Thomas Hogan Law Office has been working hard for over 25 years, providing professional legal assistance to individuals and businesses in Fresno, CA and throughout Northern California. Our Fresno office has a team of experienced bankruptcy attorneys, who can advice you on bankruptcy and can answer all your bankruptcy related questions. Bankruptcy is meant to give you a fresh start in life. The bankruptcy attorneys at our Fresno office can help you protect your assets and overcome your financial difficulties. They will work with you and develop a personalized strategy to suit your specific requirements.
Filing for bankruptcy is a complex process. When you are filing for bankruptcy it is likely that your mind is tense and you may not be able to think clearly. Even a small mistake on the bankruptcy form can prove disastrous. Your petition can be dismissed. We recommend that you leave the task of bankruptcy filing to the expert bankruptcy attorneys at our Fresno location. You can avail a 30-minute FREE consultation with they. During the consultation you can ask and get answers to questions such as:

Is There an Alternative to Bankruptcy?

Our Fresno bankruptcy attorneys will review your finances, your goals and your circumstances and advice you of your options. Bankruptcy should always be used as the last resort. It may not always be the best solution for your situation. If there are other options, our attorneys will assist you in using these options to deal with your financial situation. If bankruptcy is your only option, we will advise on whether you are eligible to file for bankruptcy and which of your debts can be discharged in bankruptcy.

What Are the Types of Bankruptcy I Could File for?

In Fresno most bankruptcies are filed under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code. Our Fresno bankruptcy attorneys will advise you on the best chapter of filing based on your finances, goals and circumstances. If you file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Fresno, CA, a court appointed bankruptcy trustee will sell all your non-exempt assets and pay off your creditors. We can assist you in using the exemptions allowed by law to protect your personal assets from liquidation in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. If you file for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 13, you must pay off your debts according to a court approved payment plan within 3-5 years. The Bankruptcy Code also provides for other types of bankruptcy. Our bankruptcy attorneys can also assist you with any other type of bankruptcy. Contact Thomas Hogan Law Office Fresno for more information.

How Do I Choose Between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

As mentioned above, Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 are the two most common types of Bankruptcy proceedings in Fresno, CA. You would usually have to choose between the two. Our Fresno office bankruptcy attorneys can assist you in understanding the difference between the two and make a choice based on your finances, goals and circumstances. In a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the court appointed trustee liquidates your non-exempt assets and pays off your creditors whereas in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you have to pay off your debts within 3-5 years according to a court approved payment plan.

You can avail a free 15-minute consultation with our Fresno attorneys. Give us a call at (559) 421-9577 and we will schedule a consultation at your most convenient time.

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