Exactly What Is A Chapter 13 Trustee, Anyway? Some ruminations on a strange and unique position. Part 2 of 2

A continuation of Part 1’s look at the many hats of a Chapter 13 Trustee.
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The majority of Chapter 13 trustees are lawyers by training. In the role of Chapter 13 trustee, there are opportunities to use litigation skills in bankruptcy court to right wrongs by pursuing actions that serve the interests of debtors or creditors, or sometimes both. As the U.S. financial collapse of the early 21st Century started to unfold, Chapter 13 trustees were among the first to uncover the . . .

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