at the bankruptcy court pro se help desk, assisting individuals with limited means with an array of bankruptcy, consumer rights, and debt-related matters.
In his free time, Attorney Hassell enjoys outdoor activities, such as skiing and golfing.