The founders of our country understood that a fresh start under federal law is so essential to the fiscal health and economic vitality of our country; they included the right to file bankruptcy in Article 1, Section 8 of the United States Constitution.

Have you been sued by a collection agency for an old credit card debt? There are defenses to such lawsuits and defending the lawsuit may be your best option, especially if you don't otherwise have significant financial problems. Before allowing a civil judgment to be entered against you, be certain you know your rights and are advised of all of your options.

Patrick D. West Law Firm, P.C. has teamed with Charles Kennedy, P.C., an attorney and Certified Public Accountant, to help people avoid civil judgments from credit card collection lawsuits. In the right circumstances, we may be able to help you protect your property and your credit without the necessity of a bankruptcy.

Contact us today to learn more about your options under the current bankruptcy laws. We're here to help. Have questions on filing for bankruptcy and need a Dallas bankruptcy attorney or a Fort Worth bankruptcy attorney? The Patrick D. West Law Firm, P.C. has been providing bankruptcy and debt solution legal counsel for over 20 years. The law office serves bankruptcy clients in these DFW area cities in both Dallas & Tarrant Counties: Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington, Irving, Grapevine, Grand Prairie, Euless, Bedford, Hurst, Haltom City, Burleson, Colleyville, Mansfield, Keller, Saginaw, West Lake, Richland Hills, Coppell, Lewisville, and more