Student Loan Discharge
Client who filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection also filed to discharge over $175,000 of student loan debt taken out to pay for an MBA degree at a well known MBA program. On appeal to the United States Court of Appeals settlement was reached allowing the client to pay one lump sum of $4,000 in total satisfaction of the student loan debt.
Court: U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Terry L. Goddard Jr. heads the firm's consumer and small business bankruptcy group in both the Baltimore and Southern Maryland offices of Skeen & Kauffman LLP. Terry has over six years of bankruptcy experience assisting clients navigate the complex and intimidating filing for protection under Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 of the bankruptcy code. Terry has been a practicing attorney since 2002.