Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Are you struggling with extensive debt? Chapter 7 bankruptcy, also known as liquidation bankruptcy, can ease some of your debts and help you get a fresh start.

Is Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Right for Me?

If you have over $5,000 in credit card debt or medical debt that you cannot pay back, Chapter 7 bankruptcy may be a good option for you. At Boyer Law Group, we can assess your situation to help determine if you qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and if it’s the best path for you.

Filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: The Process

This process is relatively straightforward — cases usually take about 4 - 5 months, and they involve only one court hearing for the client.

  1. Boyer Law Group accepts your case.

  2. We collect and work up your paperwork.

  3. We schedule a meeting with you to review the paperwork.

  4. Finally, we file the paperwork on your behalf.

  5. We help you navigate the court system.


This flowchart walks you through every stage of the Chapter 7 bankruptcy process. Get a step-by-step overview of filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, from our first meeting to the final discharge.


Depending on the complexity of your case, you can expect Chapter 7 bankruptcy services to cost around $800 - $1,500 upfront. There is also a $335 court filing fee, and you’ll need to take two credit counseling classes that cost about $20 each.

Do you have more questions about Chapter 7 bankruptcy? Check out our FAQs, or get in touch for a free 30-minute consultation.

For the most accurate, up-to-date info, check U.S. Courts Bankruptcy Basics.