We have been practicing bankruptcy law for over 35 years. We are committed to helping our clients get out of debt and move on with their lives. As attorneys we have certain duties owed to our clients and the court.
The protections and benefits of bankruptcy are vast. The trade off to receiving these benefits is that you must disclose your financial life in your bankruptcy petition.
Financial Information You Must Disclose
You must disclose your income, expenses, debts, assets, and recent
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Chapter 11 bankruptcy
Not all debts are treated equally in bankruptcy. Many types of debts can be erased through bankruptcy, while others cannot. Debts are classified as either dischargeable or nondischargeable.
Dischargeable Debts Erased in Bankruptcy
Dischargeable debts are debts that can be erased in
There is a lot of misinformation that gets passed around regarding bankruptcy. Since there is still a stigma attached to filing bankruptcy, the myths, misinformation, and blatant falsehoods about bankruptcy do not often get questioned.
If you are drowning in debt
There are many reasons why people need to file for bankruptcy protection. For many, filing is the best decision for their financial wellbeing. There is a commonly believed myth that filing for bankruptcy ruins a person's financial future, but just
The bankruptcy discharge is a court order that releases you from personal liability on your dischargeable debts. In fact, receiving a Bankruptcy Discharge Order from the bankruptcy court is the goal when you file for bankruptcy. Your discharge is what
When it comes to managing money, there are things everybody should know. Not knowing certain facts about your personal finances could cost you dearly. In some instances what you don't know really could be expensive.
Here are 8 Personal Finance Facts
Mistakes or omissions in your bankruptcy petition filed with the bankruptcy court can come with dire consequences. You may think that filling out and filing your own bankruptcy case is okay, but there are numerous dangers and pitfalls to "do
The federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) gives you the right to be free from abusive or deceptive debt collection practices and the right to control communication with debt collectors, among many other rights. The FDCPA prohibits debt collectors