Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
A nonlawyer who helps debtors complete their bankruptcy paperwork for a fee. Bankruptcy petition preparers may not give legal advice or represent people in court; instead, they act as a typing service, completing the required bankruptcy forms as directed by the debtor who hires them.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:11 pm