Mount Hamilton, California Bankruptcy Lawyers

Jessica Nomie
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California Bankruptcy Lawyer

Willamette University College of LawOregon
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Christian P. Binder
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California Bankruptcy Lawyer

Santa Clara University School of LawCalifornia
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David Duperrault
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California Bankruptcy Lawyer with 37 years experience

University of Michigan Law SchoolCalifornia
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Elliot Gale
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I am a dedicated and determined bankruptcy attorney. I work tirelessly to help my clients resolve a wide array of bankruptcy and debt issues. Visit my website to see client testimonials. Call for a free consultation.
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(408) 528-1365 2810 Oak Estates Ct
San Jose, CA 95135
Bankruptcy and Estate Planning
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Jeffrey Moore
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(408) 915-8043 155 E. Campbell Avenue
Suite 121
Campbell, CA 95008
Bankruptcy, Business, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Attorney Jeffrey M. Moore has 20 years experience assisting consumers and small business in Silicon Valley. He was raised in Santa Clara County, graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law (Juris Doctor) and Santa Clara Leavey School of Business (MBA). Mr. Moore is a recognized authority in family, bankruptcy, and landlord/tenant law. Visit our website for information on how we can assist you with your legal issue.
Victoria Maydanik
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Milpitas, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 10 years experience
(408) 673-0111 1525 McCarthy Blvd #1000
Milpitas, CA 95035
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Santa Clara University School of Law
At the Maydanik Law Firm, we serve consumers in Santa Clara, San Mateo, San Francisco, Santa Cruz and San Benito counties in Northern California by providing affordable bankruptcy help.
Jon G. Brooks
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 17 years experience
(408) 286-2766 1900 The Alameda
Suite 520
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
We are a San Jose Bankruptcy Law Firm representing individual consumer debtors and small businesses. We help our clients free themselves from debt while helping to restore their dignity. We represent clients in Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 bankruptcy throughout the Bay Area.
Heinz Binder
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 39 years experience
(408) 295-1700 2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy, Business, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Santa Clara University School of Law
Matthew G. Grech
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 10 years experience
(408) 214-0385 111 North Market St.
Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95113
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
St. Thomas University School of Law
As an attorney, Matthew Grech began his career as a civil litigator. From there Mr. Grech transitioned into estate planning and probate & estate administration. As an estate planning/administration attorney Mr. Grech has assisted numerous clients manage trust and estate administrations from inception to closing, as well as guiding and facilitating the planning process. It was during this time that Mr. Grech realized that a number of his clients’ family members and friends were facing mounting financial troubles in the wake of The Great Recession. It was this realization that motivated Mr. Grech to begin practicing bankruptcy law, which...
Elliot Gale
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(866) 447-8460 1999 S. Bascom Ave.
Suite 700
Campbell, CA 95008
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
Santa Clara University School of Law
Joe Angelo
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(866) 447-8460 1999 S. Bascom Ave.
Suite 700
Campbell, CA 95008
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Willamette University College of Law
Michael William Malter
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience
(408) 295-1700 2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy, Business, IP and Landlord Tenant
Santa Clara University School of Law
Wendy Watrous Smith
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 30 years experience
(408) 295-1700 2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and IP
University of Iowa
Scott Johnson
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Free Consultation! Skilled Bankruptcy Law Attorney! Aggressive Representation!

I am a skilled and knowledgeable bankruptcy lawyer. I have extensive experience finding solutions to bankruptcy and debt difficulties. Visit my website for client reviews and testimonials. Call for a free consultation.
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Julie Hope Rome-Banks
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California Bankruptcy Attorney with 29 years experience

University of California - Hastings College of the Law9th Circuit, U.S. District Court, Central District of California, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, U.S. District Court, Southern District of...
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James T. Erickson
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Attorney
(408) 919-0088 2930 Bowers Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Bankruptcy, Business and Consumer
Santa Clara University School of Law
Jim Erickson received his Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University School of Law in 2004 (having transferred from Wisconsin Law School in Madison). Jim graduated in the top 10% of his law school class and was on the Dean's List from 2002-2004, while also serving as a research assistant for two professors. He was the Book Review Editor and Ethics Editor for the Santa Clara Law Review, where he published two articles. After graduating he received an unsolicited Fellows Scholarship, and was awarded membership in the prestigious Order of the Coif.
David Duperrault
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 37 years experience
(408) 573-5700 One North Market St.
Suite 200
San Jose, CA 95113
Bankruptcy, Business, IP and Real Estate
University of Michigan Law School
Ronald Wilcox
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 23 years experience
(800) 537-9393 2021 The Alameda
Suite 200
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections and Consumer
Indiana University
Frederick William Schwinn
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 21 years experience
(408) 294-6100 1435 Koll Circle, Suite 104
San Jose, CA 95112-4610
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business and Consumer
Washburn University School of Law
Fred W. Schwinn is a licensed attorney admitted to practice in the States of California and Kansas. Fred is the shareholder and owner of the Consumer Law Center, Inc. His practice is dedicated exclusively to representing consumer debtors in bankruptcy, stopping predatory and abusive consumer lending practices, and protecting consumers from illegal debt collection activity.

In 1997, Fred graduated from Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas where he organized and volunteered at the law school's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance site. While other law students were training in the law school's legal clinic, Fred began his legal career in...
Javed Inam Ellahie
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SAN JOSE, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 43 years experience
(408) 294-0404 12 South First Street, Suite 600
SAN JOSE, CA 95113
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Javed Ellahie's practice focuses on estate planning, probate, real estate law and bankruptcy. He carries a Martindale-Hubbell “AV-rating”, the highest rating of legal knowledge and ethics.
He is a certified bankruptcy law specialist (certified by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization) and has frequently lectured at seminars for bankruptcy law specialists. Mr. Ellahie has also served as a Trustee to the Santa Clara County Bar Association and the West-Valley Mission Community College District.

Mr. Ellahie’s estate planning experience includes setting up estate plans such as simple and complex trusts, drafting irrevocable trusts, family limited partnership, charitable trusts...
Christian P. Binder
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(408) 295-1700 2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy, Business and Real Estate
Santa Clara University School of Law
Julie Hope Rome-Banks
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 29 years experience
(408) 295-1700 2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy and Business
University of California - Hastings College of the Law
Kyle Schumacher
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(866) 447-8460 1999 S. Bascom Ave.
Suite 700
Campbell, CA 95008
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Southwestern Law School
Merrisa L. Coleman-Bishop
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 26 years experience
(408) 217-8506 1035 Minnesota Ave
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San Jose, CA 95125
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
David Blaise Rao
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California Bankruptcy Lawyer with 36 years experience

I represent individuals and businesses as debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases. I am able to provide my clients with individual attention, and I take pride in the fact that I respond... Read More »
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Kyle Schumacher
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Free Consultation! Determined & Experienced Bankruptcy Law Attorney! Call Now!

I am a dedicated and thorough bankruptcy attorney. I will work diligently to help you resolve your financial issues and take control of your future. Visit my website to see testimonials or call for a free consultation.
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Robert G. Harris
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Attorney
(408) 295-1700 2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy, Business, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
University of California - Hastings College of the Law
David Blaise Rao
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 36 years experience
(408) 295-1700 2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy and Business
Santa Clara University School of Law
I represent individuals and businesses as debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases. I am able to provide my clients with individual attention, and I take pride in the fact that I respond immediately to all client inquiries and always keep my clients apprised of the status of their case. I have been a Chairperson of the San Jose Chapter 13 Committee, and have been with Binder & Malter, LLP since 1986.
Stanley Phong Phan
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 15 years experience
(408) 232-4900 2092 Concourse Drive, Ste 49
San Jose, CA 95131
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Lincoln Law Sch of San Jose
August Bullock
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 30 years experience
(408) 504-4095 2059 Camden Ave
San Jose, CA 95124
Bankruptcy
I have been a bankruptcy lawyer since 1988. I have helped thousands of people solve their debt problems and start a new life. Please watch my video to learn more about me.
Julie Bettencourt Cliff
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 15 years experience
(719) 331-0727 1361 S. Winchester Blvd., Suite 111
San Jose, CA 95128
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Appeals and Business
I have a successful business litigation and civil appellate practice. I also represent both debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies. I represent individuals and businesses in Chapter 11 reorganizations. I also represent both plaintiffs and defendants in bankruptcy adversary proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California and the Eastern District of California.
Ryan Dewey Griffin
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 13 years experience
(408) 998-7211 181 Devine Street
San Jose, CA 95110
Bankruptcy, Business, Foreclosure Defense and Insurance Claims
California Western School of Law
I maintain offices in San Jose and Sacramento where I run a general practice with a focus on bankruptcy. Call for a chapter 7, 13 or 11 bankruptcy consultation, or contact us with your issues related to small business, real estate, or personal injury.
Gemma V. Reyes
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(408) 292-6289 900 Lafayette Street
Suite 201, Room 12
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Attorney Gemma V. Reyes has over 20 years of experience as a family law attorney, conducting research, negotiations, and litigation in that field of law. She also has experience practicing in both the civil and criminal law. Attorney Reyes has a commitment to the State of California and therefore she's chosen to live, study, and practice in this state. Attorney Reyes has appeared and argued in both State and Federal Courts, litigating and arguing various motions. She has successfully worked with a wide range of people from different communities and socio-economic levels, and she adapts well to change and...
John L. Mlnarik
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 10 years experience
(408) 919-0088 2930 Bowers Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Bankruptcy
Lincoln University
Before organizing The Mlnarik Law Group, John, was the valedictorian of his graduating class at the Lincoln Law School of San Jose. While in law school, John received numerous awards and scholarships and was editor-in-chief of the Lincoln Law Review. Prior to attending law school he obtained bachelor degrees in Economics and English from Santa Clara University and worked in the legal field as a paralegal for Walkers Global in the Cayman Islands and Ericksen Arbuthnot in San Jose. John is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, the William A. Ingram Inns of Court,...
Kathryn E. Barrett
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 26 years experience
(408) 573-5700 One North Market St.
Suite 200
San Jose, CA 95113
Bankruptcy, Business, Employment and Real Estate
Santa Clara University School of Law
Ms. Lucy Zheng
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 6 years experience
(408) 638-7006 800 N. 1st St., Suite 201
San Jose, CA 95112
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, DUI, Divorce and Family
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Lucy Zheng is a California licensed attorney, experienced in individual tax debt relief, DUI law, family law, personal bankruptcy filings, and tenant evictions. Prior to forming her own practice, Lucy worked at a law firm handling multiple client cases all throughout Northern California. She witnessed the strengths and weaknesses of a larger law firm, and thus determined she could best provide her clients with the personalized attention and service that they deserve by starting her own practice. Lucy received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with an emphasis on Public Law in only 3 years, from the University of...
Heinz Binder
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California Bankruptcy Attorney with 39 years experience

Santa Clara University School of Law9th Circuit, USDC: Central District of California, USDC: Eastern District of California, USDC: Northern District of California, USDC: Southern District of California and California
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Joe Angelo
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Free Consultation! Dedicated Bankruptcy Law Attorney! Protecting Your Interests!

I am an experienced and skilled bankruptcy law attorney. I am committed to resolving your case in a timely and efficient manner. Visit my website to see client reviews and testimonials, or call for a free consultation.
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Christina Deadwiler Esq.
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 24 years experience
2880 Zanker Road, Suite 203
San Jose, CA 95134
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Traffic Tickets
University of San Francisco School of Law
Christina Deadwiler is committed to assisting consumers through the bankruptcy process and providing legal representation on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings.
Lars Terence Fuller
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 29 years experience
(408) 295-5595 60 North Keeble Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126
Bankruptcy
Santa Clara University
The Fuller Law Firm, PC was founded in 1990 by Attorney Lars Fuller, Esq. Mr. Fuller received his Bachelor of Sciences degree in Chemistry from Santa Clara University, which was also where he received his Juris Doctorate degree. Attorney Fuller believes it is important to give back to the community, which is why he occasionally teaches bankruptcy law in continuing legal education courses. Attorney Sam Taherian, Esq. earned his Bachelor of Sciences degree in Finance and a Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering from San Jose State University. He then earned his Juris Doctorate degree from California Western School...
Scott Johnson
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(866) 447-8460 1999 S. Bascom Ave.
Suite 700
Campbell, CA 95008
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Santa Clara University School of Law
James 'Ike' Shulman
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
1501 The Alameda
San Jose, CA 95126
Bankruptcy
Santa Clara University School of Law
When a new bankruptcy law went into effect in 2005, Ike quickly immersed himself in the new law, and was selected by NACBA as one of a handful of trainers to educate over 3000 attorneys on how to practice under the new law. "The new law put up a number of roadblocks to keep working people from getting a fresh start," Ike says with passion in his voice. "But we have learned to work with the new law, and are achieving excellent results for our clients." Ike and his wife Margaret, a retired special education teacher, live in...
Nina C Decker Esq.
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 5 years experience
(408) 919-0088 2930 Bowers Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95051
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Probate
Santa Clara University School of Law
Nina Decker is a licensed attorney in California. She obtained her law degree from Santa Clara University in 2012. While in law school, Nina was the Editor-in-Chief of the Santa Clara Journal of International Law, and received Witkin and CALI awards for academic achievement. She also interned for Chief Magistrate Judge Maria-Elena James of the US District Court for the Northern District of California. A native of Boise, Idaho, Nina also has a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from Boise State University. After graduating from Santa Clara University, Nina worked as a Graduate Fellow with the Northern California Innocence Project,...
Ryan Penhallegon Esq.
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 14 years experience
(408) 441-7500 1754 Technology Drive
Suite 135
San Jose, CA 95110
Bankruptcy, Business, Construction and Real Estate
Santa Clara University School of Law and University of Washington
Jessica Nomie
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(866) 447-8460 1999 S. Bascom Ave.
Suite 700
Campbell, CA 95008
Bankruptcy
Willamette University College of Law
Eddy Hsu
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 12 years experience
(408) 625-1138 111 North Market Street
Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95113
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Family
University of San Francisco
Gail Christine Moser
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Sunnyvale, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(408) 737-2700 121 W Washington Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Bankruptcy
Lincoln University
John T. Nguyen
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San Jose, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 6 years experience
(408) 800-5646 1625 The Alameda Ste 800
San Jose, CA 95126
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Family and Personal Injury
John is a trial lawyer and litigator. His practice includes personal injury, family law, debt collection defense, and consumer bankruptcy. In his first trial as lead attorney, he has secured a verdict for his client following a five-day jury trial in a disputed liability auto accident case. Most recently, John has secured a defense verdict on behalf of his client against a major bank following a bench trial in a debt collection case. In 2016, John was selected as a member of The National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers. This is the second year in a row...
Michael William Malter
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California Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience

Santa Clara University School of Law9th Circuit, USDC: Central District of California, USDC: Eastern District of California, USDC: Northern District of California, USDC: Southern District of California and California
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Robert G. Harris
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California Bankruptcy Attorney

University of California - Hastings College of the Law9th Circuit, California, USDC: Central District of California, USDC: Eastern District of California, USDC: Northern District of California and USDC: Southern District of California
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Considering Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy law allows debtors, who are unable or partially unable to pay outstanding debts, to rid themselves of these debts and obtain a fresh start. Both federal and state laws can affect a debtor seeking to file for bankruptcy, and an attorney can help you understand how state and federal bankruptcy laws apply to you.

If you are struggling with high debt, receiving calls from creditors or collection agencies, or facing foreclosure, garnishment of wages, or repossession of property, filing for bankruptcy may provide you with solutions.

Bankruptcy lawyers offer legal advice and services during a financial crisis. In total, there are six different types of bankruptcy. For persons seeking debt relief, one option is Chapter 7 bankruptcy, which provides for liquidation of the debtor's non-exempt assets. Another popular option for individuals is Chapter 13, which allows for management and reduction of debt through payment plans. Corporations and partnerships filing for bankruptcy often choose to file under Chapter 11, which provides for supervised reorganization of the business.

Experienced bankruptcy counsel can help you evaluate whether you should pursue a bankruptcy as well as the Chapter under which to file. Bankruptcy lawyers can also help end harassing phone calls from debt collectors and evaluate available legal options when facing a home foreclosure.


Automatic stay: An injunction that automatically stops lawsuits, foreclosures, garnishments, and most collection activity against the debtor the moment a bankruptcy petition is filed.

Unsecured claim: A debt for which credit was extended based solely upon the creditor's assessment of the debtor's future ability to pay, rather than on a special assurance of payment.