Experienced Mercer County, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer
Offering Free Financial Analysis and Consultation to Trenton, Princeton and Hamilton Township Residents
Many Mercer County, New Jersey, residents get into financial difficulty through no fault of their own. Divorce, job loss, medical emergencies or even regular bills can overwhelm families. Our local Mercer County, NJ bankruptcy lawyer can help individuals, families and businesses get back on track financially after falling behind.
At Garland & Mason, L.L.C., we understand the advantages of bankruptcy. Bankruptcy is a tool regular people and businesses use when they are struggling financially. It can stop harassment from creditors and collection agencies and help you regain control of finances.
How Do I File Bankruptcy in Mercer County NJ?
For Mercer County residents, there is a trustee meeting that debtors must attend in Trenton or Robbinsville, New Jersey. The trustee asks the debtor some questions about his or her financial case. Creditors have the right to appear at the trustee meeting to ask questions, but creditors rarely appear. Our law firm will help guide you through the meeting.
Most personal debtors do not appear in a formal bankruptcy court. However, there are three bankruptcy courts in New Jersey – in Newark, Trenton and Camden. Cases in Mercer County are heard in the Trenton, NJ Bankruptcy Court, which is located at the Clarkson S. Fisher US Courthouse located at 402 East State Street in Trenton, New Jersey 08608.
If you reside in Mercer County, you will likely file for bankruptcy in the court located in Trenton. Depending on what part of Mercer County you are coming from, as well as the traffic, it can take from 10 minutes to half an hour to drive to the courthouse in Trenton.
From Hopewell Borough, Lawrence Township, Princeton and West Windsor Township, taking US 1 south, it is a 10 to 30-minute drive.
From East Windsor Township, taking US 130, it is a 20 to 30-minute drive.
From Ewing Township, taking Parkway Avenue, it is a 10 to 15-minute drive.
From Hamilton Township, taking Klockner Road, it is a 15 to 20-minute drive.
From Hightstown Borough, taking NJ 33 west, the drive takes around 30 minutes.
From Hopewell Township, taking NJ 29 south, it is a 25 to 30-minute drive.
Our Mercer County, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer Can Guide You to Financial Freedom
For more than 20 years, bankruptcy lawyer Gary L. Mason has helped people like you obtain a fresh financial start. Thus, we invite prospective clients who are having financial difficulties to call Garland & Mason, L.L.C. at (732) 358-2028 or fill out our online bankruptcy contact form to schedule a free, confidential consultation with a bankruptcy attorney in New Jersey.
Our Manalapan law firm also serves businesses and individuals in Mercer, Monmouth, Ocean and Middlesex counties. Our office is handicapped-accessible and is conveniently located just 15 minutes from the New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway. Parking is free.