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New YorkConsumer Bankruptcy Lawyers in Monroe County, New York

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

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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Jennifer Montante

Jennifer Montante
Montante Law, P.C.
919 Winton Road, Suite 206
Rochester, NY 14618
Licensed for 18 years, Jennifer Montante is a Estate and Probate Law and Bankruptcy lawyer... read more >

Lucien Arthur Morin II

Lucien Arthur Morin II
Mconville Considine, Cooman & Morin, P.c.
25 E Main St Ste 400
Rochester, NY 14614
Licensed for 49 years, Lucien Arthur Morin II is a Bankruptcy lawyer who attended Albany Law School... read more >

Kenneth Stuart Gallant

Kenneth Stuart Gallant
Kenneth Gallant Esq
1425 Jefferson Rd
Rochester, NY 14623
Licensed for 46 years, Kenneth Stuart Gallant is a Bankruptcy lawyer who attended University of Dayton School of Law... 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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Lawyer Referral Service in Monroe County, NY - The Monroe County Bar Association in Rochester, NY, established a Lawyer Referral Service. The LRS provides the public with an online referral to a local attorney experienced in a particular practice area of the law. To receive the referral, simply fill out the online form and choose the appropriate subject matter category. For most practice areas, you must pay a $40.00 referral fee. You can then schedule a 30 minute consultation with the local attorney at no additional charge.

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