Behind on your mortgage? How can filing a bankruptcy help you?

 

I often have clients who have become behind on mortgage payments because of unforeseen circumstances.  If there is a foreclosure action against you, the filing of a bankruptcy will automatically stop the foreclosure action.  If we file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, the stop of the foreclosure action will be temporary and you will need to make arrangements outside of the bankruptcy to handle the foreclosure action.  If we file a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, there are a few options.  You can apply for a loan modification while you are in the Chapter 13 Bankruptcy.  During the time you are applying for […]

What you need to know about a bankruptcy attorney.

What you need to know about a bankruptcy attorney.

It is very important that you have an attorney represent you in a bankruptcy who is experienced in handling bankruptcy cases.  Some attorneys handle various kinds of cases and only occasionally file bankruptcy cases.  It is a very specialized area of practice and you want someone with experience.

I have been handling individual bankruptcy cases in South Florida for approximately 18 years.  I am a graduate of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, and Brooklyn Law School.

I care about my clients and do the best job possible for them.  I believe that good people deserve a fresh start, and I believe […]