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The bankruptcy filing process in San Antonio can be exceedingly difficult. U.S. and state laws make it difficult to successfully accomplish bankruptcy. Many people who represent themselves are denied. Individuals considering bankruptcy are already in a difficult financial situation; matters can be made even worse in the event of an unsuccessful petition.

Most authorities on the issue of bankruptcy will advise you to not only hire an attorney, but hire one of the best and most competent bankruptcy attorneys. A bankruptcy lawyer will understand the codes governing Chapter 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcies and will have handled many like cases before. You want someone with experience, skill and someone who is considered a specialist in the field.

At this point you might be wondering how you are going to pay for an attorney, since that is so strongly recommended for bankruptcy filing. Malaise Law Firm understands that this is a difficult financial time for you, which is why the firm provides affordable bankruptcy services. Anyone can call and discuss payment options with the firm. Successful bankruptcy should be made available to all who qualify.

Hiring a San Antonio bankruptcy lawyer from our firm means that you have an advocate on your side who has a comprehensive understanding of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code as well as the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure. Both are vital for understanding what type of bankruptcy you might qualify for and how exactly to go about petitioning for liquidation or debt restructuring.

So do you need an attorney to file bankruptcy? No, but most if not all authorities on the issue strongly advise against individuals representing themselves in bankruptcy court. To learn more about how Malaise Law Firm could help you, please call us today. Our firm can provide you with a case evaluation in which you can explain your situation to us and we can provide you with helpful legal guidance and counsel.