Georgia Bankruptcy Filers Need to Know All Options Under Federal Law

Filing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13

Both individuals and families have various options and requirements for filing for bankruptcy in Georgia.  Choosing the best option will be based on your specific financial situation, including:

  • Whether you are filing for bankruptcy as an individual, married person, or as a business
  • If you are able to repay debts when consolidated into one monthly payment
  • If you want to ensure that your property does not enter foreclosure
  • If you are not comfortable entering into a bankruptcy proceeding without repaying your debt

The Right Bankruptcy Advice

The below pages are designed to help you understand more about filing bankruptcy in Georgia, including some common misconceptions and answers to frequently asked questions.

Bankruptcy Process in Georgia

Bankruptcy filings often involve complex procedures.  In addition to filing detailed accountings of debts and assets as part of the application, it can also require the filing of back tax returns and strategies for keeping important property such as the home or cars.  Bankruptcy litigation requires a clear and concise presentation before a judge, as well as often-meticulous negotiations with each creditor. Experienced bankruptcy attorneys in Atlanta, GA understand the accounting concepts behind the negotiations.  This understanding can make a critical difference in the success of a bankruptcy filing.

Contact your bankruptcy law experts today

Call the law offices of Berry & Associates now to schedule your free bankruptcy consultation at one of our 11 Georgia offices. (800) 414-3328.

Please remember that material on our website is intended only to provide general information, and should not be construed as legal advice.  The only way to fully understand how the law applies to your situation is to discuss it with a qualified attorney.