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Bankruptcy Indicators

There is no formula for figuring out when you should file a bankruptcy case. However, below are some indicators you may need to file for bankruptcy: You have lawsuits filed (or being threatened) against you You are paying monthly minimums on your cards and the balances are increasing You are only able to make the […]

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Covid and Remote Hearings

The bankruptcy courts in Maryland and DC are currently conducting all official Court hearings by Zoom or telephonic conference as of March 2020 until further notice.   Our office will keep you updated if some of the virtual court hearings are discontinued. In order to file bankruptcy, visits to our office are not required, although you […]

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Chapter 7 Process Timeline & FAQ

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Timeline Prior to Filing a Bankruptcy Case In the last 8 years did you: ~~ File for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy and receive a discharge? If it has been less than 8 years ago then you will be ineligible to receive another discharge at this time. (§727) ~~ File for a Chapter […]

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Chapter 13 Process Timeline & FAQ

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Process Prior to Filing In the last 4 years did you: ~~ Receive a bankruptcy discharge under Chapter 7, 11, or 12? If it has been less than 4 years ago, you will be ineligible to receive a discharge in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy. (§1328) In the last 2 years did you: ~~ […]

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