Q: Do I have to use a specialist Attorney, or can any lawyer do a bky? Figure a jack of all trades maybe cheaper.
A: For an attorney to represent you in the Bankruptcy Courts, he/she must be admited to the jurisdictional District Court. This requires additional education and testing, well beyond that of an average attorney. So, though a Bankruptcy Attorney may handle other areas of law, not all lawyer are qualified or permitted to do Bankruptcy.
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