Can I Discharge Marital Debt in Bankruptcy?

It is well-known that marital support debts such as child-support or alimony are non-dischargeable in bankruptcy, but it is less well-known that, under certain circumstances, marital debt may be as well. That is, debt that is divided by a court-ordered divorce decree between divorces and spouses.

To read more about marital debt in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, click here to read our full article on this topic on the new Michigan bankruptcy blog of The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC.

If you are a southeast Michigan resident and are considering filing for bankruptcy, please contact us at (866) 674-2317 or john@hillalaw.com to schedule a free, initial consultation.

2 responses to “Can I Discharge Marital Debt in Bankruptcy?

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