Thomas B. Hjerpe, Esq.

Kenneth J. Collins, Esq.

Jocelyn M. Godniho, Esq.

Catherine M. Koshkin, Esq.

Of Counsel

350 E Street, First Floor

Eureka, CA  95501

Telephone:  707 442-7262

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

Law Office of

Hjerpe & Collins, LLP

We have been practicing bankruptcy law on the North Coast  since 1996 and serve Clients with bankruptcy and related debt problems in Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, Shasta, Lake, Mendocino, and Sonoma Counties.

OUR ATTORNEYS:


Thomas Hjerpe, Attorney at Law

Admitted to Practice in California December 1994

EDUCATION:

J.D. 1994 (with Distinction), McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, CA

B.A. 1990 (with Honors), English, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

B.A. 1990 (with Honors), Art, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

HONORS:

Times Standard Best Attorney on the North Coast 2010 and 2012

Traynor's Society, McGeorge School of Law, 1994

Graduate with Distinction, McGeorge School of Law, 1994

American Jurisprudence Award, Family Law, McGeorge School of Law, 1994

American Jurisprudence Award, Equity/Remedies, McGeorge School of Law, 1993

Deans List, McGeorge School of Law, 1993-94

Deans List, McGeorge School of Law, 1991-92

Bronze Key, American Bar Association, Law Student Division, 1994

Certificate of Appreciation, Student Bar Association, 1994

Fowler Memorial Scholarship, McGeorge School of Law, 1993-94

Alumni Association Scholarship, McGeorge School of Law, 1992-93

Honors at Entrance, McGeorge School of Law, 1991

MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS:

President, Financial Resource Center, 2012 to Present

Former President, Humboldt County Bar Association, 2005

Advisory Board Member, Eureka Concert and Film Center, 2000 to Present

Board Member, Consumer Credit Counseling Service, 1999 to 2005

Board Member, North Coast Advocacy Services and Senior Legal Services, 1997-99

ABA Student Representative, McGeorge School of Law, 1993-94

Executive Lt. Governor, 14th Circuit, ABA Law Student Division, 1993-94

Co-Chair, Law Student Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, 1994

Co-Chair, Law Student Work-A-Day Program, 1994

Environmental Law Forum, McGeorge School of Law

Golden Key National Honors Society

Humboldt State University Alumni Association - Lifetime Member





Jocelyn Godinho, Attorney at Law

Admitted to Practice in California March 2011

EDUCATION:

J.D. 2010 (with Distinction), McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, CA

B.A. (with Honors), Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

HONORS:

Traynor's Society, McGeorge School of Law, 2010

Graduate with Distinction, McGeorge School of Law, 2010

Academic Ahievement Scholarship, 2008-2009

Deans List, McGeorge School of Law, 2008-2009

Presidential Scholar for GPA above 3.85, four semesters

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, for ranking in top 1% May 2005

MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS:

President, Humboldt County Bar Association, 2015

Study Abroad: “Fundamental Rights in Europe and the United States”

  under Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy in Salzburg, Austria, July 2008

Academic Research Assistant for Al Harris, Local Water Policy, 2005

Employment to finance thirty percent of education expenses

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About Us

We are a bankruptcy law office in Eureka, California.  We work closely with our clients to find the best solution for their particular situation and to guide them through the process.