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Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project

718 Arch Street, Suite 200N
Philadelphia PA 19106.

215-523-9511/9510 (phone)
215-981-3866 (fax)
  • None
  • To provide free legal advice and representation to low-income persons seeking relief from consumer debts.
  • Income guidelines: below 187% federal poverty; Geographic guidelines: Philadelphia County residents
  • Intake is conducted by the following agencies: Community Legal Services and Philadelphia Legal Assistance primarily but we also receive referrals rom Homeless Advocacy Project, Legal Clinic for the Disabled, SeniorLAW Center, and Women Against Abuse. All agencies use standard CBAP referral form and provide supporting documents. Supervising Attorney reviews each case for merit. Case is then assigned to a volunteer attorney.
  • Direct client representation in the areas of consumer debt and Chapter 7 bankruptcy matters.
  • Direct legal services in the above legal issues free of charge to Philadelphians who qualify for our services.
  • Sherry L Hoban