Home> Find a Lawyer> New York> Ulster County >Consumer Bankruptcy

New YorkConsumer Bankruptcy Lawyers in Ulster 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 Ulster 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.

Learn More

S. P. Byford

S. P. Byford
Law Office of Stacey P. Byford, PLLC
158 Vineyard Ave
Highland, NY 12528
Licensed for 14 years, S. P. Byford is a Bankruptcy lawyer... read more >

Jason Joseph Kovacs

Jason Joseph Kovacs
Rusk Wadlin Heppner & Martuscello, Llp
Licensed for 20 years, Jason Joseph Kovacs is a Bankruptcy lawyer who attended Syracuse University College of Law... read more >
Showing attorneys 1–2 out of 2

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.

Toggle comparison tool
Remove {attorney_name} from compare list
Remove {attorney_name} from favorite list