Upon graduating from Indiana University School of Law, Charles Van Ness formed Van... more
Upon graduating from Indiana University School of Law, Charles Van Ness formed Van Ness Law in 1991 to serve a growing consumer and small business clientele. He has engaged in personal injury since his inception and has obtained well over a million dollars in settlements for his clients. He began extensive practice in bankruptcy law over 15 years ago to take advantage of his financial backgroun... view profile
After graduating from Mayfield High School, I attended John Carroll University where... more
After graduating from Mayfield High School, I attended John Carroll University where I received my Bachelor of Science in Psychology with honors in 2011. I thereafter received my Juris Doctor degree with honors from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 2014. Before becoming an associate attorney at Van Ness Law, I clerked with the company for over 5 years. The firm primarily focuses on bankr... view profile
If you owe money but need time to repay it, you may require the services of a Chapter 13 bankruptcy attorney. In a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, the court appoints a trustee to help you straighten out your finances (sometimes called a financial reorganization). Unlike a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you are required to file a plan to pay off the money owed over a three-to-five-year period under the bankruptcy court's supervision. If you file Chapter 13 bankruptcy, then both the courts and the creditors you owe will closely monitor your financial transactions, and an experienced Chapter 13 bankruptcy attorney can help both debtors and creditors navigate the process.
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorneys in cities near Beachwood, OH