Bankruptcy Interview Questions

  • Do you have experience in bankruptcy law?
    • How long have you done it and how many bankruptcies have you handled?
    • Are you a specialist?
    • Are you certified as a specialist?
    • Have you published anything in this specialty or taught or lectured in it?
  • Are you certified by the American Bankruptcy Institute?
  • Do you sit on any local bankruptcy court panels?
  • How many bankruptcies do you handle in a month/year?
  • How many of the bankruptcies you handle are consumer/personal and how many are business filings?
  • What is the timeframe for a bankruptcy proceeding?
  • Can you describe the procedure to me? What type of bankruptcy would you recommend for my situation?
  • What information and documents will I need to provide?
  • Will a forensic accountant or some other expert be needed in my case?
  • If so, how will expert fees be paid?