Skip to content
We Are Open During the Covid-19 Crisis

The Bankruptcy Information Sheet

Everyone who files a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy case must receive and review what is known as the Bankruptcy Information Sheet.

The Bankruptcy Information Sheet is a two-page document provided by the U.S. Trustee Program (part of the U.S. Department of Justice).  Further, the Chapter 7 Trustee, the official who administers your bankruptcy estate, will ask at the bankruptcy hearing if you have reviewed this document.  I provide clients this document as part of my intake material, during the initial bankruptcy consultation.  I provide this document again to clients right after we file for chapter 7 bankruptcy.

This document simply details what bankruptcy is (both chapter 7 and chapter 13), what reaffirmation agreements are, what debts may or may not be dischargeable, and so on.

The Bankruptcy Information Sheet can be found here: bky-info_english


Posted in

Tom Butcher, Attorney At Law

Tom Butcher is the owner and attorney at Butcher Law Office, LLC. He represents clients in financial distress in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy. Tom offers a friendly, respectful, and compassionate experience for clients who are in financial and legal distress. Rather than taking a mechanical approach to filing bankruptcy for clients, like other bankruptcy firms, Tom strives to offer a personal, one-on-one experience, where the client’s situation is of utmost importance. Tom believes this personal attention keeps him connected to the community, and serves his clients best during their bankruptcy.
Call Now Button