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In re Symdon

Ruling: 
Fees owed directly to debtor's spouse's divorce attorneys were not nondischargeable domestic support obligations.
Issue: 
Whether a law firm, which represented the debtor's wife in divorce proceedings, was entitled to a priority claim, under 11 U.S.C.S. § 507(a)(1)(A), for its attorney's fees in the debtor's chapter 13 case when debt was held to be non-dischargeable under 11 U.S.C.S. §§ 523 in the debtor's chapter 7 case.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 03,2014, LexisNexis #1014-120