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Shmucher Law, PL offers a free confidential bankruptcy consultation to individuals and businesses who are thinking of filing for bankruptcy in Florida. During your free bankruptcy consultation Shmucher Law, PL will assist you in:

Determining whether you are a Good Candidate for Bankruptcy at all, and if yes which Chapter would be best for you.
Be prepared to explain your story and how you got into your financial problem to the bankruptcy attorney. Make sure not to leave out any critical parts because they could have a huge impact on your case. Also be prepared to explain to the attorney any monies that you have received over the last year and more specifically the wages you received over the last six months.

Reviewing Bankruptcy No-No’s
Shmucher Law, PL will help you determine whether or not you have transferred any assets in the last few years, whether you have paid off any debts to family members, or whether you have committed fraud for bankruptcy purposes.

Reviewing Your Debts
You will need to explain to the attorney about the debts you have. You don’t have to be too specific as to the amount but you need to be specific as to the type of debt, when it was incurred, and whether or not you made any repayments towards that debt.

Reviewing the Differences between Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Shmucher Law, PL will be able to explain the difference between the two bankruptcy options as well as help you determine which one is better suited for your case. We can make that decision based on your assets and your income.

Explaining the Bankruptcy Process
Shmucher Law, PL will be able to explain the bankruptcy process to you in a manner that you can understand. He or she will be able to inform you of the costs, the documents you will need, as well as the court process.

Explaining the Meeting of the Creditors
Shmucher Law, PL will explain to you about the meeting of the creditors (341 meeting). This is your one “court” appearance. You should ask the attorney about what questions will be asked of you and how you should answer them.

Explaining Life after Bankruptcy
Make sure to have your bankruptcy attorney explain to you how your life will be post bankruptcy. Ask questions about getting credit cards, getting a car loan, or getting approved for a home loan.

If you would like to schedule a free consultation with a bankruptcy lawyer then contact Shmucher Law PL. Consultations can take place in any of our office locations, including Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Plantation, and Sunrise Florida, or on the telephone. Consultations can be schedule for any day of the week with night appointments available on a case-by-case basis.

Shmucher Law, PL, a bankruptcy law firm, represents debtors, creditors, and trustees in bankruptcy matters throughout Broward and Miami-Dade counties.