How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Terry L. Your Own Question
Terry L.
Terry L., Attorney
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Satisfied Customers: 2870
Experience:  Better Business Bureau. 18yrs bankruptcy experience. Chicago Bar Assoc. American Bankruptcy Institute member.
Type Your Bankruptcy Law Question Here...
Terry L. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Should I file bankruptcy to avoid the Washington State

Customer Question

Should I file bankruptcy to avoid the Washington State Department of Licensing for suspending my License, due to being in a at-fault accident with no insurance.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Terry L. replied 1 year ago.
you could file to discharge the obligation owed to the other party for damages and injuries sustained. it will not help with tickets or fines. those do not discharge, you'll have to pay those to prevent suspension. If the license was suspended for non-payment of tickets, a chapter 13 repayment plan can help. But you are suggesting the license will suspend for failure to have insurance, which bankruptcy will not stop. let me know if you have any further questions. thanks
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do you know if the suspension of License happens automatically.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can I estimate I will owe the driver 1 million dollars and list him as a creditor, before he even files a lawsuit.
Expert:  Terry L. replied 1 year ago.
you would list it as 'unknown' unless you received a specific demand amount
Expert:  Terry L. replied 1 year ago.
do you have any other questions?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Listed the amount unkown would that in any way affect my bankruptcy, If the un known amount would be the only debt in my process.
Expert:  Terry L. replied 1 year ago.
no it won't affect anything.
Expert:  Terry L. replied 1 year ago.
please rate me 5 stars when clicking accept. thanks and good luck

Related Bankruptcy Law Questions