This site is dedicated to providing free New Orleans bankruptcy information. Anyone who may be considering filing for bankruptcy relief in New Orleans, which is where the Eastern District of Louisiana court is, should become familiar with the federal and state rules that apply.
In order to file a New Orleans bankruptcy, the debtor needs to provide his or her lawyer with the following information:
Six full months of pay stubs and income records from all sources (including retirement and rent income)
Last two years of tax returns
A list of all assets and liabilities
In order for your bankruptcy attorney to assist you, you must provide them with accurate and honest information. The lawyer can then decide how to best protect each asset and treat each liability.