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Tulsa Bankruptcy Attorneys

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When situations beyond your control put you and your family in dire financial straits, bankruptcy might be the right choice. If you are considering bankruptcy, the firm you choose to work with can make all the difference in the outcome of your case.

Not all attorneys are bankruptcy attorneys and not all "bankruptcy attorneys" have a comprehensive understanding of Oklahoma bankruptcy laws. You need a bankruptcy lawyer in Oklahoma on your side who understands your problems and will work hard to solve them.

Whether you qualify for liquidation and discharge of most debts or choose to reorganize your debt into a comfortable repayment plan, our team can provide you with the facts and legal options you need to be aware of. With the help of our skilled bankruptcy attorneys, you can make sound decisions about your future.

Get started with a free consultation – contact our Tulsa bankruptcy lawyers online or call The Colpitts Law Firm at (918) 302-2662.

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How The Colpitts Law Firm Can Help You

Helping Good People Out of Bad Situations

Our firm’s founder, Greggory T. Colpitts, is a board-certified consumer bankruptcy lawyer in Tulsa — one of very few in our state — who is ready to show you how Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy protections can give you and your loved ones the fresh start you deserve.

With decades of combined experience, we are passionate about helping people like you overcome financial hardships and fight back against the debt that is holding them back. Over the years, our firm has been instrumental in the filings of thousands of bankruptcies. We can be your source of strength through this difficult process.

  • Thousands of Bankruptcy Cases Handled
  • American Board Certified
  • Extensive Knowledge of Bankruptcy Law
  • Almost Three Decades of Experience

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Our Practice Areas

We help people with legal matters involving bankruptcy, estate planning, and asset protection.

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All consultations are free and confidential. Reach out to us today to schedule an appointment with an experienced, board certified attorney who can help you with your bankruptcy case.

6506 South Lewis Avenue,
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Tulsa, OK 74136
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who can file bankruptcy?

    Bankruptcy may be a solid option for individuals, married couples, and business owners. The process will be different for different clients, however, and each Chapter comes with its own requirements. You cannot file a Chapter 7 if you filed for bankruptcy in the past 8 years, for example. You will also have to pass a means test to qualify for Chapter 7. Chapter 13, on the other hand, is generally better for those who can commit to a repayment plan.

  • What is the difference between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13?

    A Chapter 7 bankruptcy enables you to discharge unsecured debts, like some medical bills and credit card debts, and any unsecured loans. In limited cases, some may be able to discharge past taxes. You will keep exempt property, such as household furniture, clothing, and most retirement funds. Oklahoma also has an unlimited homestead exemption. For other items like automobiles, you can keep one car with equity up to $7,500.00. 

    Chapter 13 is a reorganization where you and your attorney come up with a plan that is then approved by a trustee to pay back creditors within five years. You can keep all of your property but you must have a steady income that is sufficient to pay creditors and to satisfy the trustee. During the Chapter 13 process, you make one monthly payment to the trustee who pays your creditors in order of priority, with unsecured creditors at the bottom. At the conclusion of the repayment period, which is either 36 or 60 months, any unpaid debt owed to unsecured creditors may be discharged.

  • What happens to my credit?

    While it is true a bankruptcy will stay on your credit record for 10 years, there are numerous ways to rebuild credit and obtain car and home loans on excellent terms after only about two years. Your Tulsa bankruptcy attorney can give you some reassuring news about how to build up your credit.