Tag Archive: San Diego

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…

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…

Can A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Wipe Out A Judgment?

San Diego Chapter 7 Attorney One of the more common questions I get as a San Diego bankruptcy lawyer is if a Chapter 7 filing can wipe out a judgment. First, let’s clarify some things about judgements. A judgment is a legal determination for money and/or action/inaction. No judgment can be entered against you until…

Is Your Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Filing Set In Stone?

San Diego Foreclosure Attorney – 2nd Mortgage Lien Strip As a San Diego foreclosure attorney, I have written many times about how long a Chapter 13 bankruptcy can last. Generally, your Chapter 13 plan will be in effect anywhere from 3 to 5 years. Given the amount of time you will be paying into the…

What YOU Can Do As A Bankruptcy Client

San Diego Bankruptcy Lawyer As a San Diego bankruptcy lawyer, I know that a lot of material has been written about what potential bankruptcy clients should look for in their Chapter 7 or  Chapter 13 Lawyer. But, on the other side of the coin, not a lot has been written about what a debt relief…

Don’t Miss Out On The Most Powerful Tool In Consumer Bankruptcy

San Diego Chapter 13 Attorney – Lien Strip Second Mortgage As a San Diego Chapter 13 Attorney, I can tell you that because of the decline in housing values, we have seen a little known bankruptcy rule gain incredible momentum and power. I submit to you, without hesitation, that this rule is the most powerful…

How Does A San Diego Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Impact Inherited Property?

San Diego Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Lawyer As a San Diego Chapter 7 lawyer, many of our new clients want to know how their property, more specifically, their inherited property, is going to be effected by the bankruptcy filing. Most of the time, they are concerned that they will lose the property if they file for…

Can a San Diego Bankruptcy Impact My Immigration Status?

Many clients who contact Thompson | Wedeking have a pressing issue on their minds that goes beyond simple debt relief. They are afraid that filing for for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy will affect their immigration status.  As a basic assurance, we want to reassure our clients that their immigration agent will never ask…

What Is A Hardship Discharge In A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

San Diego Chapter 13 Attorney As a San Diego Chapter 13 attorney, I know a lot of people are concerned about the ability to maintain their Chapter 13 payments over the life of the plan.  They generally have the same questions. What if I lose my job? What if I get sick? These are legitimate…