Your Financial Freedom Starts Here
Since 2010, the Hart Firm, LLC has helped hundreds of clients achieve a fresh start and financial freedom. Call us today and let us show how we can help.
Michael A. Hart is the founding member of the Hart Firm, LLC. Michael is a graduate of Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee and the University of Alabama School of Law. In law school, Michael was awarded the Balch and Bingham, LLP Corporate Law Award and the North Alabama Chapter of the Federal Bar Association Award for Excellence in the Study of Federal Jurisdiction. Michael is licensed to practice in Alabama and Arkansas. Since 2005, Michael’s primary practice areas have been bankruptcy, family law, probate, estate planning and real estate.
There are many factors that go into determining which chapter of bankruptcy is best including what kind of debts you have, what assets you have, whether you are behind on secured debts, and your current disposable income. In addition, there is also a set of caluclations known as the means test which may require some consumers to file Chapter 13 because their income exceeds the median income for a household of their size in their state.
Give us a call and we can speak with you about which chapter best suits your needs.
Yes. In most cases, a court order known as the “automatic stay” will stop garnishments, repossessions and/or foreclosures.
The upfront cost and total cost varies by chapter and complexity. Most chapter 13 petitions can be started with $0 down on the attorney fees and court costs. These fees and costs are paid as part of your chapter 13 plan.
For chapter 7 petitions, we are able to set up payment arrangements for the attorneys fees. Contact us for a free quote and details.