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.
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.