Georgia Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer List


Chester James Gregg Lawyer

Chester James Gregg

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Richmond Hill Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer

Born in Ilion, New York, Attorney Chester J. "Chet" Gregg graduated from the State University of New York, College at Oswego in 1993 with a B.S. in Se... (more)

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Robert Douglas Lenhardt Lawyer

Robert Douglas Lenhardt

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Athens Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer

Doug Lenhardt concentrates his practice in the areas of Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy, and Personal Injury. Since 2002, Doug has served the Athens com... (more)

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800-981-1450

Thomas Dozier Lovett Lawyer

Thomas Dozier Lovett

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Valdosta Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer

Our team is committed to giving you individual attention, and we will keep you informed each step of the way as well as treat you with dignity and res... (more)

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800-947-4961

Alexander Gray Hait Lawyer

Alexander Gray Hait

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Woodstock Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer
We are Experienced Family Law, Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, & Divorce Attorneys.

Mr. Alexander Gray Hait (“Alex”) graduated from Georgia Tech in 1989 and went straight into Law School at New England School of Law, Boston, Massa... (more)

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James B. Cronon Lawyer

James B. Cronon

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Athens Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer
We're here to help. If we can't help you, we'll get you to someone who can.

The Law Office of James B. Cronon is a general law practice, accepting clients and able to help in a variety of areas. Practice areas include Bankrupt... (more)

Chalcia Lovine Rainford Lawyer

Chalcia Lovine Rainford

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Stockbridge Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer

Attorney Chalcia Rainford is a native of Jamaica, West Indies, who has practiced law since 1994. Mrs. Rainford earned her J.D. from John Marshall Law ... (more)

John G. Walrath Lawyer

John G. Walrath

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Norcross Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer
General Practice Attorney in Metro Atlanta

The Law Offices of John G. Walrath is a small, aggressive and experienced Georgia law firm handling both civil and criminal cases throughout the State... (more)

Jordan Kerry Van Matre Lawyer

Jordan Kerry Van Matre

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McDonough Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer
The lawyer you know, the advice you trust.

Jordan K. Van Matre is a licensed Georgia attorney with extensive experience in both Federal and State Courts, as well as the Court of Appeals and Geo... (more)

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800-784-0260

Karen J. Malachi Lawyer

Karen J. Malachi

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Atlanta Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer

Attorney Karen Malachi, is a native of Washington D.C. Karen Malachi is a graduate of Emory University School of Law, and Oglethorpe University. Attor... (more)

Peggy Jones Golden Lawyer

Peggy Jones Golden

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Atlanta Bankruptcy & Debt Lawyer

Attorney Jones Golden is a practicing lawyer in the state of Georgia.

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LEGAL TERMS

CREDIT REPORT

An account of your credit history, prepared by a credit bureau. A credit report will contain both credit history, such as what you owe to whom and whether you m... (more...)
An account of your credit history, prepared by a credit bureau. A credit report will contain both credit history, such as what you owe to whom and whether you make the payments on time, as well as personal history, such as your former addresses, employment record and lawsuits in which you have been involved. An estimated 50% of all credit reports contain errors, such as accounts that don't belong to you, an incorrect account status or information reported that is older than seven years (ten years in the case of a bankruptcy).

WORKOUT

A debtor's plan to take care of a debt, by paying it off or through loan forgiveness. Workouts are often created to avoid bankruptcy or foreclosure proceedings.

TRUTH IN LENDING ACT (TILA)

A federal law that requires credit and charge card companies to disclose interest rates and other information about an account. It also requires lenders to disc... (more...)
A federal law that requires credit and charge card companies to disclose interest rates and other information about an account. It also requires lenders to disclose the terms of a loan, including the total amount of the loan, the annual interest rate and the number, amount and due dates of all payments necessary to repay the loan. The TILA requires additional disclosures and places many restrictions on mortgages.

CYBERSQUATTING

Buying a domain name that reflects the name of a business or famous person with the intent of selling the name back to the business or celebrity for a profit. T... (more...)
Buying a domain name that reflects the name of a business or famous person with the intent of selling the name back to the business or celebrity for a profit. The Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act of 1999 authorizes a cybersquatting victim to file a federal lawsuit to regain a domain name or sue for financial compensation. Under the act, registering, selling or using a domain name with the intent to profit from someone else's good name is considered cybersquatting. Victims of cybersquatting can also use the provisions of the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy adopted by ICANN, an international tribunal administering domain names. This international policy results in arbitration of the dispute, not litigation.

SETOFF

A claim made by someone who allegedly owes money, that the amount should be reduced because the other person owes him money. This is often raised in a countercl... (more...)
A claim made by someone who allegedly owes money, that the amount should be reduced because the other person owes him money. This is often raised in a counterclaim filed by a defendant in a lawsuit. Banks may try to exercise a setoff by taking money out of a deposit account to satisfy past due payments on a loan or credit card bill. Such an act is illegal under most circumstances.

ABUSE

Misuse of the Chapter 7 bankruptcy remedy. This term is typically applied to Chapter 7 bankruptcy filings that should have been filed under Chapter 13, because ... (more...)
Misuse of the Chapter 7 bankruptcy remedy. This term is typically applied to Chapter 7 bankruptcy filings that should have been filed under Chapter 13, because the debtor appears to have enough disposable income to fund a Chapter 13 repayment plan.

FDCPA

See Fair Debt Collections & Practices Act.

PRIORITY DEBT

A type of debt that is paid first if there are distributions made from the bankruptcy estate in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, and must be paid in full in a Chapter 13... (more...)
A type of debt that is paid first if there are distributions made from the bankruptcy estate in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, and must be paid in full in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Priority debts include alimony and child support, fees owed to the trustee and the attorney in the bankruptcy case, and wages owed to employees.

FORBEARANCE

Voluntarily refraining from doing something, such as asserting a legal right. For example, a creditor may forbear on its right to collect a debt by temporarily ... (more...)
Voluntarily refraining from doing something, such as asserting a legal right. For example, a creditor may forbear on its right to collect a debt by temporarily postponing or reducing the borrower's payments.