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Atty. Larry Yang

Atty. Larry Yang Lawrence Bautista Yang specializes in bankruptcy, business, real estate and civil litigation and has successfully represented more than five thousand clients in California.


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Chapter 7 to discharge credit cards, loans

CLIENT is 64, a young senior. I say young because I consider seniors in their sixties as still active and robust. Except for more white hair, they still feel like they are 30. The problem with being in the sixties … Continue reading

January 14, 2017

Signs that you will you need bankruptcy relief in 2017

Best wishes to all readers for the new year! Mr. Trump has made filing for bankruptcy relief as a sign that he’s smart. He’s smart he says because his companies filed for bankruptcy 4 times using applicable law. Bankruptcy allowed … Continue reading

January 04, 2017

Seniors want bankruptcy relief for $100K credit cards: Chapter 13 or Chapter 7

Best wishes to all readers for Christmas! HUSBAND and wife are both 66. They were my clients 15 years ago. I do not remember how much credit cards were discharged then but I do remember that their problem was too … Continue reading

December 29, 2016

Client seeks Chapter 7 relief for $57K credit cards

Senior seeks Chapter 7 relief for $100K credit cards CLIENT is 52 and married. Her husband filed for Chapter 7 relief for $30K of credit card debts two years ago. At that time, I suggested to her that she should just … Continue reading

December 19, 2016

Young seniors file Chapter 13 for $145K unsecured debt

Another young senior files Chapter 7 for $10K credit cards CLIENTS are 59 and 58. Husband had a solid and well paying job for the last 20 years. He grossed about $150K a year working for the State. But the … Continue reading

December 10, 2016

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