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Are you considering filing bankruptcy? With 8 in 10 Americans suffering from debt, filing for bankruptcy may be more common than you think. However, most people tormented by debt are disheartened by certain aspects of bankruptcy. We’ve been told that bankruptcy will ruin your financial future, your career, and even your social life. Bankruptcy can follow you for the rest of your life, but there are also many benefits to filing for bankruptcy. While bankruptcy isn’t the only option to consider, it may be the right one for you. The only way to be certain if filing bankruptcy is the most beneficial option for your financial situation, is by discussing your options with a Port Charlotte bankruptcy attorney. If you are advised to file bankruptcy, your attorney can serve you throughout the bankruptcy process.Port Charlotte bankruptcy attorney

What To Expect From a Port Charlotte Bankruptcy Attorney

The contract you sign with your attorney, the retainer agreement, usually outlines the services, in detail, offered by your attorney. In addition to the outlined agreement, you can expect your Port Charlotte Bankruptcy Attorney to:

  • Possess the necessary skills to handle your case – Your attorney should be competent in the complexities of bankruptcy laws, regardless if you are filing Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 12 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. This includes understanding the local laws and procedures, as well as, federal laws.
  • Competent legal advice – Additionally, your Port Charlotte bankruptcy attorney will be able to offer you competent legal advice for your specific situation. With over 35 years of bankruptcy law experience, our team at Miller, Hollander, & Jeda is more than qualified to take on any bankruptcy case.
  • Paperwork preparation – When working with a capable bankruptcy attorney, there is no reason to hire a bankruptcy petition preparer, as our office will take care of all necessary paperwork in a timely fashion.
  • Representation – After filing for bankruptcy, you will need to go to a mandatory hearing, referred to as the meeting of creditors. You may also be required to attend additional hearings depending on the information of your case. For these hearings, your bankruptcy attorney can represent you without you having to attend.
  • Support – Bankruptcy can also be an emotional time for many individuals. Your attorney can help to support you and offer you information on counseling if you choose to seek it throughout the process.

As Port Charlotte bankruptcy attorneys, our team at Miller, Hollander, & Jeda is dedicated to their craft and in assisting clients in getting their lives back on track. We will help you save your home, care, and all the other assets you’ve worked so hard for. Bankruptcy may seem like the end, but when you work with us, it’s the beginning of a brighter tomorrow. If bankruptcy seems like a viable option for you in your current financial situation, set up an appointment to speak with one of our attorneys. We will help direct you on the best course of action, to help you get out from under the oppressive weight of debt.