Clients are normally nervous when they are going to see an attorney, even us, as friendly as we are at Steidl & Steinberg. We will make you feel very comfortable when you come in and you will most likely wonder why you were so nervous. But all clients wonder: what kind of information do we need in discussing a bankruptcy with an attorney?
Raising kids is tough. Having two of my own, believe me, I know. As a parent, any major (or even minor) decision that you make can have an impact on your children. A bankruptcy can generally affect an individual in two ways; financially and/or emotionally. Consequently, in general, those are the same two ways a parent’s bankruptcy can affect their child. Let’s deal with the financial impacts on your kids first.