Bankruptcy Information

Bankruptcy may seem simple, but it is more complex than it first appears.
With the recently passed changes, you will need an attorney before filing for bankruptcy. Wertheimer Law Offices, SC. located in Hudson, Wisconsin have been serving clients in need of bankruptcy services for over two decades.

Wertheimer Law Offices SC can help you take back control of your life through strategic use of the bankruptcy laws. We serve clients in a variety of bankruptcy matters:

If you would like more information on Bankruptcy or any topics which concern a legal matter, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
This is referred to as "straight liquidation" bankruptcy. This constitutes a complete discharge of your debt and is most useful if you don't have any assets. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
This type of bankruptcy is typically used by businesses to pay off a portion of their debts while still continuing their normal operations. The goal is mutual benefit for both the creditor and debtor because the creditor will be repaid more of the debt owed to them than if the business closed. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Usually referred to as "wage earner" bankruptcy, this is a useful tool for debtors who are threatened with foreclosure and want to keep their house. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Landlord's Rights in Bankruptcy
Landlords have the possibility of being able to maintain debt collection actions and evictions when a tenant has declared bankruptcy. Our office has been representing the rights of both debtors and creditors for over two decades. We can help them protect their rights and use eviction proceedings to get their unit back. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Recent Changes in Bankruptcy Law
There has been a great deal of discussion in the media and among concerned debtors about the changes in federal bankruptcy law. Contrary to what you may have heard, most people who qualified for protection before still qualify today. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Automatic Stay Created By Filing Bankruptcy
One of the most useful aspects of filing for bankruptcy is that it automatically stops all debt collection actions. This feature gives you much-needed time and space to get your finances back in order. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Foreclosure & Bankruptcy
Filing a bankruptcy petition also stops all mortgage foreclosure actions currently underway, as well as preventing them from beginning. Our office has experience representing the rights of both debtors and creditors when they are facing bankruptcy and mortgage foreclosure issues. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Business Bankruptcy Cases
Businesses face a number of legal and financial issues that must be carefully considered when filing for bankruptcy. Our attorneys, working with financial experts, prepare all necessary paperwork in representing businesses filing for bankruptcy. We also work with trustees and creditors in developing debt reorganization plans that allow your company to maintain day-to-day normal business operations. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Bankruptcy Adversary Proceedings
We advise and represent parties involved with adversary proceedings. We have a great deal of experience filing adversary proceedings and defending those who may have received a preference payment or an alleged fraudulent conveyance. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

Bankruptcy Trustee Actions
Our lawyers represent trustees with all manner of litigation that may arise in relation to a bankruptcy case. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or click here.

If you need experienced advice in any bankruptcy matter, please contact Rob Wertheimer for a free initial consultation at 715-381-1273 or fill out our online inquiry form to give our lawyers more information about your financial situation.