Atlanta bankruptcy

Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: What is the Difference?

Whenever I do a new client consultation one of the first things I do is explain the difference between Chapter 13 and Chapter 7.  While the United States Bankruptcy Code provides for six distinct chapters of bankruptcy: Chapters 7, 9, 11, 12, 13 and 15, the two chapters that deal with an individual filing bankruptcy […]

U.S. Bankruptcy Court is Still Open Despite Government Shutdown

Our office has already began receiving calls about the current government shutdown and how this affects current bankruptcy client cases.  Bankruptcy court is open and all hearings are moving forward.  The federal judiciary updated their site with the following message: http://www.uscourts.gov/news/2018/01/20/judiciary-open-during-government-shutdown The clerk of bankruptcy court for the Northern District of Georgia also provided the current […]