Do you have to go to court and see the judge if you file bankruptcy?

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Usually, no. In most cases, the only court meeting you have to attend is the Meeting of Creditors, which is conducted by the bankruptcy trustee.  The judge is not present, and the meeting is normally held in a conference room in a federal building, not a courtroom. Your bankruptcy attorney …

Can the court deny your bankruptcy petition?

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The short answer is “yes.” Many bankruptcy cases are closed without discharge. Here are the common reasons: – not all of required paperwork was submitted to the court or the trustee – paperwork was submitted, but was not prepared correctly – paperwork was submitted untimely, past the applicable deadlines – …