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New YorkConsumer Bankruptcy Lawyers in Rockland 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 Rockland 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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Allen A Kolber

Allen A Kolber
The Law Offices of Allen A. Kolber, Esq.
134 Route 59 Suite A
Suffern, NY 10901
Licensed for 33 years, Allen A Kolber is a Real Estate Law and Bankruptcy lawyer... read more >

Scott Barry Ugell

Scott Barry Ugell
Ugell Law Firm, P.c.
151 N Main St Ste 202
New City, NY 10956
Licensed for 36 years, Scott Barry Ugell is a Bankruptcy lawyer who attended Maurice A. Deane School of Law - Hofstra University... read more >

Benjamin Michael Adams

Benjamin Michael Adams
98 Lafayette Ave FL 2
Suffern, NY 10901
Licensed for 26 years, Benjamin Michael Adams is a Bankruptcy lawyer who attended Brooklyn Law... read more >

Robert Stuart Lewis

Robert Stuart Lewis
Robert Stuart Lewis Esq
53 Burd St
Nyack, NY 10960
Licensed for 35 years, Robert Stuart Lewis is a Bankruptcy lawyer who attended University of Toledo College of Law... read more >

Joseph Isaac Terkell

Joseph Isaac Terkell
The Terkell Law Firm, P.c.
19 Bender Rd
New City, NY 10956
Licensed for 41 years, Joseph Isaac Terkell is a Bankruptcy lawyer who attended New York Law School... read more >
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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.


About Rockland County

Find Lawyers in Rockland County, NY

Lawyer Referral Service in Rockland County, NY - The Rockland County Bar Association in New City, NY, sponsors a Lawyer Referral Service. The service helps individuals and businesses find an attorney throughout New City, New York, and the surrounding areas of Rockland County. Last year, the LRS made more than 1,500 referrals to private attorneys who participate in the program. The service carefully pre-screens the local attorneys for their good standing with the state bar and experience in the needed practice area of the law. In exchange for a $50 fee you will receive a 30 minute consultation with the attorney to discuss your legal concerns and the attorney fees for additional representation.



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