Finding the right bankruptcy attorney can be a challenge. Searching the internet and checking reviews can narrow the search. Researching search terms like, bankruptcy, bankruptcy attorney, filing bankruptcy can help. This will help you find a local bankruptcy attorney who is competent and client focused.
Look to get a bankruptcy attorney which usually has been practicing consumer bankruptcy law for a minimum of five years. Many attorneys do bankruptcy work as only a minor part of their overall practice. But here at the Hedtke Law Firm it is our primary area of practice. When you have serious debt, you do not want to hire an inexperienced attorney.
An Individual needs to find someone who is client focused, since you will be working with the attorney for 4 to 6 months when filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy and three to five years if we’re talking about a Chapter 13!