Ask Sacramento Bankruptcy Attorney: How Long does it Take for a Sacramento Bankruptcy Case to Complete?

If you file a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy petition in Sacramento Bankruptcy Court, it usually takes 3 to 4 months to complete from filing to discharge or final decree assuming nothing went wrong in court:  for example, creditors challenging the discharge ability of debts pursuant to 11 U.S.C 523(a); Bankruptcy Trustee moving to dismiss the bankruptcy case based on abuse pursuant to 11 U.S.C. 707(b); or Bankruptcy Trustee or creditor moving to deny bankruptcy discharge pursuant to 11 U.S.C. 727.

If you file a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy petition in Sacramento Bankruptcy Court, a Chapter 13 plan payment takes 36 to 60 months to complete plus upto 6 months after the all the plan payments are made.  For example, if the Chapter 13 Bankruptcy plan payments call for 36 months, the case will be completed or closed in about 42 months, assuming there are no issues with the Chapter 13 Bankruptcy case.

Call Sacramento Bankruptcy Attorney for details.  Bankruptcy offices are located in Sacramento, Stockton, and Fairfield, California to better serve people in financial distress throughout Northern and Central California.