Bankruptcy helps thousands of consumers each year in the United States recover from crippling debt. Our bankruptcy lawyers in Los Angeles can answer your specific questions, but the following are some common inquiries we receive.
The United States Bankruptcy Code sets out different types of bankruptcy under different “chapters” of the law. Consumers are technically able to file under any of the following if they meet additional qualifications:
Chapter 7 is the most commonly used form of consumer bankruptcy, with Chapter 13 following for consumers who do not qualify for Chapter 7.
Bankruptcy lawyers can help consumers through the bankruptcy process in many ways, including:
At Martin & Bontrager, APC, our Los Angeles bankruptcy attorneys help clients start over with a clean financial slate. If you are considering bankruptcy, call 323-940-1700 or contact us online today.