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I a Chapter 7 and than had it converted to a 13, because I was on a disability and could not get a new loan to by another car, anyway moving forward my attorney made a mistake on the petition for the … read more
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I am a lawyer but I am looking for peer opinion. I filed a Chapter 7, joint petition in Virginia. The clients have a home valued at $374,000 and they still owe $241,000. The homestead exemption in Vir… read more
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Hi Terry, I need to ask you a question again. I informed my
Hi Terry, I need to ask you a question again. I informed my attorney that I no long wish to pursue my chapter 13 case. On his advice, I had converted from a Chapter 7 to a Chapter 13 because I had rec… read more
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I made soem mistakes in my bankruptcy filing. I now want to
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I need someone that knows Nebraska Bankruptcy Law, not some general knowledge I can get from a first year law book. My wife and I filed chapter 13 a few months aga. We told our attorney that we could … read more
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