Bankruptcy Attorney | Right To File Bankruptcy in Bakersfield, CA

Bankruptcy Attorney |  Although bankruptcy gives people a piece of mind by offering relief from debt and a fresh start, it is a complicated process. Knowing when to file for bankruptcy often becomes an important issue. Experienced bankruptcy lawyers will look thoroughly into your financial past to determine the best time to file. The timing of when you file may determine:

-what taxes, if any, are dischargeable

-what student loans, if any, are possibly dischargeable

-what assets you will keep

-what Bankruptcy chapter you will qualify for

-whether someone can contest your bankruptcy

-whether family members are affected by your bankruptcy filing

It is important to consult an attorney early in your time of financial difficulty. Delay often complicates your bankruptcy filing.


To use a nature analogy, Debtor/Creditor law can be like predator and prey where obtaining payment is like catching a fish. Bankruptcy may not be an option if you are a debtor. You may be facing a defense of that creditor demand. You may also have rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Bankruptcy Attorney Bakersfield | The decision to file bankruptcy is a crossroad in your life and should not be made without obtaining objective, considered advice from an expert. Choosing the right bankruptcy attorney in Bakersfield will eliminate the fatigue and worry that can come from the Bankruptcy filing process. You will be provided the right guidance and understanding of your rights, and your responsibilities, as a debtor filing Bankruptcy.


Our office can assist you in determining whether bankruptcy is the right choice for you, and which chapter under the Bankruptcy Code would provide you with the most relief.  To schedule a free consultation with a knowledgeable Bakersfield bankruptcy attorney about filing a Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Kern County, please call our office today at 661-888-4335 .