Bankruptcy filings last year in Utah were up 56% over the prior year according to this Deseret News article. With the number of inquiries we’ve had lately, we thought it would be helpful to put some information online about options people have in bankruptcy. There are a number of options people have when dealing with financial distress. Utah Chapter 7 bankruptcy (liquidation)Utah Chapter 13 bankruptcy (payment plan) If you have any questions, feel free to contact us or have someone you know who might be in need of legal help in this manner contact us. There’s no obligation for the initial consultation to learn what options you have.