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New Louisiana Bankruptcy Legal Questions & Answers

What is the benefit of declaring bankruptcy and hiring a lawyer opposed to just not paying your credit and mortgage bills anymore?

Bankruptcy provides you with protection so that you won't be sued by your creditors.  If …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

If my husband and I are seperated and I have a large amount of debt, can I file for bankruptcy for my debt?

Yes, but as you're still legally married any joint assets might be affected. For …

Duffy Law, LLC answered 7 years ago

How often can you file for bankruptcy?

You did not indicate what type of bankruptcy that you previously filed or what …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Can a 17 year old file for bankruptcy?

No, you would have to be at least 18 to file documents with the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago