If you are unable to pay your debts it may feel like there is no way out. Fortunately, you can get a fresh start, Chapter 7 bankruptcy allows you to have most if not all of your debts discharged. Bankruptcy laws can be complicated, you can schedule a free consult with King & King where we can help determine whether Chapter 7 is right in your situation, and help navigate the bankruptcy process for you.
Filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
As soon as you file your bankruptcy petition, an automatic stay goes into effect that halts all collection efforts of your creditors, including lawsuits, wage garnishments, foreclosure or eviction proceedings, and more. At the end of a successful Chapter 7 case, the bankruptcy court will discharge your debts, including:
Credit card balances
Overdue rent and utilities
Some tax debts
Certain legal judgments
After a discharge, you will have no further legal obligation to make any payments on those debts again, you will have a fresh start.
Find Out How Our Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Lawyers Can Help
King & King understands how difficult and stressful life can be when you feel as if you are drowning in debt. If you don´t think you can bring your debts under control, and need the help of a team of caring professionals, please call us at 404-524-6400 for your free consultation