Your Bankruptcy Attorney in Royal Oak, MI
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
In order to qualify for chapter 7, you need to fall within a certain income range based on your household size. Meeting with a bankruptcy lawyer or legal expert in Royal Oak can help you figure out whether you qualify. Call us today at (248) 270-8223 or schedule a free consultation with us to see whether you are eligible.
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
After filing for Chapter 13, you’ll get certain debts wiped clean, and the court will ensure you can pay back other debts to creditors at a pace that makes sense for you based on your income. You’ll get your debt reorganized and you’ll have to pay it back over a 3-5 year period. But don’t worry, the court will ensure the pace makes most sense for you. See our article on Chapter 13 bankruptcy for more information about how our bankruptcy lawyers can help you.
Speak to our Royal Oak bankruptcy attorney to find out which is best for you.
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Where Is The Bankruptcy Court for Royal Oak, Michigan?
The bankruptcy court in Detroit, Michigan is located at 211 West Fort St., Detroit, MI 48226, on the corner of Fort & Washington, 1 block northward up Washington from Cobo Arena. Virtually all Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 meetings occur in this courthouse. This court location houses all proceedings for debtors residing in Lenawee, Macomb, Oakland, St. Clair, Sanilac, and Wayne counties.
About Royal Oak, MI
Royal Oak is a city in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan and is a suburb of Detroit. As of 2010, the city had a population of 57,236 and is therefore the 8th-largest municipality in Oakland County and the 27th-largest municipality in Michigan by population.
Royal Oak was initially developed as a suburb after Detroit boomed as a major industrial city. Especially after World War II, people began to move to the suburbs for newer housing. It supplied a compact, traditional street-side shopping district, which runs along Main Street and Washington Avenue downtown. During the 2000s, Royal Oak was redeveloped with numerous new businesses, and is now considered a trendy, upscale, urban-chic district, featuring restaurants and entertainment. A number of high-rise developments have been built as well
Notable points of interest include the Detroit Zoo, the Beaumont Hospital, the Royal Oak Music Theatre, the Baldwin Theatre, Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, and the Emagine Theater. The main offices of Hour Detroit media, which publishes Metro Detroit’s lifestyle magazine, are also located in the city.
Impressively, Royal Oak has a below-average crime rate, similar to that of nearby upper middle-class communities, such as Berkley and Madison Heights. Larceny-theft was the most common crime, making up over 66% of all crimes in the city.