For example, Upper Peninsula Bankruptcy Lawyers: Church and Korhonen, PC’s Chapter 7 fees average about $1000 with some clients paying a little less and some clients paying a little more, depending on their specific circumstances.
Other lawyers charge more, sometimes a great deal more to represent a Chapter 7 bankruptcy clients. Lawyer Jason J. Massei of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania charged his client over $8000 for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. That’s right, over $8000 even through the client, Maria Snavley had only $6371 in debt to be discharged. (Eventually, with approval of the U.S.Bankruptcy Court, Mr. Massei refunded $8200 and covered other costs to make Ms. Snavley financially whole in a settlement.)
The take home lesson here is that not all law firms charge the same for the same services. If you are considering filing bankruptcy, don’t let what happened to Ms. Snavley happen to you. Shop around for the best legal representation in your area before you hire a bankruptcy lawyer.
A quick call to the Upper Peninsula Bankruptcy Lawyers: Church and Korhonen can potentially save you hundreds of dollars as well as time, energy and aggravation.
We pride ourselves in providing excellent legal representation and outstanding customer service for extremely competitive prices. Don’t let our low prices fool you: we offer quality bankruptcy services that are efficient, professional and courteous.
Call today for a free consultation with a licensed Michigan attorney. 1.800.758.5611