Author Archives: Paula

Student Loan Discharge News

A bankruptcy judge in New York showed some sympathy to a U.S. Navy veteran who held a law degree. Judge Cecelia Morris, a bankruptcy judge in New York, recently discharged the unpaid student loans of a law school graduate, without him being disabled or unemployable. The judge found that repayment of the law school debt

Choosing Between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13

Many times when I meet with a client, they have no idea whether they need a Chapter 7 or a Chapter 13 case. The concepts between the two can confuse even a seasoned lawyer, so there is no doubt that many consumers feel overwhelmed when looking at their options. Chapter 7 cases, known to some