Call for a Free Consultation 251.241.5234
Featured Article
CAN I KEEP AFTER ACQUIRED PROPERTY WHEN CONVERTING CH 13 to CH 7?
CAN I KEEP AFTER ACQUIRED PROPERTY WHEN CONVERTING CH 13 to CH 7?

Alabama has no specific exemption for personal injury claims. There is a personal property exemption available up to $7,750.00 that you can apply ( to the extent not already used) to the personal injury settlement. When you file Chapter 13, a personal injury settlement would ...

Read More
Recent Posts
  • CAN I KEEP AFTER ACQUIRED PROPERTY WHEN CONVERTING CH 13 to CH 7?

    Alabama has no specific exemption for personal injury claims. There is a personal property exemption available up to $7,750.00 that you can apply ( to the extent not already used) to the personal ...

    Read More
  • Can Criminal Fines and Court Costs be Discharged in Bankruptcy?

    The general rule with respect to fines and court costs in criminal cases is that fines issued against the Debtor as punishment for the crime are not dischargeable in either a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. ...

    Read More
  • CAN JOINTLY OWNED PROPERTY BE PROTECTED FROM CREDITORS?

    A: The only way to protect your interest in the property from the joint owner's creditors or your own is to transfer it to a legal entity such as an LLC or an irrevocable Trust. The transfer to the ...

    Read More
  • CAN I SELL MY HOME WHILE I AM IN CH 13?

    When an individual files a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy case, all of that person’s property is legally controlled, or “under the jurisdiction of,” the United States Bankruptcy Court. The Debtor gets to keep ...

    Read More
  • AM I LIABLE FOR MY DECEASED SPOUSE'S DEBTS?

    A: If you are married and your deceased spouse is the only party who signed as the borrower under a debt, including a mortgage, then you as the non-borrower are not personally liable. A secured ...

    Read More
  • What Happens After the Mortgage Lender Forecloses on my Property?

    If you are title owner of the property in question, the lender, also known as the Lienholder, who successfully sold the property at a foreclosure sale would not be filing an "eviction" civil action ...

    Read More