March, 2012

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney – San Gabriel Valley

Chapter 13 bankruptcy is complex.   To decide if chapter 13 is right for you, contact our bankruptcy attorney, Jeffrey Hsu, to assist with your chapter 13 San Gabriel Valley bankruptcy needs. Southern California bankruptcy attorney Jeffrey Hsu has helped clients successfully file chapter 13 plans in a variety of circumstances.  Clients who initially filed bankruptcy on their own have asked for...

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Southern California Bankruptcy and Evictions – How Does this Work?

So you have a property that is subject to a 3 day notive to pay rent or quit in California.   What now?   Well that depends on whether the unlawful detainer has been filed or not.   Where the “UD” has not been filed, the landlord will generally be unable to continue an unlawful detainer action although there may be other requirements of the debtor under 362 of the bankruptcy...

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Beware of Moving Assets OffShore Prior to Bankruptcy Filing

Where  a debtor moves asssets offshore or transfers ownership to entites or persons offshore, this may become a problematic issue for those who have done so and filed bankruptcy.  The bankruptcy system is replete with creditors, administrators, and other parties capable of fishing out those assets. For example, the chapter 7 trustee can object to a debtor’s discharge if nothing else,...

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How to Find a Quality Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney

So what should you look for when choosing the right consumer bankruptcy attorney for your case?  Everyone should want to retain a quality consumer bankruptcy attorney for peace of mind.   You want to know your attorney has your best interest at hand and that you will be taken care of personally by the attorney representing you.  You also want a competent attorney who knows bankuptcy law. In...

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Small Business Bankruptcy & Personal Guarantees

Recently, I filed a small business bankruptcy/personal bankruptcy for business members of an LLC who had leased a space in one of the newer commercial developments in the San Gabriel Valley.  In such small business bankruptcy cases where personal guarantees were given to secure loans, leases, or other necessary business expenditures, understand that a personal guarantee holds that...

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