How Long Does Bankruptcy Take?


Filing for bankruptcy is the best financial decision for many people looking for a fresh start. One of the most common questions asked by our clients is how long the process will take? The answer is that it depends on the type of bankruptcy you file, and at Cornwell Law Firm in Duluth, our knowledgeable and dedicated Georgia bankruptcy attorneys are prepared to answer this and any other questions that you may have about the bankruptcy process. To learn more, call or contact our office today to schedule a bankruptcy consultation. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the fastest type [...]

How Long Does Bankruptcy Take?2021-11-30T14:25:31-05:00

How to Determine Which Type of Bankruptcy is Right for You


If you have come to the conclusion that filing for bankruptcy is the best financial path forward for you, the next step in that process is determining which type of bankruptcy for which you should file. Most people either file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, but which is right for you? In Duluth, the Cornwell Law Firm has helped many clients facing this exact question figure out what type of bankruptcy to file and provided top tier legal assistance and every step of the process. To learn more about how our office can help, call or contact us now [...]

How to Determine Which Type of Bankruptcy is Right for You2021-11-30T14:25:22-05:00

How Does Alternative Dispute Resolution Work?


Dealing with a significant amount of debt can feel insurmountable, but one method of addressing the issue without going to court with your creditors is by using alternative dispute resolution. With the help of an experienced and knowledgeable Georgia attorney, alternative dispute resolution can be a way to alleviate some of your financial burdens. To learn more, call or contact the Cornwell Law Firm today to schedule a consultation of your case. Types of Alternative Dispute Resolution There are two main types of alternative dispute resolution for matters involving debt — mediation and arbitration. In mediation, each side and their attorneys [...]

How Does Alternative Dispute Resolution Work?2021-11-30T14:25:14-05:00

The Benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution


When most people think of legal cases, they picture two sides arguing inside of a courtroom. However, one of the most popular methods for resolving disputes takes place outside of court and is known as alternative dispute resolution. If you are interested in learning more about alternative dispute resolution and whether it is right for your case, call or contact the Cornwell Law Firm today to schedule a consultation of your case with one of our knowledgeable attorneys. What is Alternative Dispute Resolution? Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) is a way of settling legal matters outside of the courtroom. Traditional litigation pits [...]

The Benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution2021-09-22T11:58:40-04:00

Choosing an Atlanta Bankruptcy Attorney


Navigating Bankruptcy in Atlanta When bills begin to pile up and you find yourself unable to keep up with payments or even dodging calls from debt collectors, you may decide that it is time to look into bankruptcy. As you begin the bankruptcy process, you will have questions, concerns, and lots of paperwork to complete. Debt relief is just around the corner, but first, you will need to choose a bankruptcy chapter, assemble documentation of your finances, appear in court, and, if filing a Chapter 13, create a repayment plan. Your creditors will have the opportunity to object to your Chapter [...]

Choosing an Atlanta Bankruptcy Attorney2020-02-20T13:18:09-05:00

Credit Counseling with a Bankruptcy Attorney


One portion of the bankruptcy process is education, in the form of credit counseling, which is intended to help reduce bankruptcy filings. This occurs before you file for bankruptcy by ensuring that you know your options for dealing with debt. After you file for bankruptcy, the education continues in an effort to help you learn to manage your money in a way that allows you to meet your financial obligations and stay out of bankruptcy court. Federal law requires that people filing bankruptcy first undergo credit counseling. This counseling must occur 180 days or less before filing for bankruptcy. In order [...]

Credit Counseling with a Bankruptcy Attorney2019-07-18T16:04:50-04:00

How to Get Out Of Credit Card Debt


Pro Tips on How to Get Out Of Credit Card Debt It is no secret that credit card debt is a problem. In fact, over 45% of Americans have a balance on their credit card, with the average person having $6,375 in credit card debt. If you have credit card debt, there are a few steps that you can take to help eliminate that debt quickly. Continue reading for expert tips on how to get out of credit card debt. Pay off the card with the highest interest rate first: Any extra cash you have each month should be used to [...]

How to Get Out Of Credit Card Debt2019-04-24T15:48:32-04:00

Is Debt Consolidation Right for Me?


Are you a Good Candidate for Debt Consolidation? Most of us would agree that having less debt is much better than having more debt. In fact, having lower balances correlates with having a higher credit score. There are a number of reasons that someone might consider consolidating debt. It definitely has its advantages. Debt consolidation can help you get out of debt and increase your credit score, but is it right for you? When it Makes Sense to Consolidate One of the main reasons people consider consolidating debt is when they have gotten in over their heads and want to make [...]

Is Debt Consolidation Right for Me?2019-03-28T14:46:34-04:00
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