Burr Ridge Bankruptcy lawyer new office location – free consultation for chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcy

I am now scheduling appointments for people looking to file chapter 7 or chapter 13 bankruptcy at our newest location in Burr Ridge, IL , serving the Western and Southwestern suburbs and South part of Chicago.Burr Ridge1333 Burr Ridge Parkway, Suite 200Burr Ridge, IL 60527 We are located in the Chicago suburbs with easy access from I-55, I-355, and I-294 about 20 miles from Downtown Chicago<span style="background-color: white; color: #484848; font-family: "effra w01 regular" ,...

Orland Park Bankruptcy lawyer – new office, free consultations

I am now scheduling appointments for people looking to file bankruptcy at our newest location in Orland Park, serving the South and Southwestern suburbs and South part of Chicago.Orland Park15255 S 94th Avenue, 5th FloorOrland Park, IL 60462 We are located in the Chicago suburbs, about 25 miles from Downtown Chicago in the I-80 corridor.We are easily accessible from I-55, I-294, I-80, I-57, and I-355.   Our building is the tallest in the south suburbs, so it is easy to...

Get your car back if it was repossessed, or booted or towed for tickets

Did you know?In Chicago, I can get a car back by filing a chapter 13 bankruptcy case.  If it was taken by your lender or if the city took it for too many unpaid parking tickets, I can help.Chapter 13 is a repayment plan.  You can pay back a portion of your debts (based on your income and assets) over a 3-5 year time frame.  You are able to get your vehicle back if a chapter 13 is filed quick enough,  Usually it must be filed within 21 days of the vehicle being taken.Work...

How to Know When Bankruptcy Is Right for You

How to Know When Bankruptcy Is Right for You 
Before you decide to file for personal bankruptcy you should be aware that it is not necessarily the best choice for everyone. For many people, bankruptcy should be the last-case scenario only after they have weighed all of their options and determined that they can’t remedy their financial woes.
Ultimately, the decision to file for bankruptcy should be made between you and an experienced...

Payday loans – stop wage assignments

Did you know that a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 can stop a wage assignment?
Did you know that I, as your bankruptcy attorney can stop a wage assignment even without filing your case?
Credit unions, payday loans, and internet loans to name a few, often make debtors sign voluntary wage assignments so that they can take money from the consumers' paycheck in the event they fail to make the installment payments.

I can stop this!
It's true!

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Northern District of Illinois Bankruptcy Filing Statistics – 2014 Year to date

So far, in 2014 there have been 29,052 bankruptcy cases filed in the Northern District of Illinois

Compared to this time last year, when 31,754 cases were filed, down, almost 9%.
Adversary proceedings were down from 1064 to just 610 this year, over 42%.
11,120 (38%) of these cases were for debtors living in Chicago, followed by 592 in Rockford, 536 in Aurora, 452 living in Joliet, 289 from Plainfield, 281 in Elgin, 280 in Bolingbrook,  271...

Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing fee increases

I just received a memo from the United States Bankruptcy Court indicating that the filing fees for bankruptcy cases will be increasing effective June 1, 2014.<span style="font-family: "Calibri","sans-serif"; font-size: 11.0pt; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-ascii-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family: "Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA; mso-bidi-theme-font: minor-bidi; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-language: EN-US;...