Legal Question in Bankruptcy in New York

My ex and I jointly own a house and car....She filed for bankruptcy,am I still responsible for those loans?

Asked on 10/16/12, 9:08 am

2 Answers from Attorneys

Charles Andersen Charles Andersen, Atty

Legal Answers Yes you are. Only the filer gets the discharge.

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Answered on 10/16/12, 9:16 am
Nancy Delain Delain Law Office, PLLC

Other co-signers are indeed responsible for co-signed loans when one co-signer files for bankruptcy.

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Answered on 10/17/12, 6:48 pm


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