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we are currently involved in a chapter 13 bankrupcty, we have

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we are currently involved in a chapter 13 bankrupcty, we have been confirmed; recently my husband under went an unnecessary surgery & wants to sue the doctors. Is this a problem?

Since the cause of action (the surgery) arose after the bankruptcy petition was filed, the potential malpractice case would not be considered an asset of the bankruptcy estate. You will want to meet with a malpractice lawyer to commence your action.
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