Nebraska is the 16th biggest state in the USA, but we rank 43rd in population density. In fact, Nebraska has more cows than people by a ratio of 3 to 1.
Bankruptcy is a specialized area of laws these days, especially after enactment of the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 2005. Attorneys in sparsely populated areas of the state generally do not handle bankruptcy cases, so our firm is routinely hired by clients throughout our big state. (This is actually a wonderful aspect of practicing bankruptcy law since we get to know folks in every square inch of the state and learn about their communities.)
One challenge we face in a state that stretches 430 miles across is getting documents signed and returned in a timely fashion. This is especially critical in bankruptcy cases since we must provide the court with a precise “snapshot” of a debtor’s financial situation on the