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Would a bankruptcy in an individuals recent past prohibit

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Would a bankruptcy in an individual's recent past prohibit that individual from getting employment as a paralegal?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Terry L. replied 7 years ago.
In short, no.
Unless you need special governmental clearance, you shouldn't have any issues with a prior bankruptcy. The code prohibits discrimination, you cannot be fired for filing bankruptcy. I have not have any clients ever mention not getting a job because of a prior bankruptcy.
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