What Are Bankruptcy Adversary Proceedings?

There's so much you need to know when you're filing for bankruptcy in the state of Georgia. This is especially true for bankruptcy adversary proceedings. What are these proceedings and how do they relate to your case? The bankruptcy lawyers at the Law Office of...

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What Is the Personal Property Exemption?

There are many things to consider when you file for bankruptcy in the state of Georgia. One of these is the personal property exemption. When you work with a bankruptcy lawyer at the Law Office of Tipton-Downie, we'll make sure you understand bankruptcy exemptions...

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What Is a Homestead Exemption for Bankruptcy?

If you're filing for bankruptcy in the state of Georgia, you may qualify for a homestead exemption. While every case is different, it's important that you know about exemptions like these should they apply to your individual situation. The experienced bankruptcy...

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6 Common Bankruptcy Exemptions in Georgia

If you're filing for bankruptcy in the state of Georgia, there are certain exemptions you may be eligible for. Qualified individuals may be able to protect certain types of property from the state's bankruptcy trustee. The Law Office of Tipton-Downie has bankruptcy...

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5 Reasons Bankruptcy Claims Are Denied

Filing a bankruptcy claim isn't a guarantee that it will be approved. There are multiple reasons why a bankruptcy case could be denied. This is why it's always a good idea to work with a bankruptcy attorney in Vidalia, GA. The Law Office Of Tipton-Downie wants you to...

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Can a Bankruptcy Case Be Denied?

Bankruptcy is often a last resort for many people. However, there's no guarantee that your claim will be approved. Courts in the past have denied many bankruptcy cases even though the individuals filing have met the general requirements. Dismissal of these cases is...

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3 Things to Know About Georgia Probate Court

In our recent posts, we've told you about probate law, as well as the pros and cons of going through the probate process. Today, the Law Office of Tipton-Downie wants to give you a brief overview of the Georgia probate court system itself. Knowing all the aspects of...

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What Are the Pros & Cons of Probate?

As we've mentioned before, probate law is the process of distributing the assets of a person after they've passed away. Usually, this is handled by the probate court. Although this is something most people must deal with at some point in their lives, it can be a...

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Can You File Bankruptcy Without an Attorney?

If you're trying to find out how to hire a bankruptcy attorney, you may wonder whether you need one at all. Although it's true that nearly any individual can file for bankruptcy on their own, it's usually in your best interests to seek assistance. For those dealing...

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What Is Probate Law?

When a loved one passes away, it's always an emotional time for their family and friends. Add to that the fact that the assets of the deceased must be handled and it can become overwhelming. Trying to navigate Georgia probate law can be confusing if you've never had...

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