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Meeting Your Bankruptcy Lawyer

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott “Meeting Your Bankruptcy Lawyer.”   True, maybe I’ll be your bankruptcy lawyer, but I really don’t like the title of this post.   It could just as well be, “Meeting Your Financial Messes Lawyer,” or something along those lines. Why? Because I may not recommend bankruptcy to…

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Filing Bankruptcy with Your Husband: “Stand by Your Man”

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott Filing bankruptcy when you’re married usually means both spouses filing together, but not always. The Bankruptcy Code is clear that even when a married couple files together, there are–almost always–two, separate bankruptcy “estates.”   That means the husband’s estate is one estate, and the wife’s is another.…