Bankruptcy Law Questions? Ask a Bankruptcy Lawyer Now.
Although possible, it is extremely difficult to file a Bankruptcy without being represented by a Bankruptcy attorney, or without the help of a Bankruptcy preparer to fill out the 60 pages of paperwork involved.
However, you can file an 'emergency' Bankruptcy on your own, as this involves only 3 pages, and you can then hire an attorney to submit the rest of the papers within 15 days.
Would you like me to send you the link for the papers that have to be filed for an 'emergengy' filing?
Thank you I would appreciate the papers for the emergency filing.
My apartment is to be auctioned on the 6th. Would an emergency filing be enough to halt the auction?
The 3-page petition to be filed is here:
You also have to take a Credit Counseling Course, which can be done online.
There are many places to take the CCC. but this one charges the least:
Filing the 3-page 'emergency' petition and the CCC paper before the auction will suspend all foreclosure proceedings, including the auction.