Rachel Kaylie is the founder of the Law Offices of Rachel L. Kaylie, P.C. She is a skilled litigation attorney with over 24 years of private practice experience in various areas of litigation in both state and federal courts. Her practice consists primarily of representing debtors for Chapters 7 and 13 bankruptcy matters, and plaintiff’s personal injury representing individuals injured in motor vehicle, trip/slip and fall, and construction accidents. Rachel Kaylie is experienced in handling all phases of these matters from intake to trial for personal injury, and from intake to discharge in bankruptcy.

Bankruptcy: What Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Attorneys Need To Know

When a plaintiff in a personal injury or medical malpractice case needs to file for bankruptcy, usually a chapter 7, this has specific consequences for the posture of the personal injury or medical malpractice case. In this article we explore what happens in this situation, and what the plaintiff’s attorney needs to know in order to bring that action to a successful conclusion.

Personal injury and bankruptcy attorneys located in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY

Filing For Bankruptcy

There are many different injuries that can result from a car accident. Serious injuries might become permanent and result in physical disability. If you are a victim in a motor vehicle accident, you may suffer property damage, lost wages, pain and suffering, cost for medical treatment, and losses as a result of disability.