How long does it take to get a bankruptcy discharge in GA?

Asked over 1 year ago - Atlanta, GA

Filed in Dec. - had creditors meeting early Jan.

Haven't heard anything and would like to know. Thank you.

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  1. Glen Edward Ashman

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    Answered . Your attorney can tell you more, but the date has to be at least 60 days after your hearing. Usually it takes a few weeks past that.

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  2. Jeffrey B. Peltz

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    Answered . You should receive your discharge during April. Once your hearing is concluded your creditors have 60 days in which to file an objection. The discharge usually is received 2 to 4 weeks later.

  3. Jeffrey Branan Kelly

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    Answered . Check with your attorney to see if any creditor has filed an objection to discharge.

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  4. Robert Michael Fox

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    Answered . Creditors have a 60 day window to object after the s341 meeting. You should receive your discharge shortly thereafter, prior to the closing of your case, unless of course you signed a stip extending time for the trustee to object to your discharge.

  5. Matthew John Cherney

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    Answered . If no objection is filed, the average time from filing is four (4) months.

  6. Diane L Gruber

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    Answered . To understand the BK process, check out my "legal guide" on this subject on my profile page of this website. Good luck.

    Be sure to designate "best answer." If you live in Oregon, you may call me for more detailed advice, 503-650-9662.... more

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