Do You Need a Bankruptcy Attorney?

Serving Clients in Kane County for Over 35 Years

If you are struggling to stay afloat of your debts, you may be considering your options. At Kumor and Hipple, P.C., we understand that debt is a real problem and the stress involved with debt can be enough to cause serious complications. When you choose to work with our firm, we will thoroughly review your specific situation and determine the best course of action to take to help you overcome your debt-related struggles.

Our dedicated bankruptcy lawyers understand that this time in your life can be difficult, but with the guidance of an experienced legal representative from our team, you could see a favorable resolution to your case in a timely and cost-effective manner. We are proud to provide quality legal counsel to individuals looking to avoid foreclosure, stop creditor harassment, eliminate second mortgages and consolidate debts.

Understanding the Bankruptcy Process in Illinois

If you have questions or concerns regarding any of the following bankruptcy circumstances, contact our office right away!

Chapter 7
This form of bankruptcy is often referred to as liquidation bankruptcy. In order to be eligible for this chapter, you will need to work with an attorney to complete a bankruptcy means test to see if you qualify for a Chapter 7 case according to federal law.

Chapter 13
Chapter 13 bankruptcy offers debtors a way to repay their debts. Under Chapter 13, individuals can repay debts with a court-approved payment plan. To determine your eligibility, contact an attorney right away.

Lien Stripping
If you choose to file under Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you may be eligible for lien stripping. This process may allow you to eliminate repayment of a second mortgage or home equity live of credit from your home. To learn more about lien stripping and how it can benefit you, contact Kumor & Hipple, P.C.

Bankruptcy Myths
Many people have preconceived notions about bankruptcy that are rooted in myths. At Kumor and Hipple, P.C., we aim to dispel these myths through facts and help you understand the numerous benefits that filing for bankruptcy can have.

Bankruptcy FAQ
Do you have a question regarding your debt or how bankruptcy can help you? Contact Kumor and Hipple, P.C. today and speak with a dedicated bankruptcy lawyer from our team! We can help answer any questions or concerns that you may have.

Is bankruptcy right for you?
If you have high amounts of debt, bankruptcy may be right for you. To determine your eligibility to file, or which chapter may be right for you, it is imperative that you first contact Kumor and Hipple, P.C. and speak with a bankruptcy lawyer from our team.

Foreclosure
In the event that you have fallen behind on your mortgage and you are now facing foreclosure, it is important that you speak with a bankruptcy attorney from our office. Filing for bankruptcy can actually stop the foreclosure process and may save your home!

Other Practice Areas
In addition to the outstanding representation that we provide to clients considering bankruptcy, we can also assist individuals with estate planning or real estate law concerns. To learn more, contact our office today.

Kumor and Hipple, P.C. can help!

At our firm, we know that repossession, excessive debt and garnishments can take a toll on your life and we aim to help you overcome this challenging situation in a timely and cost-effective manner. We will assist you in understanding what exemptions may apply to your bankruptcy and if filing a case may be right for you. To learn more about your specific situation, contact Kumor and Hipple, P.C. today and schedule a free case evaluation as soon as possible!

We proudly serve clients throughout Illinois from our Chicagoland offices, including locations in Kane County, Cook County, DuPage County, Lake County, McHenry County and Will County.