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IllinoisConsumer Bankruptcy Lawyers in Coles County, Illinois

When an individual debtor can no longer meet his or her financial obligations, he or she may seek protection through a bankruptcy proceeding in Coles County, Illinois.

When an individual files for bankruptcy, he or she will usually file for either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy.

Under a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the debtor's nonexempt assets are liquidated and his or her debts are paid off. Debts remaining after all nonexempt assets are liquidated are usually discharged.

Under a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, the debtor is put on a court-ordered payment plan. Contact a bankruptcy attorney for legal advice on filing a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy.

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Roy Jackson Dent

Roy Jackson Dent
Brankey & Smith, P.C.
622 Jackson Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
Licensed for 23 years, Roy Jackson Dent is a Bankruptcy and Business Bankruptcy lawyer who attended IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law... read more >

Edward W Brankey

Edward W Brankey
Brankey & Smith, P.C.
622 Jackson Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
Edward W Brankey is a Consumer Bankruptcy lawyer who attended Southern Illinois College of Law... read more >
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Board Certification in Consumer Bankruptcy Law - The American Board of Certification (ABC) is accredited by the ABA to certify attorneys as specialists in consumer bankruptcy law.

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National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

NACBA serves the needs of consumer bankruptcy attorneys and works to protect the rights of consumer debtors.

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