Multiple Bankruptcy Filings – Chapter 7 Discharge or Not?

We recently had a client come in who previously filed for chapter 13 bankruptcy way back in 2006.  Eventually, his bankruptcy case was converted to chapter 7 bankruptcy and he received a discharge in 2011.  Unfortunately, his finances have deteriorated again and he’s looking into filing bankruptcy as an option.  Can he get another discharge or not? Discharge Limitations if He Files Chapter…

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Transferring Property Before Bankruptcy

STOP!  Don’t do it!  A lot of our clients ask us whether or not they can simply transfer assets, such as cars, houses, etc. out of their names prior to filing bankruptcy as a way to keep those assets away from your creditors.  No matter the value of the property or size of the transfer,…

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