Bankruptcy Resources

Bankruptcy Courses:

There are two courses required for every bankruptcy.  The credit counseling course needs to be completed prior to filing and the financial management course needs to be completed after the case is filed.

My partner code is MA MA0751

Required Documents:

General List of Documents Needed in Prder to File:

  • Driver's License
  • Social Security Card
  • Current Statements from your creditors
  • Paystubs for the last six months

    If you are self-employed, I will need a twelve month profit and loss

  • Any documents pertaining to foreclosure or any other legal action
  • Tax returns for the last 3 years
  • Copy of the declarations page for your homeowner’s insurance and car insurance
  • Bank statements for the past 12 months
  • Current mortgage statement
  • Current automobile statement
  • Copy of the title to any automobile owned outright
  • Notices from any federal, state, or local tax collection agencies

Directions to Court:

Chapter 7 Creditors Meeting

The meeting will be held on the second floor of the Hastings Keith Federal Building in New Bedford.  The physical address is 53 North Sixth Street, Room # 206 New Bedford, MA 02740.  There is metered parking on adjacent streets.

Chapter 13 Creditors Meeting

The meeting will be held on the third floor of the J.W. McCormack Post Office & Court House in Boston.  The physical address is 5 Post Office Square, Room 325 Boston, MA 02109.  I suggest parking at the Garage at Post Office Square  The physical address of the Garage at Post Office Square is 0 Post Office Square, Boston, MA 02109.  It is a very short walk from the garage to the Court House.

Let Matthew C. Swanson, PC Help You Today

Main Office:

Matthew C. Swanson, PC
1342 Belmont Street
Suite 204 (Williamsburg Square)
Brockton, MA 02301
Phone: 508-857-5697
Fax: 508-857-5739

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