Resources

Bankruptcy

Wyoming Bankruptcy Court
If you decide to file for bankruptcy in Wyoming, and you are filing “pro se” (meaning that you will file by yourself and you do not have a lawyer) you should start by reading the following guide provided by the Wyoming Bankruptcy Court:

Bankruptcy Guide for Filing Without an Attorney

The Wyoming Bankruptcy Court provides additional information for filing without a lawyer.

Bankruptcy Basics

Basic information for debtors, creditors, court personnel, the media, and the general public on different aspects of the federal bankruptcy laws from the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts.

Bankruptcy Overview

These handouts provide an overview of the Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy:

Wyoming Exemptions

Major exemptions in Wyoming.

Creditor's Meeting

Click here to watch a typical creditor's meeting.

Means Test Information

Information from the U.S. Trustee regarding the means test form and links to Census Bureau and the Internal Revenue Service resources for data needed to complete the form.

Credit Counseling and Debtor Education

Information from the U.S. Trustee regarding pre-petition credit counseling, a list of approved credit counseling agencies, personal financial management instructional courses (debtor education), and a list of approved debtor education providers.

Chapter 7 Fee Waiver Application

You may be able to waive the bankruptcy filing fee if you meet eligibility guidelines.

U.S. Bankruptcy Code

Title 11 of the United States Code.

Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure

Local Rules of the Wyoming Bankruptcy Court

Upcoming Classes & Programs

Find a Do-It-Yourself divorce clinic or a local law night clinic.

Find a Lawyer

Click the link above to learn more about finding a legal aid or private attorney.

Community Resources In Your County

A list of community resources by county.

Wyoming Statutes and Court Rules

The link above will take you to the Wyoming Statutes online.

Your local county library has print versions of Wyoming statutes and rules. The print set includes references to additional relevant Wyoming materials which you may find useful.