In a nutshell you file a Chapter 7 case by submitting a petition in which you disclose all your assets, debts, income and expenses to the court. The documents are reviewed by a series of Trustee’s and at the end of the proceeding, the bankruptcy court issues an order of discharge, and you are no longer liable for applicable debts.
Bankruptcy court in Utah is located in Salt Lake City at 350 Main St #301, Salt Lake City, UT 84101. The Bankruptcy Court in Utah is located in the Moss Courthouse. The Moss Courthouse has been the main US Courthouse in Utah for over 100 years. Recently a new federal courthouse was built next to… Continue reading Bankruptcy court in Utah
If you are married you can file bankruptcy with or without your spouse. Filing bankruptcy without your spouse depends on your assets and your income if it is better for you to file with your spouse or individually. If you are married filing individually, your spouse does not have to attend the 341 creditors meeting… Continue reading Bankruptcy when married filing individually
Most of my clients have not previously filed for bankruptcy. One of the most common questions we get is about the general timeline and process for a typical Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. In general, Chapter 7 is the quickest bankruptcy to complete. The typical Chapter 7 case is completed within 90 to 180 days of the… Continue reading What is the timeline for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in Utah?