How much does it cost to hire a bankruptcy lawyer in Pennsylvania?

The price of a personal bankruptcy attorney in Pennsylvania is approximately $1,222.50, although prices vary depending on the type and the complexity of the bankruptcy. Most bankruptcy attorneys charge a flat fee to cover their basic services.

The vast majority of people who file for bankruptcy either file Chapter 7 or 13. Chapter 7 is fairly quick. Chapter 13 takes up to 3 to 5 years to repay outstanding debts and is usually fairly complex. In many instances an experienced bankruptcy attorney can help a client determine which Chapter would be right for them. You should also note that Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies also have filing and administrative fees.

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