Pittsburgh, PA asked in Bankruptcy for Pennsylvania

Q: I am planning to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy. My case is simple because I don't have a anything of value.

Is there a flat rate lawyers charge and do they allow payments?

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2 Lawyer Answers

Brad Jonathan Sadek

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: Yes, in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, otherwise known as a "fresh start bankruptcy" our firm charges a flat rate fee. The flat rate is dependent on your specific situation. Our office offers a payment plan for legal fees prior to filing for all clients.

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Timothy Denison

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY

A: It varies from firm to firm, but generally the answer is yes to both questions.

1 user found this answer helpful

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