Tag Archive: Bankruptcy

How Will 2013 Affect Your Finances?

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorney As a San Diego bankruptcy attorney, I’m afraid I may be seeing a lot more clients coming into our office, to find out what debt relief protection they can gain by filing for bankruptcy. That’s because the economy is still so uncertain, and some big changes are coming down in 2013….

Mortgages and Foreclosures Still on Unstable Footing

San Diego Foreclosure Attorney There has been a lot of buzz about the new California Homeowner Bill of Rights, which took effect on January 1, 2013. While this is an admirable bill, and addresses many abuses in the system, the bottom line is that it probably isn’t going to help you prevent the average foreclosure,…

Bankruptcy by Any Other Name Is Still Debt Relief

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorneys Whether you call it BK or “filing for debt relief,” or just refer to Chapter 7 or Chapter 13, bankruptcy is one of the most powerful tools for a debtor to have. The other powerful tool is an experienced San Diego bankruptcy attorney, who can fight for your rights and represent…

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…

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….

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…

Don’t Get Ripped Off By Bankruptcy Form Preparers

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorney – As a San Diego Chapter 13 lawyer, I am asked all the time if a potential client should go to a bankruptcy form preparer in order to save money. It only makes sense that someone in financial difficulty might not have the money to hire bankruptcy attorney. So, this is…

What Property Can I Keep In A San Diego Bankruptcy?

San Diego Chapter 7 Bankruptcy As a San Diego 7 bankruptcy lawyer, I know that most potential clients want to know what property, if any, they will be able to keep after filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 debt relief. The answer to this question comes down to which “exemptions” apply to a particular…