In a Chapter 7 bankruptcy case filed in Connecticut, numerous documents need to accompany the bankruptcy Petition. 

The Woods Law Firm, LLC will categorize your assets and liabilities and obtain financial information from you which will be integrated into all of the Schedules and Statements which are required to be filed with the Court. We will then ask you to review and sign the required documents. Upon receipt of the signed documents, we will file them with the Court.  These documents itemize your income, expenses, assets and liabilities as well as provide the Court with details about past or pending lawsuits, garnishments, and levies.

The documents that you will need to review and sign include, but are not limited to:

  • Schedules of real and personal property
  • Schedule detailing the property you claim as exempt
  • Schedule of income and expenses
  • Statement of Current Monthly Income (Means Test Calculation)
  • Statement of Financial Affairs
  • Statement of Intention

In addition to the above, prior to filing, you will need to complete an online pre-filing course and receive a certificate of completion.  The Woods Law Firm, LLC will assist you with each step of the Chapter 7 bankruptcy process.


Take advantage of our case evaluation to learn more about how filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy today can help you get a fresh start tomorrow.  From our Hartford area offices, we assist consumers in Hartford, Putnam, Tolland and New London counties with filing bankruptcy  Contact us at (860) 397-6451 or visit our contact form page.  In many instances, we will return your call the same day.