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Can I Discharge a Personal Injury Judgment in Bankruptcy?

A claim or a judgment for an injury that is the result of an “intentional” tort is not dischargeable in Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, but it may be repaid according to your ability to repay after household expenses are accounted for in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy.

To read more about this topic, please click here to read our full article on personal injury claims and judgments in bankruptcy 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.