Close Menu
Southeast Iowa Personal Injury Attorney
  • Auto Injury?
  • Injured At Work?
  • Debt Relief?

Get Back On The Road To Freedom!

Free No Obligation Consultation

Local: 641-472-3236

Toll Free: 800-875-7148

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Category Archives: chapter 7


Will Missing Financial Records Hurt My Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case?

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

Chapter 7 bankruptcy is designed to give Iowa debtors a “fresh start” by discharging their legal obligation to pay certain pre-bankruptcy debts. But a federal bankruptcy judge may refuse to grant a discharge if the debtor fails to follow the law. For example, the Bankruptcy Code states a debtor is not entitled to a… Read More »


Will Bankruptcy Prevent Creditors from Garnishing My Wages?

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

In a previous post, we explained some of the basics of Iowa’s bankruptcy exemptions, specifically as they applied to a debtor’s house and personal automobiles. But another common question we get is, “What about my weekly pay?” Many people file for bankruptcy protection because they fear their creditors may attempt to garnish their wages…. Read More »


When Can I Discharge a Student Loan in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

Chapter 7 bankruptcy is designed to give Iowa debtors a “fresh start” by discharging their legal obligation to repay most of their unsecured debts. Unfortunately, one of the biggest sources of personal debt–student loans–enjoys special protections under federal bankruptcy law. As a general rule, a debtor cannot discharge a student loan unless they can… Read More »


Bankruptcy FAQs

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

Are you considering filing for bankruptcy? If so, you likely have many questions. This article is designed to answer some frequently asked bankruptcy questions, but for case specific information be sure to consult with a local bankruptcy attorney. Q: What types of bankruptcy are available to individuals? A: Most individuals who file for bankruptcy… Read More »


Small Business Bankruptcy in Iowa: What You Need to Know

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

If you own a small business in Iowa and are having a hard time paying your debts you may be considering filing for bankruptcy. Bankruptcy is a legal process designed to help individuals and businesses struggling to repay their debts by providing them with the opportunity to eliminate and/or repay their debts under the… Read More »

What is the Difference Between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

If you are simply unable to get out from under your debt, you may want to consider filing for bankruptcy protection. Bankruptcy has been around for hundreds of years in the United States and is designed to help people who are deep in debt by giving them a fresh financial start. However, bankruptcy protection… Read More »

When Is It Time to File for Bankruptcy?

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

Provided under federal law, any United States citizen has the right to file for bankruptcy if he or she is overwhelmed with debt. Legally filing for bankruptcy will automatically stop creditors who are seeking to collect debt from calling your home, and (in some cases), stop the bank from foreclosing on your home. However,… Read More »

Will Filing Bankruptcy Stop My Foreclosure?

By Noyes Law Office, P.C. |

Steady foreclosure rates and complicated bankruptcy laws in Iowa leave many struggling homeowners wondering if a filing bankruptcy claim will really save their homes from foreclosure. Under the right circumstances, an Iowa resident can apply for bankruptcy and become eligible for benefits that are more advantageous than not. For example, in cases where your… Read More »

Share This Page:



Wrongful death. A 35 year old married mother of two killed.



Rear-End Motor Vehicle Accident.



Settlement for spouse of deceased worker.



Confidential Premises Liability Settlement.



Auto accident with resulting post-concussive head complications.



Injury from work with complications after surgery.



88 year old man rear ended.



Workers Compensation Settlememt. Bilateral carpal tunnel injury.



Read-End Accident with Tinitus Diagnosis.



Injured back.



Workers Compensation and PI Settlement. Slip and Fall with a broken arm and torn rotator cuff



Slip and Fall. Broken leg of a 67 year old.



Slip and Fall. Broken hip of 83 year old woman.



Non-displaced fractured hip.



Aggravation of degeneration disk disease.



Bilateral carpal tunnel.



32 year old man hit while on moped. Contusion resulting in chronic regional pain syndrome.



Fractured wrist and sprained back.



Car vs. Pedestrian. Policy limits for sprained knee.

Contact Form Tab