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.
Other Bankruptcy FAQs:
- Are alimony debts and payments discharged in bankruptcy?
- Are income taxes dischargeable in bankruptcy?
- Are my student loans dischargeable in bankruptcy?
- Can a creditor repossess my car without informing me?
- Can bankruptcy help my credit score?
- Can Chapter 7 bankruptcy save my home from foreclosure?
- Can I convert from a Chapter 13 to a Chapter 7 or from a Chapter 7 to a Chapter 13 in Pennsylvania?
- Can I discharge a federal tax lien?
- Can I file Chapter 7 and still keep my car?
- Can I keep my car after filing Chapter 13?
- Does a Chapter 13 ruin your credit?
- How much does it cost to hire a bankruptcy lawyer in Pennsylvania?
- How often can I file for bankruptcy in Pennsylvania?
- What happens to your car loan when you file Chapter 7?
- What to do if your wages are garnished in Pennsylvania?
- Will filing Chapter 7 hurt my credit?