Legal Advice for “Filing for Bankruptcy” — 480 results
Written by attorney David Leibowitz, over 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Gather your records In order to file a bankruptcy case, you need to know all your assets. You need to know all your debts. So gather up all of your bills, from credit cards to mortgage... more
Written by attorney Kevin Cortright, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Chapter 7 Filing Process
The filing of a bankruptcy case is governed by the rules of
the bankruptcy court where you will be filing.
Always read the rules before filing your case or even... more
Written by attorney David Eron, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
An overview of the strategic and administrative elements of a chapter 11 case.
Written by attorney Jeffrey Foster, over 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
6 Months Income The first step in deciding whether to file bankruptcy is to evaluate your income over the last six months. This six-month income test is called the "means test" or median... more
Written by attorney Justin Raver, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Finding the right bankruptcy attorney Finding an attorney can be a difficult task. Remember that attorneys like any other people are individuals. You need to look for a lawyer whom you... more
Written by attorney Jeffrey Larkin, about 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Short Sale A short sale is the process of selling a piece of real property for less than what is owed on the loan(s). Short sales require the approval of the lender who will be affected... more
Written by attorney Jeffrey Collins, almost 2 years ago.
Most individuals who consider bankruptcy are terrified of the process, the effects, the unknown. This short guide can assist with preparing for the process, BEFORE you call the attorney.... more
Written by attorney Jonathan Mitchell, 4 months ago.
This guide is offered for general information purposes regarding how to prepare and file for bankruptcy with an emphasis on the laws in the State of Florida. The topics covered here are... more
Written by attorney David E. Galler, 6 months ago.
This will give individual or couples considering to file bankruptcy a step by step guide of what they need to do to get ready. Gather debts Best way to start is to go to start is... more
Written by attorney Sidhartha Peddinti, 9 months ago.
Most individuals associate bankruptcy with something really bad. However, there are many advantages that are offered by the law if someone files for bankruptcy. THE ADVANTAGES OF FILING FOR... more