Fort Lauderdale Bankruptcy Attorney

Fort Lauderdale Bankruptcy Attorney Orfelia Mayor

Living in Fort Lauderdale has its perks.  We have great weather while they are shoveling snow up North! The Bankruptcy Law Firm of Orfelia Mayor has been providing debt relief through Fort Lauderdale bankruptcy petitions to residents since 2009.  We are dedicated to serving Broward County's debt relief needs in an honest and professional manner.

Our staff takes pride in being bilingual and we serve our community in providing debt relief through Fort Lauderdale Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy.  Although everyone has heard of Chapter 7 bankruptcy and wants to file one, they may not know that they must qualify for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy by passing the means test income analysis.  You must make less money than the average family in Florida (of the same size) in order to qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.   Sometimes people qualify for Chapter 7 but filing a Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a better option for their particular situation.  Our Fort Lauderdale bankruptcy attorney is experienced in analyzing your financial situation and giving you the answers that you need in order to decide if filing a Fort Lauderdale bankruptcy is right for you.

Some of the things that a bankruptcy can help you with are:
Some of those are accomplished in a Chapter 7 and some can only be done in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy.  Our experienced bankruptcy lawyer and staff can help you navigate the bankruptcy laws and find the best solution for your credit card debt relief in Fort Lauderdale.

A Common Question is What Are The Pros and Cons of Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in Fort Lauderdale?

Like everything, there are pros and cons to each bankruptcy chapter.  Chapter 7 pros and cons are explained in detail at one of our free Ft. Lauderdale bankruptcy consultations with our bankruptcy lawyer.  Setting up an appointment is easy!  You can either schedule it yourself on our online calendar, give us a call and we will set it up for you or you can text us!  Our office number (954) 613-2600 is text friendly!

Live Debt Free in Fort Lauderdale with a Fresh Start in Bankruptcy

The City of Fort Lauderdale is the largest city in Broward County Florida.  As of the 2018 census, it is home to 183,000 residents.  Fort Lauderdale is also known as a prominent yachting location, home to many corporate headquarters and the center of the South Florida tri-county area.  As a major boating and yachting center in South Florida, the industry provides over 109,000 jobs in Broward County. 

Fort Lauderdale also has a robust arts and entertainment district that runs along the  new river. The Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District runs parallel to Las Olas Boulevard and stretches from the beach to the center of downtown.  This area draws tourists throughout the entire year because of the restaurants, nightlife, broadway shows, museums and ambiance.  Snowbirds flock to the Fort Lauderdale area because of its climate, central location to the entire South Florida area and affordability.

Fort Lauderdale Bankruptcy Law Office Location

Our office is conveniently located on Stirling Road in Cooper City.  Being centrally located means that you never have to travel far to find the debt relief help that you need.  We also offer telephone consultations and in-person (with COVID-protocol) appointments.  Our office is located close to all major roads in Broward County and the location is traffic friendly! 

Don't put your peace of mind off anymore.  You may have a solution to those sleepless nights worrying about debt, credit card lawsuits, wage garnishments or bank freezes - take an hour of your time to find out!  There is nothing better than regaining your peace of mind and getting a financial fresh start through bankruptcy.

Client Reviews
★★★★★
"Orfelia Mayor is that rare combination of integrity and compassion in an attorney. I think she does as much counseling as she gives legal advice. I turned to her during a very difficult time in my life. I could never have imagined that I would ever have to file for bankruptcy. She listened to all of my concerns and fears and put me at ease during our consultations. She is very knowledgable and extremely professional..." Olga
★★★★★
"Ms. Mayor clarified our concerns and we had no qualms about bringing our case to her. She is knowledgeable, professional, diligent and caring. She treats her clients with special care. I cannot say enough about this firm. She is our secret weapon...always there to battle on our behalf." Dorcas
★★★★★
“...She explained everything to me with a lot of patience and listened to what I was worried about. Everything went exactly as she said it would and I am not worry free, debt free and already have credit cards again. I got rid of about $50,000 in debt for a SMALL fraction of that amount, THANK YOU!” Magaly
★★★★★
“Attorney Orfelia Maria Mayor is one of the most excellent Bankruptcy attorney's here is Florida and works above and beyond these criteria’s. Throughout the process, she explained all the necessary steps and documents required and answer all “crucial personal ” questions advising on how to proceed to the best of my interest...“ Melinda
★★★★★
“I went to the office of Orfelia, looking for some advise, in return she took my case right in, and help me right away. i would definitely recommend her service to anyone who's facing debts and wants to file bankruptcy.“ Tatiana Hernandez