Filing Procedures & Costs

5 Easy Steps to Filing for Bankruptcy in Ohio

  1. Read Initial Consultation Agreement and Required Notices – Click Here
  2. Complete a Free Online Ohio Bankruptcy Consultation or call us at 216-642-8234 for a free office consultation so we can make sure you are ready to go ahead – Click Here
  3. Make an appointment and bring your minimum $300 attorney fee in check, cash or money order to our office along with all your past due bills, pay stubs for the last 6 months, and your tax returns for the last two years. Tri merge credit reports are available in my office if you don’t know all of your creditors.
  4. Complete a consumer credit credit counseling session. Click here for a list of approved Credit Counseling Agencies in Northern Ohio.
  5. Immediate protection from your creditors is complete upon filing your petition. In the case of a Chapter 7 petition, your unsecured debts are almost always legally discharged 90 days after your petition is filed.