The attorneys of Duepner Law practice in bankruptcy. What is bankruptcy? Bankruptcy is another important area of law that helps many individuals and families. There is many uses to bankruptcy, and different types of Bankruptcy. There is Chapter 7 bankruptcy, which many people consider a “Fresh Start”, and essentially allows a liquidation (after various exemptions), Not everyone will be eligible for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy though, and may need to file a Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Chapter 13 is a bankruptcy that may involve payments, and may develop a plan to repay all or part of debts, without the need to individually deal with each individual creditor. While Mortgage Foreclosure Defense does not always go hand in hand with bankruptcy, it can nevertheless be something that allows an individual to “save their house”. For much more in depth information about each one of these things, please check out the links to our other pages on these topics.