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Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Can Give You a Fresh Start

Central Florida Lawyers Offering Options for Debt Relief

In today's economy, the number of people facing financial difficulties and overwhelming debt has grown with every job lost and business closed. In fact, filing for bankruptcy has become an increasingly common practice among financially distressed Floridians.

Paul, Elkind & Branz, Attorneys at Law is a central Florida law firm dedicated to meeting the individual needs and goals of our clients. Our attorneys are committed to providing informative and comprehensive representation in bankruptcy actions. Through bankruptcy, we work to relieve our clients from the pressures of overwhelming debt.

We can help you obtain a fresh financial start. Contact our Deltona, Florida, office at 386-574-5634 or our Deland, Florida, office at 386-734-3020 to arrange a free thirty minute consultation. Your lawyer will work directly with you to determine your debt relief options.

What is Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy is a legal process that provides relief to individuals in serious financial trouble. In general, it allows a debtor to discharge some, if not all, of their debt, while retaining certain real and personal property.

We offer our clients assistance with the following forms of bankruptcy:

  • Chapter 7 bankruptcy: Also known as debt liquidation, Chapter 7 uses the proceeds from a sale of the debtor's nonexempt property (asset liquidation) to pay off creditors. Consumers are able to retain most of their essential property, including their home, furnishings and automobile.

Bankruptcy once carried a stigma, but is being increasingly viewed as providing an individual with a fresh financial start in the wake of unexpected and extreme financial troubles, including:

  • Job loss
  • Divorce
  • Illness
  • Death in the family

While bankruptcy may not be the best answer for everyone, it provides many with a desperately needed reprieve in these tough financial times. At Paul, Elkind & Branz, Attorneys at Law we will guide you through the entire process beginning with the eligibility requirements for Chapter 7. We will make certain you fully understand the bankruptcy process and are aware of the effect that filing for bankruptcy will have on your home, car or businesses.

Why Choose Paul & Elkind?

Federal bankruptcy laws are complex and detailed. Incorrect filing can prove costly in terms of both time and money. Our firm has the experience to make sure things are done right the first time. Contact us for help taking the first step toward financial freedom.

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

Contact Us

Paul, Elkind & Branz, Attorneys at Law
142 E. New York Avenue
DeLand, FL 32724

Phone: 386-734-3020
Toll Free: 800-309-4386
Fax: 386-734-3096
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Deltona office
505 Deltona Boulevard, Suite 106
Deltona, FL 32725
Phone: 386-574-5634
Fax: 386-574-5665
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