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Download Our Free Book: The California Guide to Bankruptcy

As a San Diego Chapter 13 attorney, we know you have questions.  Not sure if bankruptcy is right for you?  Have questions about bankruptcy in California but you don’t know where to find the answers?  If you have ANY questions about the process you owe it to yourself and your family to download a FREE…

Don’t Be Fooled By The Loan Modification Process – A San Diego Chapter 13 WILL Help

As a San Diego foreclosure lawyer one of the most common mistakes I see homeowners make is trying to do a loan modification BEFORE filing a Chapter 13. This is a mistake.  First, let’s talk a little bit about your particular scenario.  You own a home and have fallen behind on your mortgage payments.  You…

A San Diego Chapter 13 Can Save Your Home

As a San Diego Chapter 13 lawyer, I want to explain to you a little bit about the process of saving your home.  But first, let’s talk basics.  Under a San Diego chapter 13 bankruptcy, the debtor sets a repayment plan the the bankruptcy trustee proposing to pay off part of his or her debts….

Choose Your Bankruptcy Attorney Wisely

San Diego Bankruptcy Lawyer – We have advised, on numerous occasions, that when contemplating filing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 in San Diego, it is better not to do it on your own. Hiring the best bankruptcy attorney in San Diegomay be a little costly, but this cost could be the difference in your obtaining…

Big Corporations Seek Chapter 11 Relief But So Can Individuals

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorney – Bankruptcy Lawyer In San Diego Eastman Kodak is preparing to file for bankruptcy under Chapter 11  of the Bankruptcy Code. In the past days, Hostess Brands filed a second bankruptcy petition under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. It is a common notion that only companies can seek protection under…

Mortgages, San Diego Foreclosures and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Bankruptcy Attorney In San Diego – Stop Foreclosure In San Diego We all know that the real financial crisis was spawned by the real estate bubble and the subprime mortgage market. Ironically, many of the companies that started the mess sought the protection of the bankruptcy court when their businesses were no longer viable. That…

When Filing Bankruptcy To Stop A Wage Garnishment, Timing Is Everything

Stop Wage Garnishment In San Diego – San Diego Bankruptcy Lawyer Is a filing bankruptcy effective to stop a wage garnishment? As a San Diego bankruptcy lawyer specializing in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases, this is a question most of my clients ask whenever a creditor has successfully obtained a court judgment against them….

What If I Need To File Bankruptcy Again?

San Diego Chapter 7 Lawyer Bankruptcy laws and regulations are in place to provide good faith debtors with a fresh financial start. But what happens if, after your bankruptcy is discharged, you find yourself burdened with insurmountable debt again? The first question you would probably ask is: can I file for bankruptcy again? There are…

Don’t Be Afraid Of Bankruptcy Filing

San Diego Chapter 13 Lawyer Bankruptcies, specifically Chapter 11 bankruptcies, have become an ordinary course of business for most companies. In the past few years, we have seen how financially troubled companies — from the largest financial institutions, automakers, airline companies, restaurants, real estate giants, and even mega-churches — have used the protection provided by…

What Can I Do With Student Loans In Bankruptcy?

San Diego Bankruptcy Lawyer As a San Diego bankruptcy lawyer (and someone who took out student loans to become that lawyer) many potential clients want to know if they can discharge their student loans in a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 filing. With employment high, the cost of those extra degrees is becoming more and more…