Bankruptcy Law

Bankruptcy law questions? Ask a bankruptcy lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Bankruptcy Law Questions
My boyfriend amended his chapter 7 to include the house we
My boyfriend amended his chapter 7 to include the house we are renting and getting evicted from. The landlords lawyer put in a declaration that he had to interest in the house because it wasn't in the… read more
dylatess
dylatess
JD
1,909 satisfied customers
My boyfriend and I just got evicted yesterday. He filed for
My boyfriend and I just got evicted yesterday. He filed for bankruptcy and has automatic stay in place. He couldn't get connected on zoom for court so they ordered the writ. My question is should we a… read more
Infolawyer
Infolawyer
Partner
Doctoral Degree
97,550 satisfied customers
Do you know how does a writ of possession ex parte
Second opinion] Do you know how does a writ of possession ex parte application work in Bk court after having filed a adversary complaint, if the person that illegally took possession of the property u… read more
Kimora Pope
Kimora Pope
JD
4,812 satisfied customers
Is there any way to stop or slow down a writ of possession
Is there any way to stop or slow down a writ of possession on my F-150 by to repo it. I have my house up for sale and will net far in excess of the payoff amt. I had a Stay of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy on… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,954 satisfied customers
Sure I received a order of confirming absence / termination
Sure I received a order of confirming absence / termination of stay .. in chapter 7 ... from my landlord and he had already won in court because he said I didn't fulfill the agreement to pay 3000 but … read more
Terry L.
Terry L.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,960 satisfied customers
I recently filed a chapter 7 bankruptcy and in that
I recently filed a chapter 7 bankruptcy and in that bankruptcy I included an eviction form... the judge approved the stay but my question is how long does the stay last and can the landlord evict me s… read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
10,587 satisfied customers
I am a landlord in Florida and on July 11 filed and served
I am a landlord in Florida and on July 11 filed and served an eviction notice to a tenant for non payment of $500 for the rent for July. He filed for bankruptcy on July 15th and the court immediately … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
Long story short. I bought REO occupied property. Went through
Long story short. I bought REO occupied property. Went through eviction procedure. Granted judgement and writ of possession. Previous owner stop eviction by filing for bankruptcy. I got the automatic … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
This is a long story. I bought a REO occupied property last
This is a long story. I bought a REO occupied property last year. I went through the eviction process and won my case. The previous owners appealed the court's judgement, but after two months I won th… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
I filed for bankruptcy in Florida in order to get a bit of
I filed for bankruptcy in Florida in order to get a bit of relief from creditors and stave off for a while a looming eviction. I filed it before a writ of possession was granted, but I still received … read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,811 satisfied customers
Does a chapter 13 bankruptcy stop a Writ of Possession. The
Does a chapter 13 bankruptcy stop a Writ of Possession. The chapter 13 was filed 3 months ago and we just recieved the Writ today. My lawyer told us this would stop the eviction process. We live in Te… read more
dylatess
dylatess
JD
1,909 satisfied customers
I filed for bankruptcy (using a lawyer) on Oct. 31st. On November
I filed for bankruptcy (using a lawyer) on Oct. 31st. On November 3rd a judgement was entered against me for possession of my condo by the condominium association. I did not find out about this until … read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
I filed for Bankrutcy on August 3rd. A notice of default was
I filed for Bankrutcy on August 3rd. A notice of default was recorded on August 6th. The lenders went to court for a motion of stay on October 6th. Will they have to issue another notice of default si… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
31,796 satisfied customers
Why can a civiljudge lift a federal stay I thought only
Why can a civil judge lift a federal stay? I thought only the bankruptcy judge could lift the automatic stay.… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,957 satisfied customers
A bankruptcy filing gave me a stay for an unexpired lease.
A bankruptcy filing gave me a stay for an unexpired lease. The landlord got a county judge to lift the stay in landlord tenant court. What do I do now? Ask for an injunction or something? Cease or des… read more
Ellen
Ellen
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
20,957 satisfied customers
Filing Date Party Description Text 08/27/2010 **General**
Filing Date Party Description Text 08/27/2010 **General** CASE REOPENED 08/25/2010 D001 REOPEN DOCUMENT 08/23/2010 **General** NOTICE OF FILING MOTION DISMISS FOR FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH ORDER (PLNTF) … read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
I am been evicted in a commercial lease. The Landlord was
I am been evicted in a commercial lease. The Landlord was granted a final judgment and writ of possession was issued. I filed a Motion to Stay becasuse I filed for bankruptcy. Now I just found out tha… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
My mortgage company has obtained a Judgment against me for
My mortgage company has obtained a Judgment against me for arrears which I am unable to pay. They have advised that they will be getting a Writ of Possession. How soon after the Writ of Possession is … read more
Law Girl
Law Girl
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
153 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Terry L.

Terry L.

Attorney

2,960 satisfied customers

Better Business Bureau. 20+yrs bankruptcy experience. Chicago Bar Assoc. American Bankruptcy Institute member.

cortrightlaw

cortrightlaw

Attorney

527 satisfied customers

Attorney practicing Bankruptcy Law including Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 12, and Chapter 13.

JoeLawyer

JoeLawyer

Attorney

376 satisfied customers

Attorney in the practice of Bankruptcy Law since 1996

A.J.

A.J.

Attorney

264 satisfied customers

Experienced consumer bankruptcy attorney.

Fritz

Fritz

Attorney

209 satisfied customers

Florida attorney with extensive experience in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 consumer bankruptcy cases

Barrister

Barrister

Attorney

172 satisfied customers

21 years practicing law. Landlord 29 years

Law Girl

Law Girl

Attorney

153 satisfied customers

I am an attorney.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x