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How do I start the process of filing of for bankruptcy?

Call us at (419)-740-5935 to schedule a free bankruptcy consultation. During the initial meeting Toledo, Ohio bankruptcy attorney Scott A. Ciolek will go over your financial situation and discuss the options you have. For a general overview of our Chapter 7...

Can I file for a “partial bankruptcy”?

We get this question a lot. Unfortunately, there is no such thing as a “partial” bankruptcy. Filing a bankruptcy requires that ALL debts and ALL liabilities must be listed on the petition. This allows you to have a fresh start and most if not all debts are...

What type of bankruptcy should I file for?

Determining which bankruptcy you may file for depends upon many factors. One of the first factors we look at is your currently monthly income. Your current monthly income is then compared to your state’s family median income. Depending on where your income falls...

Can I file for bankruptcy more than once?

This answer depends. You cannot file for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy if you received a discharge of your debts under Chapter 7 within the past 8 years. If the previous debt discharge was under Chapter 13, you may file again as long as it has not been within the previous 6...

Do I have to obtain credit counseling?

Yes and it is time sensitive. In order to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you must obtain credit counseling within 180 days before you file. Here is list of credit counseling agencies that have been approved for the Northern District of Ohio by the U.S. Trustee’s...