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Understanding the Houston Bankruptcy Process

Call Our Bankruptcy Lawyers (713) 338-9009 for a Consultation

Although bankruptcy can be a very complex and time-consuming process, with the help of an experienced and established Houston bankruptcy lawyer on your side, it can be virtually painless and stress-free. Whether you have made the decision to file for bankruptcy or you are still doing research, our team at Guzman Law Firm is here to help.

We know just how important it is to understand what you are facing and we are here to answer your questions and concerns. Our goal is to help you achieve the debt relief you seek and have a fresh start through the bankruptcy process.


Do you have questions about the Houston bankruptcy process? Contact our firm today to get started on your free case evaluation. 


How To File For Bankruptcy in Houston

At our firm, we have more than 35+ years of experience and we understand all aspects of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. We are here for you to guide you through the various steps of the bankruptcy process. You can rely on us for the highest quality of legal guidance and representation.

The general steps of filing for bankruptcy in Houston goes as follows:

  • Getting in contact with an attorney
  • Gathering all of the necessary documents
  • Filing the initial bankruptcy motion
  • Assistance with credit counseling course
  • Enforcing the automatic stay against creditors
  • Meeting with the creditors
  • Receiving a repayment plan or debt discharge

How Our Firm Can Help

If you are currently feeling overwhelmed by debt, we are here to help you. With four convenient office locations, Saturday and after-hour appointments, and Spanish speaking staff, our Houston attorneys have got all of your needs covered.

We would like to offer you a free case evaluation to discuss your unique situation and give you the opportunity to find out how we can help.


Give our team of bankruptcy attorneys a call now at (713) 338-9009 or contact us online!


What Sets Us Apart

  • 35+ Years Of Legal & Bankruptcy Experience
  • After-Hours & Saturday Appointments Available
  • We're a Spanish-Speaking Team
  • We Provide Free Consultations
  • Start with a Virtual Consult
  • Convenient Payment Plans
  • AV Preeminent (Peer Review Rated) by Martindale Hubbell
  • State Bar of Texas (emblem)
  • Houston Association of Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Texas Bar College
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy

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