Georgia Bankruptcy

Can I Wipe out Traffic Tickets in Bankruptcy?

No.  Traffic tickets are technically criminal fines.  No criminal fine can be wiped out in bankruptcy.  However, in a Chapter 13, we can set up a special provision in the plan to pay the traffic tickets at 100 cents on the dollar.   Paying traffic tickets is a much easier after we come up with a …

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Bankruptcy – What is the next step if you are ready to file?

If you have decided to file bankruptcy in Northwest Georgia, the next step is to call my office at 1-888-832-8249 to schedule an appointment.  I have offices located throughout Northwest Georgia in Dalton, Cartersville, Rome and Dallas.  Currently, I take late evening appointments in Rome on Thursdays. During this first appointment, we will go over your …

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Bankruptcy – Will I have to go to court if I file?

If you file bankruptcy in Northwest Georgia, you will have to go to court with your bankruptcy attorney in Rome, Georgia. When you file Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you must attend two court hearings.  The first is called the section 341 meeting of creditors and the second one is called your confirmation hearing.  If you have …

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