Long Island Bankruptcy Attorney
Joint Bankruptcy Filings
Married couples have special issues that they should take into account when filing for bankruptcy. Although not a requirement in Long Island, spouses have the option to file jointly. This is a special type of bankruptcy filing that allows spouses to file together. Essentially, a joint filing involves two separate bankruptcy cases that are administered as a single case in the interest of judicial economy. Only one filing fee is paid for a joint filing. Discuss your case with our Long Island bankruptcy lawyer.