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IowaConsumer Bankruptcy Lawyers in Des Moines County, Iowa

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

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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Mitchell L Taylor

Mitchell L Taylor
Cray, Goddard, Miller & Taylor, LLP
205 Washington Street, Suite 300
Burlington, IA 52601
Mitchell L Taylor is a Child Custody / Visitation and Estate Planning lawyer who attended Drake University... read more >

Peter Wesley Hansen

Peter Wesley Hansen
Hansen Law Offices
319 North Main Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Licensed for 37 years, Peter Wesley Hansen is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Iowa College of ... read more >

Eric Luther Benne

Eric Luther Benne
Swanson, Engler, Gordon, Benne & Clark, L.L.L.P.
PO BOX 517 100 Valley Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Licensed for 16 years, Eric Luther Benne is a Bankruptcy lawyer... read more >
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Consumer Bankruptcy Certification

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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