Can I file a partition to protect my interest in our property during my spouses' bankruptcy?
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I would consider sitting in with your husband and his attorney to ensure that as much equity in the property is protected. If that does not work for you, then seek the assistance of your own bankruptcy attorney. You really need to have a good handle on all his debts and other liabilities. A chapter 13 differs greatly from a Chapter 7.
You don't have a "half interest" in the property because this is a community property state. You should talk to a lawyer who is an expert on community property. They are typically divorce lawyers.