Thank you for visiting. I hope that you enjoy your stay. Most of the information contained here is about Bankruptcy—what it is, what kinds of Bankruptcy remedies may be available for you, and the advantages and disadvantages of filing Bankruptcy. This is because Bankruptcy is a major area of my law practice. It is important to note that any discussion here pertains only to Louisiana. Although the Bankruptcy Code is a federal law and therefore is applicable nationwide, state law relates significantly. Please note that I and my law firm have been designated by the United States Congress and the President as a federally qualified debt relief agency.
As you may know, in October 2005 the bankruptcy laws changed considerably. These changes affect both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases. The new law imposes additional duties on both debtors and their attorneys. The changes are discussed in this website; however, it is not possible to fully discuss all of these changes here. Please call me with any questions that you might have that are not addressed here.
I also offer representation in other areas of civil (not criminal) law, and invite inquires regarding non-bankruptcy law, such as personal injury and property damage claims, wills, successions, incorporations, small business representation and contracts.
If you have any questions regarding anything that you read here, I would be happy to discuss these with you. There is no obligation on your part, and my consultation with you will be free of charge. You may contact me by the following methods, or by going to the "contact us" page of the website.
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