Home> Find a Lawyer> Iowa> Fairfield >Consumer Bankruptcy

IowaConsumer Bankruptcy Lawyers in Fairfield, 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 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.

Learn More

Paul D Gandy

Paul D Gandy
Gandy Law Offices, P.C.
500 North 3rd St
Fairfield, IA 52556
Licensed for 34 years, Paul D Gandy is a Consumer Law and Bankruptcy lawyer who attended University of Texas Law... read more >

Robert James Liptak

Robert James Liptak
Liptak Law Offices
1890 185th Street
Fairfield, IA 52556
Licensed for 31 years, Robert James Liptak is a Bankruptcy lawyer... read more >

David Eric Sykes

David Eric Sykes
David E. Sykes, Pc
60 South Main
Fairfield, IA 52556
Licensed for 13 years, David Eric Sykes is a Bankruptcy lawyer... read more >
Showing attorneys 1–3 out of 3

Search Cities Near Fairfield

Consumer Bankruptcy Specialty Areas

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.

Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

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