A Wayne County bankruptcy attorney prepares the client’s bankruptcy petition for filing in the Canton Division of the Northern District of Ohio Bankruptcy Court
. This bankruptcy court handles cases from Wayne County, Stark County, Holmes County, and a number of other counties. One judge presides over the court and a number of trustees handle the individual hearings, otherwise known as the first meeting of creditors.
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Representation By Wayne County Bankruptcy Attorney
In a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, one receives a quick discharge of their personal debts in exchange for the liquidation of all non-exempt assets. Usually, the person filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy has few or no non-exempt assets. The hearings for Chapter 7 bankruptcy cases are held at the trustee hearing room in the Ralph Regula Federal Building and United States Courthouse, 401 McKinley Avenue S.W., Canton, Ohio 44702. (more…)