Filing Bankruptcy

If you are considering bankruptcy, you are not alone. Bankruptcy exists to give people a fresh start. Regardless of what circumstances led to your present financial situation, you should not have to spend the rest of your life paying off debt.

At Mathis, Bates & Klinghard PLLC, our lawyers have helped many people in Tennessee and Kentucky break free of harassing creditors and open the door to a new beginning through bankruptcy. We represent clients from all walks of life in all manner of circumstances get the relief they need to start building a new life.

Know Your Bankruptcy Options

Anybody can fall into a rut. We have seen it again and again. Clients come to us at one of the lowest points in their lives. We believe that clients choose us because of what we offer. We provide more than legal services. We help clients see the light again. We offer them hope. We start at our first consultation.

Our role is as a guide. We help you understand your options, you make the decision. When you meet with an attorney at our firm, we will empower you by helping you understand the bankruptcy process and advising you on what you can expect from each option. We put you in the driver's seat by educating you about:

  • Should I file? — When we initially meet clients, they are often still trying to decide whether or not to file bankruptcy. Get the answer to some of the most commonly asked questions about bankruptcy and learn what options are available for you.
  • Personal bankruptcy — In personal bankruptcy, people have the option of filing as individuals or married couples. Once the decision to file has been made, the next challenge is often deciding whether to pursue Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. We will explain the differences between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy and advise you on which bankruptcy might be best for your unique situation.
  • Business bankruptcy — Individuals are not the only clients we serve. We also represent businesses and business owners who are struggling financially. Regardless of whether you are planning to close down the business or looking for detailed guidance on managing a business reorganization, we will help you manage every detail of your business bankruptcy.

Why A Bankruptcy Attorney Is Worth The Investment

Bankruptcy is one area of the law where it is vitally important to have an attorney. Bankruptcy laws are complex and there is a long list of things that one should and should not do before filing bankruptcy. Individuals who try to save money filing by themselves often end up paying money to the bankruptcy court because they did not understand how an action would affect them.

At Mathis, Bates & Klinghard PLLC, we know you are struggling financially. We believe everyone should have access to quality legal services. We strive to deliver value by offering outstanding bankruptcy services at a reasonable price. To schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your options, call our law office in Clarksville at 931-444-3153 or email us online.

Our attorneys are licensed in the Middle District of Tennessee and Western District of Kentucky.

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.