Meeting of Creditors and Filing Bankruptcy in Florida – Do I Have to Appear in Court?


The Meeting of Creditors, or 341, is the "hearing" where your assigned trustee, and any creditors, are allowed to ask you questions related to the bankruptcy you filed. Filing for bankruptcy in Florida is a difficult decision, be it Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. Regardless of the type of bankruptcy you file, you will need to appear at the meeting of creditors. This sit-down usually takes place about 30-45 days after your bankruptcy has been [...]