Bankruptcy Paralegal – Cost vs. Experience

As with any business owner you are always trying to find ways to decrease costs and increase profits. We understand these concerns as well but you always have to be mindful of being too frugal, as the saying goes “You get what you pay for.” More…

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Chapter 7 Means Test Analysis Reply

The story begins with a new client we will call Mr. Smith. He comes into your office and explains that he has a substantial amount of debt, but also earns a very substantial income and has no dependents.

He also insists on filing for Chapter 7, as he has heard a friend of his who also earns a substantial amount of income filed for Chapter 7 and received a discharge absolving them of all debt.

Is what’s good for the goose, good for the gander? More…

Reviewing Your Bankruptcy Files Reply

The 3,2,1 Rule to Bankruptcy Case Management

As if the Bankruptcy Courts and Trustees do not provide bankruptcy attorneys with enough rules to follow. Well here is a simple rule that I learned from New York Bankruptcy Trustee Michael J. Macco when I worked for him as a Bankruptcy Paralegal. It is pretty simple and allows you to stay on top of your Chapter 13 Bankruptcy files prior to a Confirmation Hearing. More…