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2 Answers | Asked in Bankruptcy, Divorce, Foreclosure and Collections for Vermont on
Q: I filed bankruptcy, got a divorce and my ex stayed in the house. It went into forclosure. I'm just now, 10 yrs later,

Getting a "bill" from money I owe from the forclosure. Is this legal? After bankruptcy, divorce and 10 yrs I have to pay a bill (including interest) of 78,000 dollars!?

W. J. Winterstein Jr.
W. J. Winterstein Jr.
answered on Aug 13, 2023

Your facts are unclear, and more is needed to give you a reliable answer.

Generally speaking, your mortgage debt should have been listed in your bankruptcy (we assume that you completed the bankruptcy case and got an Order of dismissal). An Order of general dismissal in the bankruptcy...
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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Vermont on
Q: Have been married 30 yrs, separated 9 of those. I was awarded a personal injury claim recently,

Can my husband get any of it in divorce?

Robert Jason De Groot
Robert Jason De Groot
answered on Nov 12, 2015

Go see a local family attorney for a full discussion.

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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Vermont on
Q: Do you need a lawyer to file for divorce in vermont
Peter Anderson
Peter Anderson
answered on Mar 25, 2014

No. The Family Court is designed to enable parties to represent themselves. All forms needed to do so are available online.

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