SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - January 10, 2013) - The San Diego bankruptcy lawyers at the Golden State Law Group have been representing clients who are both consumers and business owners for many years. In the wake of the release of the statistics regarding the number of bankruptcy cases filed in the United States during 2012, the firm is offering a free initial consultation to both consumers and business owners who are ready to put their financial troubles in the past.
The San Diego bankruptcy attorneys at the Golden State Law Group have been representing clients who have sought the protection of the United States Bankruptcy Courts for many years. They handle all types of bankruptcy cases that include those filed under Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 13 and others. The attorneys at the firm have reviewed the statistics regarding the number of bankruptcy cases that were filed in the United States during the calendar year of 2012, and they are hereby offering a free initial consultation to consumers and business owners who are ready to seek this same type of protection in order to resolve their financial difficulties.
The attorneys at the firm have reviewed the statistics regarding the number of bankruptcy cases filed across the United States during 2012, and like most people they are encouraged by the positive trend. These statistics are kept by the American Bankruptcy Institute, an entity that records statistics and trends regarding bankruptcy cases that are then released to the public.
According to the American Bankruptcy Institute, a total of 1.19 million bankruptcy cases were filed during 2012. This represents a drop of approximately 14 percent from the year 2011, when a total of 1.38 million bankruptcy cases were initiated across the United States. This statistic relates to all types of bankruptcy cases that were filed by both consumers and businesses under all different chapters of the United States Bankruptcy Code.
The American Bankruptcy Institute also stated that this number of bankruptcy cases filed represents the lowest amount since the year 2008, and this is also the third consecutive year that the overall number of filings has decreased. However, the San Diego bankruptcy lawyers at the Golden State Law Group recognize that many people and businesses continue to struggle, which means that anyone who is in this position should contact the firm to schedule a free initial consultation as soon as possible. This initial consultation will involve a thorough review of the overall financial situation.
About the Golden State Law Group
The Golden State Law Group is a law firm in San Diego, California that's comprised of a team of San Diego bankruptcy attorneys who provide legal help to consumers and businesses. Specifically, the attorneys at the firm provide help to consumers in the legal areas of student loan debt problems, medical bill issues, consumer bankruptcy, business bankruptcy, tax debt issues and personal injury cases.
David G. Weil
Golden State Law Group