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bankruptcy2Chapter 12 bankruptcy, like Chapter 13, is an adjustment of debts, but is only available to “family farmers” or “family fishermen” with a regular annual income. Chapter 12 offers special protections which are particularly useful to families who make their living from food production on a family farm or through a family fishing business. An experienced bankruptcy attorney can help you to determine if Chapter 12 is right for your particular circumstances. Call the Law Offices of James Wingfield at 508-797-0200 or visit our contact page to schedule a no-cost consultation.


Massachusetts Chapter 12 Trustees

United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Massachusetts

Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code

Chapter 12 of the United States Bankruptcy Code

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