David A. Virgin Attorney at Law - Metro East Bankruptcy Attorney

David A. Virgin

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Sole Practitioner
Cottage Hills, Illinois

David Virgin is the founding member of our law firm.  Mr. Virgin earned a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1976 from SIU-Carbondale.  He received his Juris Doctorate Degree from SIU-Carbondale School of Law in 1979.  He established his private practice law office in 1980 shortly after graduating from Law School.  Our law firm concentrates its practice in Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family Law.  Mr. Virgin and his Wife have been happily married since June, 1979.  Their son, Jordan, graduated from Colorado Christian University with a Degree in Psychology.  Mr. Virgin and his family are members of and attend Bethalto United Methodist Church.  Mr. Virgin leads a Christian Discipleship Class on Wednesday nights at the Bethalto United Methodist Church.


Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Divorce
  • Wills and Probate
  • General Practice
  • Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 30% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1995


  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • J.D.
  • Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science

Representative Clients

  • Consumer Debtors
  • Abused Spouses
  • Prospective Parents
  • Estate Planning Clients


  • Bankruptcy seminar, 1989 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Best Law Firm in Madison County, Illinois, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 1979 - 2011

Past Employment Positions

  • Madison County State's Attorney, Asst. State's Attorney, 1979 - 1980
  • United States Air Force, Air Traffic Controller, 1969 - 1973

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro-Bono Services Provided if you are Indigent, 1980 - Present


  • English

David A. Virgin
24 N. Lincoln Avenue
Cottage Hills, IL 62018
Phone: 618-717-4068
Fax: 618-258-0083
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At the Alton law offices of David A. Virgin, we represent clients throughout Metro East and River Bend, including Alton, Cottage Hills, Wood River, East Alton, Jerseyville, Godfrey, Edwardsville, Granite City, Glen Carbon, Carrollton, Greenfield, White Hall, Hardin, Fieldon, Grafton, Bethalto, Madison County, Jersey County and Macoupin County, Illinois.