• Bankruptcy Lawyers $335.00 Fixed

LAW OFFICE OF JOSEPH S. ELDER II
1009 S. FOURTH STREET
LOUISVILLE, KY. 40203

BANKRUPTCIES CHAPTER 7 AND 13
CHAPTER 7 FEE IS $750 PLUS COSTS, COSTS TO BANKRUPTCY COURT IS $335.
IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CLIENT PRIOR TO FILING TO OBTAIN CREDIT COUNSELING . THIS IS $36 AND IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CLIENT. PRIOR TO A DISCHARGE BEING GRANTED A SECOND CREDIT COUNSELING COURSE MUST BE COMPLETED WITH A COST OF $24. BOTH OF THESE FEES ARE TO AN OUTSIDE CREDIT COUNSELING AGENCY NOT CONNECTED WITH THIS OFFICE. THIS ALSO THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CLIENT. THERE ARE NORMALLY NO OTHER CASE EXPENSES.

I DISCOUNT MY FEE TO THE DISABLED, SENIOR CITIZENS AND THE MILITARY (25%), OR $563 PLUS COSTS. ALL FEES AND COSTS MUST BE PAID BEFORE FILING, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE SECOND CREDIT COUNSELING COURSE WHICH IS PAID TO AN OUTSIDE AGENCY AFTER FILING
THE QUOTED FEE CONSISTS OF SERVICES FOR A SIMPLE BANKRUPTCY INCLUDING PREPARATION OF THE PETITION , FILING AND ATTENDING THE FIRST MEETING OF CREDITORS, AND FILING ANY NECESSARY DOCUMENTS TO OBTAIN A DISCHARGE. CONTESTED MATTERS AND ADVERSARY PROCEEDINGS WILL BE CHARGED A SEPARATE HOURLY FEE OF $225 HOURLY.

CHAPTER 13 FEE IS SET BY THE COURTS.
IF YOU ARE BEING GARNISHEED, HARASSED BY CREDITORS, HAVE JUDGEMENT LIENS AGAINST YOUR HOUSE OR ARE BEING FORECLOSED ON I MAY BE ABLE TO HELP.

I HAVE BEEN PRACTICING LAW SINCE 1976 AND HAVE FILED NUMEROUS BANKRUPTCIES IN LOUISVILLE. I CONCENTRATE MY PRACTICE IN LOUISVILLE.
I HAVE ARGUED CASES IN THE KY. COURT OF APPEALS, FEDERAL DISTRICT COURT IN LOUISVILLE, THE SIXTH CIRCUIT IN CINCINNATI, AND THE US SUPREME COURT.
I HAVE BEEN CHOSEN TWICE BY LOUISVILLE MAGAZINE THROUGH PEER REVIEW AS ONE OF THE TOP LAWYERS IN LOUISVILLE.