Talmage, California Bankruptcy Lawyers

Lindsay R. Torgerson
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Ukiah, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 10 years experience
(707) 669-0841 390 W Standley St, Ste 2
Ukiah, CA 95482
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Divorce and Family
William Howard Taft University
Family Law services including divorce, child custody, visitation, and support matters in Sonoma, Marin, Lake, Mendocino, and Napa Counties. Low cost bankruptcy lawyer filing chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcy for individuals and small businesses in Santa Rosa, Ukiah, Napa and the surrounding areas. Check out client testimonials on our website www.winecountryfamilylaw.com
Mary Heare Amodio
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Lakeport, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 15 years experience
(707) 263-5759 380 N Main Ste J
PO Box 1606
Lakeport, CA 95453
Bankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Estate Planning and Probate
Golden Gate University
My practice is focused on individuals and small businesses and helping them to create estate and business succession plans that address the client's concerns and needs. I represent consumers in chapter 7 bankruptcies, as well as probate, trust administration, guardianship, conservatorship and adoption cases. I represent individuals throughout Lake County (including Middletown, Lakeport, Clearlake, Kelseyville, Lucerne, Clearlake Oaks, Glenhaven, Nice and Upper Lake) and surrounding counties. Prior to practicing law, I worked in Banking, Community Development and Education.
Barry DeWitt Parkinson
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Lakeport, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 46 years experience
(707) 263-1100 825 S Main St
Lakeport, CA 95453
Bankruptcy, Agricultural, Appeals and Business
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Redwood Valley, CA Bankruptcy Attorney
(707) 234-9712 PO Box 455
Redwood Valley, CA 95470
Bankruptcy
Monterey College of Law and California State University Monterey Bay
Fort Bragg, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 36 years experience
700 S Franklin St
Fort Bragg, CA 95437
Bankruptcy, Criminal and Personal Injury
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Healdsburg, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 32 years experience
(707) 431-1426 6345 Mountain View Ranch Rd
Healdsburg, CA 95448
Bankruptcy, Business and Real Estate
UC Berkeley School of Law Boalt Hall
Seth L. Hanson
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(707) 385-0422 1652 West Texas Street
Fairfield, CA 94533
Free ConsultationFairfield, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 16 years experience
Bankruptcy
Brigham Young Univ J Reuben Clark LS UT
At my firm, bankruptcy is all we do. By focusing just on bankruptcy, we are able to keep our skills sharp and maintain great relationships with the local bankruptcy trustees and bankruptcy judges. Those relationships are extremely important when choosing a bankruptcy attorney.

I have been practicing law since 2001 and opened my own bankruptcy law firm in 2006. I have filed over 1,400 bankruptcy cases and have counseled with thousands of individuals about Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. My firm colleagues and I work very hard to ensure that each bankruptcy client is treated with...
Manuel Alzamora Juarez
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Berkeley, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 19 years experience
(510) 206-4492 2143 Cedar St., Suite 200
Berkeley, CA 94709
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Landlord Tenant and Personal Injury
San Francisco Law School
Engish Spoken! - manueljuarez.com

Manuel Juarez es el Abogado de Derechos de Inquilinos en el area de la Bahia. Defiende a inquilinos contra el abuso de propietarios propotentes. El Abogado Juarez es litigador de problemas de viviendas inhabitables, casas sin calenton, incendios de apartmentos, casas, edificios, apartmentos sin calefaccion y mal mantenidos, viviendas defectuosas y evicciones retaliatorias. Si Ud. tiene problemas con su calenton, ducha, o ha sufrido una caida en el piso de su ducha. O su vivienda esta infestada con ratas, cucarachas o chinches, llame al Abogado Defensor de Renteros, Manuel A. Juarez. El defendera sus derechos de inquilino.en...
Julie S Levy
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 10 years experience
(707) 523-1515 100 Stony Point Road
Suite 265
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Family and Personal Injury
Empire College School of Law
Julie S. Levy and Zachary A. Carroll have practiced law since 2008 in solo practices. In 2009, they began sharing an office and collaborating on certain cases. This duo has turned their collaboration into Levy Carroll Law and as strong litigators, they provide a strong and determined focus for fair outcomes in their client's cases. Choose Levy Carroll Law for their strong, honest, caring representation for bankruptcy, divorce, custody, guardianship, or personal injury. Look no further as you have found a team that has your best interests at heart
Gary Ray Fraley
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 40 years experience
(800) 675-1005 1401 El Camino Ave
Suite 370
Sacramento, CA 95815
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
UCLA School of Law
I am California State Bar CERTIFIED Bankruptcy Law Specialist with a Perfect 10.0 Avvo Rating. I give a FREE credit rebuilding educational program for all my Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Clients ($1,000 value.) No other attorney does that for free. I have been helping clients just like you solve their debt problems for 37 years. I will give you a Free 1 hour bankruptcy attorney consultation. You will get real, usable information about ALL your options and answers to all your questions, without the high pressure sales pitch. My fees are reasonable and are based on...
Adam David Garcia
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 6 years experience
(916) 596-1018 4050 Truxel Road # C
Sacramento, CA 95834
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona
Adam Garcia is a bankruptcy attorney at Sacramento Law Group LLP. He represents individuals in Chapter 7 & Chapter 13 bankruptcy in Sacramento, Roseville, Santa Rosa, and Stockton. Adam Garcia helps individuals eliminate debt in chapter 7 bankruptcy & consolidate debt in chapter 13 bankruptcy.
Pauldeep Bains
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 8 years experience
(916) 800-7690 180 Promenade Circle
Suite 300
Sacramento, CA 95834
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Sacramento Bankruptcy Lawyer was formed by local Sacramento bankruptcy attorney Pauldeep Bains with the specific intent of delivering impeccable personal service to all clients while utilizing a streamlined process to promote efficiency and a stress-free atmosphere. When contacting Sacramento Bankruptcy Lawyer, you will deal directly with Mr. Bains from the initial consultation all the way through the completion of your Bankruptcy case. Your case will not be handed off to a paralegal or staff member at any point during your case. Mr. Bains’ philosophy is to provide a personalized, hands-on attorney-client relationship in a detailed, logical, and respectful manner. ...
Michael David Raysor
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Red Bluff, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 9 years experience
(530) 727-6262 645 Antelope Blvd., Suite 15
Red Bluff, CA 96080
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Golden Gate University School of Law
Michael D. Raysor was born and raised in rural Shasta County, California. He is the son of a forester and a horticulturalist. He maintains a large vegetable garden and a small orchard with the goal of becoming self sufficient. Mr. Raysor is a graduate of West Valley High School and Shasta College. In 2000, he moved to the Bay Area to attend UC Berkeley, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in Economics and History. In 2008, Mr. Raysor graduated from Golden Gate School of Law in San Francisco, where he earned a joint...
Eric Vincent Wood
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Richmond, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 4 years experience
(510) 978-4150 3150 Hilltop Mall Rd.
Richmond, CA 94806
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
John F. Kennedy University
Mr. Wood began his legal career with the view of developing a personally rewarding practice by working directly with individuals and families. He draws upon his financial background to apply creative approaches to complex Bankruptcy issues. Mr. Wood currently provides Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 services to his clients. Prior to establishing his firm, Mr. Wood worked at a prominate Bankruptcy Law Firm counseling clients in the areas of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and in Consumer Litigation. Mr. Wood has also worked as a project manager for Morgan Stanley Capital International and in portfolio management at Mellon...
Reginald Regan Hindley
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 28 years experience
(707) 575-3700 718 Orchard St
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense, Probate and Real Estate
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
Reginald Hindley is an attorney at law in Northern California with the Law Office of Hindley & Henderson in Santa Rosa and San Francisco. He has been practicing law in the general Bay Area for over 28 years. Reginald was born in San Jose, California and is from a family of eight children raised in San Jose and Santa Rosa, California.

Reginald received his bachelor degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1986 where he studied history, business management, accounting, and economics. He graduated in 1990 from Pepperdine University Law School in Malibu, near Los...
Mikalah Raymond Liviakis
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 10 years experience
(916) 459-2364 1215 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
I have been helping Californians keep their homes while reducing their credit card debt since 2008. I am confident that our firm can solve most mortgage, credit card, and medical debt problems. We specialize in bankruptcy, including chapter 13, chapter 7, and chapter 11. But we also offer alternatives to bankruptcy, such as debt settlement. We are A+ rated by the Better Business Bureau and we offer a free initial consultation. Call us today to start your new financial direction with confidence. 916-459-2364.
Nikki Farris
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Chico, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 18 years experience
(888) 325-1181 2607 Forest Ave.
Suite 120
Chico, CA 95928
Bankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Foreclosure Defense
As a mother of four children, Nikki Farris understands the pressure of being responsible and taking care of family. When you fall into debt, it's not only you but those who depend on your that are in danger of financial ruin. If you cannot handle the debt, Attorney Nikki Farris can help you file for bankruptcy and find debt relief through various means. Nikki is experienced in bankruptcy law, as well as estate planning and business law. As a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Nikki is held accountable to high standards of legal service for her...
Len Watkins
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Richmond, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 31 years experience
(510) 237-6916 125 Park Place
Suite 210
Richmond, CA 94801
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Antitrust, Business and Foreclosure Defense
University of San Francisco School of Law
A resident of Oakland, Len spent much of his legal career with prestigious, top-ranked, San Francisco law firms. Mr. Watkins brings the same level of expertise, and standard of excellence, to his practice in the East Bay. Focusing on consumer bankruptcy and business law, Mr. Watkins’ depth of experience and training include: A Masters of Business Administration, concentrating on finance, from the University of California, at Davis A stock brokerage license (inactive) from the National Association of Securities Dealers A California Real Estate Broker’s license Previous Experience Business Attorney Norris & Norris (now...
Steven James Foster
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Chico, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 21 years experience
(530) 898-9600 2064 Talbert Dr
Suite 100
Chico, CA 95928
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
CAL Northern School of Law
Siles & Foster is devoted exclusively to representing injured and disabled workers with Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability and SSI claims. Our Attorneys are certified specialists in Workers’ Compensation. We also represent individuals before the Bankruptcy Court for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy protection.
Sydney Elise Fairbairn
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Novato, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 32 years experience
(415) 883-2199 269 Posada del Sol
Novato, CA 94949
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Collections and Real Estate
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
I am a Marin County raised person having attended Terra Linda High School, UC Berkeley and Golden Gate University Law school. I love working with the people of Marin County and am very acquainted with the court system here. Please call for a free consultation. If I cannot help you I will try to find another attorney to help you. Thank you, Sydney.
Matthew D. Roy
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 9 years experience
(916) 361-6028 770 L St
#950
Sacramento, CA 95814
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Family and Probate
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Thomas Philip Kelly III
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 14 years experience
(707) 545-8700 50 Old Courthouse Square
Suite 609
Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4926
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Appeals, Business and Consumer
Seattle University School of Law
I handle bankruptcy cases, as well as litigation in state court, federal court, and the bankruptcy court. My practice is based in Sonoma County, but I also represent clients in the counties of Napa, Mendocino, Lake, and Marin. The majority of my practice is focused on matters that require extensive litigation and trials, with a particular focus on consumer financial issues, including wrongful foreclosures and debt collection practices. I am a native of Santa Rosa, and I practice with my father, Thomas P. Kelly Jr., who has been an attorney in Sonoma County for more than forty years....
Catherine Eranthe
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San Rafael, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience
(415) 504-2006 4040 Civic Center Drive
Suite 200
San Rafael, CA 94903
Bankruptcy, Business, Divorce and Family
New Coll of CA School of Law
Cate Eranthe is a California-licensed attorney admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Northern District with over 20 years of complex discovery and litigation experience. Ms. Eranthe has handled chapter 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcies from initial filing through discharge. A San Francisco native she provides practical strategies and advises on different approaches to achieve your best outcomes. We are a full service civil litigation firm and handle family law, small business matters and consumer law. We also counsel and represent consumer debtors in bankruptcy. Our goal is to assist our...
Andrew Louis Kern
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Petaluma, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 30 years experience
(707) 658-4602 755 Baywood Dr 2nd Fl
Petaluma, CA 94954
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning and Workers' Comp
Baylor Univ School of Law
Attorney since 1987, passed the bar in 4 states, graduated from a law school certified by the American Bar Association, broad range of legal experience. Specializing in bankruptcy, tax, estates and trusts, and workers compensation.
Anthony Hughes
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 11 years experience
(916) 485-1111 1395 Garden Hwy Ste 150
Sacramento, CA 95833
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Real Estate
Bankruptcy, Reorganization, Financial Counseling, and Debt Negotiation.
Michael Scott Noble
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 24 years experience
(916) 442-4412 2017 5th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Consumer
Gonzaga Univ School of Law
Michael Noble is a Sacramento bankruptcy attorney with over 20 years experience in the local legal system. The Law Office of Michael Nobel prides itself on a client centered approach.
Ronda Leigh Connor
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Napa, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 14 years experience
(707) 255-2525 2180 Jefferson Street
Suite 201
Napa, CA 94559
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer, Estate Planning and Tax
John F. Kennedy University and University of California - Davis
Dr Robert Bialkin
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 9 years experience
(707) 824-5297 703 2nd St #409
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Criminal
Attorney Robert Bialkin - Bankruptcy Divorce Criminal Wills Family Law Lawyer. Sliding Scale. Payment Plans. Free Consultations. robert@bialkin.com www.bialkin.com (707) 824-5297
Malcolm Ruthven
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer
(415) 342-4666 3558 Round Barn Blvd - Suite 200
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Bankruptcy
University of California, Hastings College of the Law
I guide people in financial difficulty through the technically difficult and emotionally charged arena of bankruptcy which allows them the Fresh Start provided by Congress. I too have had the experience of seeing my field of work (then computer application software development) shrink before my very eyes with the projects I used to get being sent overseas. People in the current economy have similar experiences and I was determined to find a way to use my legal background to help them. I decided that practicing bankruptcy law was the most direct way I could help. I'm a solo practitioner by choice and...
Theodore Allan Greene
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 16 years experience
(916) 442-6400 1912 F Street #110
Sacramento, CA 95811
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Lincoln Law School
The Law Offices of Ted A. Greene, Inc. was formed in 2002. We have helped many people n the years since. We currently have 3 attorneys working in the areas of Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense, Real Estate Law and Civil Litigation. If we can't help you we will try to find you someone who might be able to by referring you to another firm. We pride ourselves on treating our clients like we would like to be treated so if you have any legal needs you should give us a call.
Juliette Topacio Sarmiento
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Benicia, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience
(510) 548-9944 836 Southampton Road
Suite B-270
Benicia, CA 94510
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Immigration and Personal Injury
UC Hastings COL
James V. Sansone
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 11 years experience
(707) 542-5611 1260 N. Dutton Ave.
Suite 135
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Bankruptcy, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Empire College of Law
The Law Office of James V. Sansone was founded with the goal of providing individuals and local business owners with a meaningful and cost-efficient alternative to large law firms. We are pleased to offer experienced legal representation, while still offering reasonable rates that are favorable to what clients might expect in a large law firm setting. Personal service is also a priority at our firm. When people face difficult legal challenges, they need a dedicated advocate who will take time to answer their questions, explain their rights, return their phone calls and keep them informed about the status of their case....
Stanley Joel Greenberg
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 39 years experience
(707) 578-6498 2460 W. 3rd St., Ste. 255
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Bankruptcy and Tax
Harvard Law School
Stephen Reynolds
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Davis, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 27 years experience
(530) 297-5030 424 2nd St
Davis, CA 95616
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of California - Davis
Representation of debtors, creditors and trustees in bankruptcy court since 1990.
Elizabeth M. Rowlands
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 25 years experience
131A Stony Circle, Ste 500
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Empire College School of Law
You’ll find experienced, caring representation with a positive approach at the Law Office of Elizabeth Rowlands. Filing for bankruptcy is an important decision and the procedural aspects of a bankruptcy case are complex. Being a solo practitioner allows Ms. Rowlands to have direct command of the facts and circumstances of your case to better assist you through the bankruptcy process, step by step.
Elaine Cerveno
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Vacaville, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 26 years experience
(707) 646-1178 PO Box 1873
Vacaville, CA 95696
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Collections and Estate Planning
Boston University School of Law
Delonda Kay Coleman
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 11 years experience
(916) 422-1446 910 Florin Rd
Sacramento, CA 95831
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Lincoln Law School
DeLonda Kay Coleman was born and raised in Sacramento, California and attended John F. Kennedy High School. After graduating from high school, she accepted employment with the State of California. During her 16+ year tenure with the State of California, Ms. Coleman attended Sacramento City College, University of Phoenix and Lincoln Law School of Sacramento. Ms. Coleman graduated with highest honors from Sacramento City College; graduated Magna Cum Laude from University of Phoenix and made Fourth Year Dean's List at Lincoln Law School of Sacramento.
Andrea Elizabeth Michaelsen
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 11 years experience
(707) 546-5800 1101 College Ave., #220
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Carolyn J. Chan
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Chico, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(530) 359-8810 2485 Notre Dame Blvd.
Chico, CA 95928
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Family
Ms.Chan excels at working on challenging cases. Over 20+ years in Family law courts with a very high win rate (Sacto, San Diego, Butte,etc.) In news media for prevailing in horrific Family law case Sacto, in early 1990's; Former Volunteer at Facilitator's Office and Volunteer Legal Services. Statewide legal representation in animal law cases since 2003; Admitted to Federal District Courts CA+Bankruptcy Courts. http://www.criminaldefenseattorneychico.com/ CRIMINAL LAW CASES website * * *Attorney's Cases in the Media* * * ---> http://www.courthousenews.com/2013/11/27/63266.htm ...
Aubrey L. Jacobsen
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 2 years experience
(916) 442-6400 1912 F Street Ste. #110
Sacramento, CA 95811
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Consumer
Aubrey Jacobsen began advocating for consumers in bankruptcy in 2005 working as a receptionist for one of the largest bankruptcy law firms in Sacramento. Eventually, she worked her way up to case manager, all the while expanding her knowledge and skills necessary to aid individuals seeking relief under the Bankruptcy Code. Aubrey has prepared and administered countless Chapter 7 liquidation and Chapter 13 reorganization cases, and has even had experience in working with attorneys on Chapter 11 and 12 cases.

In 2011, Aubrey enrolled at Lincoln Law School of California. She earned her J.D. and passed the bar exam in 2015....
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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.