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Questions For Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney

Even though there is nothing simple about Chapter 7 bankruptcy, here is something to keep in mind: tens of thousands of people successfully complete this process every year. Learn more about Philadelphia chapter 7 bankruptcy attorney in this presentation.

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Questions For Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney

  1. 1. “Even though there is nothing simple about Chapter 7 bankruptcy, here is something to keep in mind: tens of thousands of people successfully complete this process every year.” QUESTIONS FOR YOUR PHILADELPHIA CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY DAVID M. OFFEN PHILADELPHIA BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY
  2. 2. Questions for Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney www.getfreeofbills.com 3 Even though there is nothing simple about Chapter 7 bankruptcy, here is something to keep in mind: tens of thousands of people successfully complete this process every year. You have the right to file for bankruptcy without the assistance of an attorney, however, this will make the entire process much more difficult from the beginning to the end. Furthermore, there are some mistakes that can lead to your case being thrown out, or that can cause you to lose your property by filling in the forms without the proper legal knowledge. Just because you decide to hire a Chapter 7 bankruptcy attorney does not mean you should make a rash decision. There are many legal professionals
  3. 3. Questions for Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney www.getfreeofbills.com 4 out there who are willing to help, but not everyone is going to be right for your situation. You are already in a bad spot, so it would be in your best interest to hire an attorney who has the experience and knowledge necessary to help you file bankruptcy without having any problems along the way. Ask the Right Questions The best to do when hiring an attorney is asking the right questions. The more questions you ask of an attorney the more you will learn. With all this in mind, you need to create a list of questions. Here are some of the most important:
  4. 4. Questions for Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney www.getfreeofbills.com 5  Can you explain the differences between Chapter 7 bankruptcy and Chapter 13 bankruptcy?  What is a Chapter 7 bankruptcy discharge and how will it better my situation?  Am I going to lose any of my property if I move forward?  What is the means test and how will it impact my situation?  How long does it take for the entire process to come to an end?  Do I qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy or will I have to consider another option, such as Chapter 13?  Is Chapter 13 better for me in my situation?  Is now the best time for me to file?  What is the cost of filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in my state?  Can you explain the ins and outs of non-exempt and exempt property? These are just a few of the many questions you will ask a Chapter 7 bankruptcy attorney. Remember this: as your
  5. 5. Questions for Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney www.getfreeofbills.com 6 questions are answered, it is likely that many others will come to light. Don’t be shy about adding those to your list as well. An attorney who wants to help is one who will answer each and every question you have, no matter what it may be. There is no such thing as a bad question. You are new to this process, and it is important to have all your questions answered once and for all. Have you been in contact with an attorney who is not willing to answer your questions? Does the person make you feel very comfortable? You don’t have to work with a Chapter 7 bankruptcy attorney who is not giving you the service you deserve.
  6. 6. Questions for Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney www.getfreeofbills.com 7 Thousands upon thousands of people file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy every year. Some feel good about everything that happened, including the attorney they worked with, while others look back and wonder why they made so many mistakes and had so many problems You never know what the future holds, but finding an attorney you can trust will make your life much easier. This person will stand by your side, guiding you through the Chapter 7 bankruptcy maze from start to finish.
  7. 7. Questions for Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney www.getfreeofbills.com 8 About the Author David M. Offen A native to the Philadelphia area, Mr. Offen attended Temple University College and Law School. Mr. Offen is licensed to practice in the States of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He is a member of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Conference and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. David M. Offen has over 20 years of experience and has helped over 8,500 individuals and families go through the Bankruptcy process. These filings have included stopping foreclosure on a home, stopping repossession of a car or vehicle, stopping IRS tax levies and frozen bank accounts and putting a stop to; lawsuits, credit card bills, personal loans, bills, utility shutoffs and many other types of debt. With Mr. Offen’s help, these families have saved countless millions of dollars of debt. David enjoys getting to know his clients and will be happy to answer any and all questions you may have. You are treated as a person and not a number. Remember – there is no such thing as a silly question. Don’t be afraid to ask any questions you may have. David M. Offen has found that people looking to file Bankruptcy are not trying to avoid their responsibilities but rather to make a difficult situation easier. David enjoys getting people to stop worrying and making their financial lives much better and helping people stop feeling overwhelmed. In some cases, Bankruptcy is not the best move and he can review your situation with you and tell you the right move for you to make. Get a completely free evaluation of your situation. For the past 20 years, the Law Offices of David M. Offen has been among the top filers of bankruptcy in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. The Law Offices of David M. Offen
  8. 8. Questions for Your Philadelphia Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney www.getfreeofbills.com 9 215-625-9600 www.getfreeofbills.com The Curtis Center 601 Walnut Street, Suite 160 West – 1st Floor Philadelphia, PA 19106

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