The United States Courts offered some more bad news to bankruptcy attorneys who are already struggling for business. Yet bankruptcy attorneys are staring at the golden goose here if they could just get in the student loan defense game. Massive opportunity is sitting right in front of bankruptcy attorneys but they just won’t bite.
According to public data, bankruptcy filings fell 4.7 percent for the 12-month period ending March 31, 2017, compared with the year ending March 31, 2016, according to statistics released by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. The March 2017 annual bankruptcy filings totaled 794,492, compared with 833,515 cases in the year ending March 2016.