Five Questions to Ask a Bankruptcy Lawyer before Signing an Agreement

Every bankruptcy attorney has a different approach to learning more about you. I personally don’t ask potential clients to fill out a questionnaire; I prefer to get that information through face to face conversation. And I don’t ask you to … Continue reading

Law v. Siegel: Debtor’s Homestead Exemption not Surchargeable for Misconduct, Holds Unanimous Supreme Court

Stephen Law filed a Chapter 7 bankruptcy case in the Central District of California, valuing his Hacienda Heights home at approximately $363,000. He listed two liens on the property; one held by Washington Mutual for approximately $147,000, and another for … Continue reading