Attorney Jamie Lee Ruiz
NY & NJ Bankruptcy Attorney
Jamie L. Ruiz, J.D., M.B.A. is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and the State of New Jersey. Ms. Ruiz is also admitted to the federal bar in both the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. Ms. Ruiz currently operates a solo law practice concentrating on traffic matters, real estate, bankruptcy and debt settlement. She is a licensed real estate broker and a notary public. Additionally, Ms. Ruiz has worked as an Excelsior Service Fellow for New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo in the Office of Lieutenant Governor Kathy C. Hochul and the Authorities Budget Office in Albany.
Articles written by Attorney Jamie Lee Ruiz
If you have a high amount of student loan debt, but a relatively low amount of income, you may be wondering if you can arrange an IDR, or income-driven payment plan. This article answers many of the questions you might have, such as what an IDR is, how the monthly payment is calculated, how you qualify for IDR, and what other tools are out there to help with student loan debt.Read More →
In addition to the person filing bankruptcy, other individuals who will play an important role in your bankruptcy case are your case trustee, your bankruptcy judge, and - if you have one - your bankruptcy attorney. Let’s take a look at some of the important players -other than your creditors - that you may encounter in your Chapter 7 bankruptcy.Read More →
The bankruptcy court oversees bankruptcy cases filed in the United States. The court maintains the records for all bankruptcy cases.Read More →