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New bankruptcy filings for September 2017

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

Attorney Steven Zaleski here to report the number of new bankruptcy cases filed here in Madison Wisconsin in the bankruptcy court for the Western District of Wisconsin. For the month of September 2017, court documents report that 300 chapter 7 cases were filed and 82 chapter 13 cases were filed.


Puerto Rico Bankruptcy

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

It appears that Puerto Rico has become the first American state or territory in history to seek bankruptcy-type protection. Puerto Rico is proceeding under a federal law enacted last summer, “Promesa,” which is similar to Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection for municipalities. Apparently, Puerto Rico has $123 billion dollars of debt and pension obligations. In comparison, Detroit sought bankruptcy protection in 2013 to get relief from a purported $18 billion in debt.


June 2017 bankruptcy cases

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

The ABI reports that in June 2017, 362 new bankruptcy cases were filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin.


May 2017 bankruptcy filings in Wisconsin

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

The statistics from the American Bankruptcy Institute are in for the month of May 2017. Wisconsin bankruptcy filings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin total 417.


Wisconsin bankruptcy statistics for March 2017

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

Here we have the total number of bankruptcy filings in the Western District of Wisconsin for March 2017…there were 494 cases filed. If you need a bankruptcy lawyer in the Madison Wisconsin area, call Attorney Steven Zaleski of the Zaleski Law Firm.


Wisconsin bankruptcy cases in February 2017

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

According to published statistics, there were 329 bankruptcies filed during the month of February 2017 in the Western District of Wisconin. Steven Zaleski, Bankruptcy Attorney, Madison, Wisconsin.


2016 Year End Bankruptcy Statistics

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

According to the American Bankruptcy Institute, there were 4363 bankruptcy cases filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin. In December 2016, there were 346 cases filed. Attorney Steven Zaleski is proud to say that he filed a number of those cases in 2016 on behalf of his own clients. And now for 2017….If you are in the Madison or southern Wisconsin area and are over your head in debt, bankruptcy attorney Steven Zaleski is ready to help you!


Attorney Steven Zaleski Makes Fifth Supreme Court Appearance

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

On November 9, 2016, Attorney Steven Zaleski of Madison, Wisconsin, appeared as lead counsel in his fifth case before the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The oral argument was recorded by Wisconsin Eye and can be viewed online through the Wisconsin Eye website. A decision is pending.


September 2016 bankruptcy filings in Wisconsin

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

The September 2016 statistics show that 982 new bankruptcy cases were filed in the Eastern District of Wisconsin and 352 new cases were filed in the Western District of Wisconsin. Attorney Steven Zaleski


May 2016 Wisconsin bankruptcy filings

Atty. Steven W. Zaleski

Bankruptcy filing statistics are in for May. It appears that there were 422 new cases filed in the Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin and 1241 new cases filed in the Eastern District of Wisconsin. The Zaleski Law firm files cases both in the Western District which is based in Madison and the Eastern District which is based in Milwaukee.