I know a few things about money, but I know a whole lot more about people who don’t have any. I’m a bankruptcy lawyer. If you want to avoid the pain of filing bankruptcy, I can help you by sharing some real life stories about a few people who already filed one.
A court study shows that if you file Chapter 7 without a lawyer in Los Angeles, your chance to successfully receive a discharge of your debts is only about 61%. If represented by a lawyer, the odds of successfully receiving a discharge are 95%.
Since 1989 Leon Bayer and Jeffrey Wishman of Bayer Wishman & Leotta have been sharing their free advice and helpful tips about bankruptcy, foreclosure, debt collection and consumer law. You’ll find current news and many years of archived articles that are categorized to make searching easier. Both men are published authors, bloggers, award-winning attorneys and tireless consumer advocates.
Leon Bayer and Jeffrey Wishman are also Certified Specialists in Consumer and Small Business Bankruptcy Law who will meet with you for free and analyze your best legal options if you are in trouble.