What Happens When a Person in Bankruptcy Dies?

When a person in bankruptcy dies, their debts are not passed to their heirs. Instead,

Can Bankruptcy Stop a Lawsuit?

The recent news of the Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco’s bankruptcy filing has exposed a

Things NOT to do Before Filing Bankruptcy

If you are contemplating filing for bankruptcy, there are a few “No-No’s” to avoid. One

What is a Status Conference in Bankruptcy?

Do not be alarmed if you receive a Notice of Status Conference in your mail

Bankruptcy Myths and Misconceptions

Most people have heard of bankruptcy and understand its purpose, but far fewer people truly

How Does the Credit Counseling Course Work?

When someone files for bankruptcy, he or she is required to take 2 rounds of

How to Protect your Mortgage After Chapter 13 Discharge

If you have a mortgage on your residence and you decide to file a Chapter

The US Supreme Court struck down President Biden’s Student Loan Debt Relief Plan – So, what now?

Although many people were holding out hope for some student loan debt relief, the US

How Chapter 13 Bankruptcy can STOP Repossession & Lower Car Payments

Dealing with overwhelming debt can be a stressful and challenging experience. If you're struggling to

Options in Chapter 11 Cases

Many bankruptcy law firms don’t offer clients Chapter 11 options because Chapter 11 cases are

Are Bankruptcies Increasing in 2023? Is Inflation to Blame?

According to Epiq News, all bankruptcies, consumers and commercial, has been increasing significantly during the

Common Misconceptions About Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

There are millions of people who have filed for bankruptcy over the years, yet there

Why Funding Your Trust is Critical to Your Estate Plan

Creating a will and setting up a trust is a great first step in planning

Can Orders of the Bankruptcy Court be Appealed?

One of our attorneys, Errin Stowell, recently had the opportunity to present oral arguments on

What happens to Assets during Bankruptcy?

For many people, Chapter 7 is a great tool for eliminating debt and obtaining a

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