After a car accident, the victim is usually entitled to a compensation which is meant to financially put them back where they were before the accident occurred. This means the person may be entitled to compensation for their medical bills, car repair bills, lost wages and more. Often, the insurance company will try to claim they don’t have to offer the victim a settlement because the victim was partially or completely at fault for the accident.
For many people, bankruptcy is the most practical way to deal with debt that is impossible to repay, and it is possible to manage the bankruptcy filing without the help of legal counsel, but this approach does present some serious challenges. Here are a few reasons why working with an attorney to file the necessary documents is the most prudent way of seeking this type of protection.