I want to know if you could be sued for a car accident if you were found liable after you filed bankruptcy 2 months prior
Although you do not think you were under the influence, it matters what happens in court and what you are actually convicted of. The Bankruptcy can help you if there was no criminal activity involved in the accident. However, adding this lawsuit to the bankruptcy is not simple, and if it was not originally done by an experienced Bankruptcy attorney, there are all sorts of possible extra problems. You really need to retain an experienced bankruptcy attorney immediately. Do not let geographic restrictions get in the way of retaining the best attorney. Pick the best attorney you can find and remember one rule: a good attorney is generally never cheap, and a cheap attorney is generally never good so don't choose based on price.
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Only claims filed before the petitioning for bankruptcy are discharged in the bankruptcy. After the filing for bankruptcy, a person is once again responsible for the new debt.
If the discharge order has not been entered yet in the bankruptcy, you should consult with an experience bankruptcy attorney. There is a strategy that may be helpful.
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