I have been in active private practice in Downtown, Seattle WA since October 1961. I... more
I have been in active private practice in Downtown, Seattle WA since October 1961. I have been active in the fields of bankruptcy and debt collection, representing small businesses, and done substantial work in estate planning and probate for individuals. I am an active member of the WA State Bar Assn, IL Bar Assn, King County Bar Assn, and the American Bar Assn. I have served as a hearing of... 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 Mercer Island, WA