Experienced San Jose Bankruptcy Attorney and Debt Relief Lawyer.
We’ve Helped Hundreds Get Debt Relief and a Fresh Financial Start.
The First Step to Getting Ahead
Is Getting Out of Debt
We are dedicated to getting our clients out of debt and back on their feet financially. We help honest consumers and businesses get the maximum bankruptcy protection available under the law.
If you are enduring the stress and sense of helplessness that debt and financial difficulties can cause, we are here to help! You need a bankruptcy attorney who won’t back down from a bully. We have represented hundreds of San Jose and Bay Area residents get debt relief through Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. By representing you in your bankruptcy, we can put a stop to the harassing phone calls, a threatened car repossession or home foreclosure, wage garnishments, and collection lawsuits.
Call us today for a free consultation with our San Jose Bankruptcy Attorney to carefully examine your financial situation and debts.
We will take the time to explain:
- Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: Advantages of Chapter 13 for curing delinquent mortgages, taxes, and protecting assets
- Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: Eligibility requirements and exempting assets
- Preventing Home Foreclosure
- Stopping collection lawsuits and wage garnishments
- Avoiding car repossession
- Lowering interest on auto loans and “cramming down” car loan balances
- Removing Judgment Liens and Other Liens Against Property
- Paying Off or Discharging Tax Debts
- Business Debts and Personal Liability
- Credit After Bankruptcy and How to Rebuild It Once You’re Debt Free
Since 2004, we have filed over one thousand Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy cases resulting in millions of dollars of debt discharged for our bankruptcy clients. We have earned the gratitude of our clients and the respect of the bankruptcy court and trustees because we know bankruptcy law and because we treat our clients with dignity and respect.
Jon Brooks was wonderful to work with on filing for bankruptcy. He is professional, polite, and very detailed. I'm so grateful I'm debt free... Read moreMichelle D., San Jose
I just wanted to take this time to say that I had the privilege of being represented by my bankruptcy attorney Jon. At first I was really te... Read moreFrank S., San Jose
Jon focused on the key issues quickly, and knew critical answers I could not find elsewhere – even from other attorneys! I highly recommen... Read moreC.C., San Jose
If you are reading this, chances are you haven’t been on a ‘winning streak’ in your life lately. When my wife and I came in to see Jon... Read moreKeith A., San Jose
Jon provided me with the pros and cons of what type of bankruptcy to file which I understood very well as they were presented to me and my w... Read moreTony G., Fremont
Jon Brooks demonstrated confidence, compassion, and professional integrity while handling my challenging bankruptcy case. He skillfully disc... Read moreLisa C., Palo Alto
I can't thank Jon enough for helping us through the most difficult time in our life. Coming to the conclusion that I had to file bankruptcy ... Read moreJ.S., San Jose
Choosing Jon to represent me in my bankruptcy case was the best decision I have ever made! He is extremely knowledgeable and explained every... Read moreSara L., Campbell
Jon Brooks helped us get a fresh start without making us feel ashamed for our bankruptcy. He and his staff were professional to an ultimate ... Read moreY. Carter and D. Carter, San Jose
I am a young single mother that went through a very difficult time and knew bankruptcy was the smartest option for me at the time. Mr. Brook... Read moreS.M., San Jose
We were saved by the office of Jon Brooks when our country was in the Great Recession. They solved our second mortgage and debt problems pow... Read moreSam S., San Jose
Jon Brooks and his wonderful team helped me with my bankruptcy case and gave me back my peace of mind. My initial (free) consultation with M... Read moreRaquel P., San Jose
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