Checklist for Filing Bankruptcy with Student Loans

This checklist provides a step-by-step guide to help you navigate the bankruptcy process with student loans.


  • 1. Compile all loan documentation, including loan agreements, payment histories, and lender correspondence.
  • 2. Consult our expert attorneys at Simon Fitzgerald, LLC, to evaluate your bankruptcy options.
  • 3. Understand the eligibility criteria for student loan discharge.
  • 4. Review your credit report for any discrepancies.
  • 5. Consider alternative debt relief options before filing for bankruptcy.


For more information, visit Simon Fitzgerald, LLC, and the Federal Student Aid website