Rancho Cordova, CA asked in Bankruptcy for California

Q: I need help filing Chapter 7. I have counseling completed and most of the filing paperwork filled out. I can't afford

I am on very low income and unable to pay an attorney. I had health issues. Counseling completed. Most filing forms completed. Getting a Credit report soon.

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Peter Maurice Lively
Peter Maurice Lively
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  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Culver City, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Public Counsel provides pro bono assistance to some consumers. Alternatively, most consumer bankruptcy attorneys have a reasonable sliding scale for bankruptcy attorneys' fees based upon each client's ability to pay.

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Aaron Michael Lloyd
Aaron Michael Lloyd
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  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Redlands, CA

A: You may be able to contact your local county bar association. Often times they have services available for low income individuals. Check their website as their hours may be affected by Covid-19.

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