Going Bankrupt

Now that started down the going bankrupt path, and introduced you to the different chapters, it’s time to dig a little deeper. We want to arm you with knowledge you need of bankruptcy court and the proceedings so you’re comfortable and confident going bankrupt. This is by no means an exhaustive list, however, we hope […]

Bankrupt | Bankr | Bank rupt

For those unfamiliar with financial struggles, bankrupt is often associated with irresponsible spending. This judgment often leads to the common misconception that those who go bankrupt (bankr or bank rupt). McFarlin LLP knows that this is grossly inaccurate. Loss of job, cut in hours at work, divorce, medical issues and other major personal problems can leave […]

Bankruptcy in California: Chapter 7 and Chapter 13

If you find yourself wondering if bankruptcy is right for you, contact an attorney who focuses on bankruptcy law in California. Filing for bankruptcy is not as straightforward as you may think, and there are several factors of your financial profile that will dictate the path you should take. To begin, you can file under […]

Orange County Bankruptcy Attorney | OC Lawyers | OC Law Firm

As an Orange County bankruptcy attorney, people sometimes ask me whether filing bankruptcy in Orange County differs from filing somewhere else, such as Los Angeles, Long Beach or Riverside. The differences may be subtle, but there are some unique characteristics to an Orange County Bankruptcy (filed at the Santa Ana Federal Courthouse), that are different […]

Will Bankruptcy Stop Foreclosure? | Does Bankruptcy Stop Foreclosure?

As an Orange County and Los Angeles bankruptcy attorney, many people ask me, “Will bankruptcy stop foreclosure?” or “Does bankruptcy stop foreclosure?” The good news is, bankruptcy will stop foreclosure. There are two common ways a homeowner can file bankruptcy, chapter 7 and chapter 13. Foreclosure is affected differently by each, but will stop once […]

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Requirements | Can I file Bankruptcy?

As an Orange County, CA bankruptcy attorney, many people ask me about the chapter 7 bankruptcy requirements, and more specifically, can I file bankruptcy? Despite recent changes in the bankruptcy requirements, for most consumers in California, the answer is “YES” you fit the chapter 7 bankruptcy requirements, and can file bankruptcy. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Requirements […]