Want to hire a cheap lawyer, watch out! (Part 1)

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Frequently my office receives calls from people saying they are contacting all the bankruptcy lawyers listed in the phone book and inquiring:“How much do you charge for a bankruptcy?”

The caller fails to realize that there are different chapters to file under, which are very different, including different amounts of time and cost involved. In my opinion, advising what chapter to chose is very important. A caller may think their case is “simple” and providing a quote should be easy. But a proper analysis for possible bankruptcy issues needs to be done before one could say that with confidence.

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Published In: Bankruptcy Updates, Civil Procedure Updates, Consumer Protection Updates, Professional Practice Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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