Archive for the Bankruptcy Category

Should I file bankruptcy if my wages are being garnished?

If your wages are being garnished and you are considering filing for bankruptcy, contact us today for a free case evaluation. We accept Bankruptcy cases in these counties: Los Angeles County, San Fernando Valley, Orange County, San Bernardino County, Riverside County, Ventura County and Santa Barbara County.

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Should I file Bankruptcy for Hospital Bills such as Cancer in California?

The costs involved in medical care and treatment can be staggering, especially for a cancer patient. If he or she is being treated with chemotherapy, the average cost of just the first treatment is about $7,000. Depending on the drug, the stage of the cancer and individual

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Can I file for California Bankruptcy if my Husband Lives out of State?

You’re married, and you live in California where you own a home. It’s titled in the names of both you and your husband. For purposes of his job, your husband resides in Vegas, and he drives back home to Lancaster California every weekend. Mortgage payments haven’t been

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Reasons You May Not Be Able To File For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in California

There are several criteria that need to be met in order to file for chapter 7 bankruptcy. First, your income needs to be below a certain point, although there are exceptions for this. Also, having previously filed for bankruptcy within the last few years can also prevent

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Will I Lose my Guns in California Bankruptcy?

Whether it is your prized tactical AR-15, the Remington Nylon 66 or Ruger 10/22 you learned to plink on as a kid, the lever action Marlin .30-30 you hunt with, or shotgun, revolver or semi-automatic pistol you use for home defense, concealed carry or keeping the family

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Can You File For Bankruptcy More Than Once?

People that have filed for bankruptcy in the past may face some restrictions should they try to file once more. While there technically isn’t a limit on how frequently you can file for bankruptcy, there is a limit on how frequently you can have your debts discharged,

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Debt Following the Death of a Spouse – Los Angeles Bankruptcy Attorney

Following the death of a spouse, when the last thing that should be on any one’s mind is personal finance, outstanding debt can make a sorrowful moment even more difficult to live through. The unfortunate truth is that death can sneak up on people, and few have

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Filing for Bankruptcy While Receiving Social Security

If you’re considering filing for bankruptcy and you are concerned how your social security money will be affected, please contact us today for a free consultation. Anyone going through the process of either chapter 7 or chapter 13 bankruptcy is likely going to have a lot of

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Secured vs. Unsecured Debt and Los Angeles Bankruptcy

Recently a client in Los Angeles asked us about secured debt vs. unsecured debt and how it may affect their bankruptcy. Secured vs. Unsecured Debt Not all debt is the same, and depending on what type of debt you have, the consequences of not paying it will

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Law Firm Employs Artificial Intelligence To Handle Bankruptcy Cases

Ohio based law firm Baker & Hostetler are the first in their industry to add an artificial intelligence to their staff, and they’ve assigned it the task of handling bankruptcy cases. Created by IBM, AI ROSS is joins 50 other lawyers working at the practice. AI ROSS

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Sherman Oaks, CA

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Los Angeles, CA

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Lancaster, CA

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Lancaster, CA 93534
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Riverside, CA

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Riverside, CA 92505
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Long Beach, CA

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111 West Ocean Blvd., Suite 400
Long Beach, CA 90802
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Whittier, CA

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