Client Information

Paying Secured Debts After Bankruptcy Filing

11 June 2012

Patton & Southgate Client Information Only, this post is not a substitute for legal advice.  Please call with any questions.

The papers are signed, you have your case number and you’re on your way to your discharge.  Congratulations!  You’re on your way back to financial health.  You’re ready to make your next payment on your house or your car and now you can’t log on.  What happened? (more…)

Getting Your Discharge: Chapter 7

23 September 2010

As soon as you make the difficult decision to file a bankruptcy, your focus should be on getting to the discharge, to getting this chapter of your life behind you. (more…)

Meeting of Creditors: What to Expect

7 September 2010

First of all, relax.  These procedures are very informal.  The important part is being prepared, which is mostly my job and giving honest testimony. (more…)