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You've come to the right place. If you're experiencing financial difficulties and are considering bankruptcy or have already filed for bankruptcy, a bankruptcy lawyer can help.
Bankruptcy lawyers can determine if bankruptcy is right for you, or advise you on debt relief options -- including Chapter 7 debt discharge plans, Chapter 13 debt repayment plans, and Chapter 11 reorganization.
Use FindLaw to hire a local bankruptcy lawyer to help with debt settlement, and stop wage garnishment.
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started:
It is always a good idea to research your lawyer prior to hiring. Every state has a disciplinary organization that monitors attorneys, their licenses, and consumer complaints. By researching lawyer discipline you can: