Ocean County Bankruptcy Lawyers

About Ocean County, New Jersey

Ocean County is currently the largest and fastest growing county in the state of New Jersey.  Ocean County is located along the Jersey Shore adjacent to Monmouth County to the north and Atlantic County to the south.  Ocean County is part of the New York metropolitan area and is located approximately 70 miles south of New York City, 25 miles north of Atlantic City and 50 miles east of Philadelphia.  Ocean County is known for its numerous beachfront towns such as Seaside Heights, Lavallette and Point Pleasant Beach.  Six Flags Great Adventure is also located in Ocean County.  There are approximately 600,000 people residing in Ocean County’s total area of 915.40 square miles.  The median income for a household in Ocean County is $46,000.00.  The largest city in Ocean County is Lakewood and the County Seat is located in Toms River.

Ocean County, NJ Bankruptcy Filings

If you are considering filing for bankruptcy in Ocean County, you are not alone.  Ocean County residents file for bankruptcy under Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 every year.  Ocean County residents must file bankruptcy petitions with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court located in Trenton, NJ.  Here are some statistics outlining the number of bankruptcy filings by type that have been made by Ocean County, NJ residents in the last few years.

  • 2012
    • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Filings: 2,159
    • Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filings: 23
    • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Filings: 564
  • 2011
    • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Filings: 2,574
    • Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filings: 18
    • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Filings: 610
  • 2010
    • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Filings: 2,860
    • Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filings: 29
    • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Filings: 713

Experienced Ocean County Bankruptcy Lawyer

If you are searching for an Ocean County bankruptcy lawyer, please contact the law office of Villani & DeLuca, P.C. to arrange for your free consultation with bankruptcy attorney Robert H. Johnson.  We routinely represent clients throughout Ocean County, New Jersey.  Robert H. Johnson  has years of experience representing clients in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.  The following is a list of pages for the towns in Ocean County, NJ in which the lawyers of Villani & DeLuca provide legal services.  For more detailed information on the bankruptcy help Mr. Johnson provides, navigate the menu above to find the most relevant page for your specific needs.

Consult a Local Ocean County Bankruptcy Lawyer

The majority of the experience in our firm is in Monmouth County & Ocean County, NJ.  If you are a resident of Ocean County or Monmouth County looking to find out more on filing for bankruptcy in New Jersey, contact Villani & DeLuca to speak to a bankruptcy lawyer.  Call us today at 732-965-3390 to set up a free initial consultation with Mr. Johnson.  He will discuss your situation with you and help you get back on track.