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Arun Arjan Melwani

Arun Arjan Melwani

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  • Bankruptcy, Personal Injury
  • New Mexico
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Melwani Law makes your life better by eliminating your debt; your stress, and your anxiety so that you may enjoy life again. Our knowledge of the bankruptcy laws combined with exceptional customer service allows you to stop foreclosure; repossessions; garnishments; and creditor harassment among other things. Call us for a free and no obligation consultation at 505-323-5800.

Arun Melwani is the founder of Melwani Law, P.C. He decided to devote his practice to serving the needs of individuals and families in debt crisis after learning early on that these individuals lacked competent and affordable representation.

While in law school, he served as Administrative Editor of the Natural Resources Journal. Additionally, he interned for a federal bankruptcy judge in the District of New Mexico and worked as an attorney for a local bankruptcy trustee and at a large consumer bankruptcy firm prior to opening his own practice in late 2004. He is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA) and is a graduate of the “Max Gardner Bankruptcy Boot Camp,” an intensive training for attorneys who focus on consumer bankruptcy and consumer bankruptcy litigation.

Mr. Melwani has filed proceedings under Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 of the bankruptcy code. He is admitted to practice in all Courts throughout the state of New Mexico. Melwani Law, P.C. attorneys have successfully represented thousands of individuals throughout the state of New Mexico in obtaining debt relief. Mr. Melwani is very knowledgeable in the areas of consumer bankruptcy. Contact him today and he can help you regain financial control and make a fresh star

For all your bankruptcy needs, Call Attorney Melwani - (866) 801-5800

Practice Areas
Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Mexico
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
UpRight Law
- Current
Melwani Law, P.C.
- Current
Yvette J. Gonzalez LLC, Chapter 7 Trustee
Judge McFeeley, US Bankruptcy Court Dist. of NM
University of New Mexico
J.D. (2002)
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Successful Completion in the Bankruptcy Litigation Model
Max Gardner Bankruptcy Boot Camp
Professional Associations
New Mexico State Bar
- Current
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New Mexico Bankruptcy Bar
- Current
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Articles & Publications
Bankruptcy Glossary
United States Courts
Overview of Bankruptcy
Cornell Law School
Bankruptcy Basics
State Bar of New Mexico
Speaking Engagements
Attorney Presenter, Consumer Debt Workshop, State Bar of New Mexico
State Bar of New Mexico
Arun Melwani participates monthly in the State Bar Consumer Debt workshop. He makes presentations at the workshop at least two times during the year and free consultations for low income individuals on a monthly basis.
Training Certificate in Mediation
University of New Mexico School of Law
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Legal Answers
15 Questions Answered
Q. How can I find a copy of my brankruptcy filing dated Aug 10, 2010?
A: You can obtain a copy of your bankruptcy paperwork by either contacting your bankruptcy attorney or contacting the bankruptcy court where your petition was filed to obtain a copy. In both cases, there may be a fee associated with obtaining that information.
Q. Need a bankruptcy attorney but I’m on social security any low income help?
A: Hello. If you only have social security income and your assets are exempt under the new mexico state exemption laws you may not even need to file bankruptcy. Your social security income may not be garnished by creditor and if your assets are exempt those cannot be taken either. Your creditors may be able so sue you but they are not able to collect money or assets from you. To be sure about your situation, its always best to consult with a bankruptcy attorney and most bankruptcy attorneys do not charge for the initial consultation. I hope this helps you.
Q. My father is a cosigner on my car. If I file chapter 7 will it effect him? I want to keep the car. Payments are current.
A: If you plan to keep the car and continue making payments, then your father will not be affected by you filing bankruptcy. However, if you fail to make the payments and they eventually repossess the vehicle then that will negatively impact him since he is equally liable for the debt you have incurred.
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Contact & Map
10749 Prospect Ave. NE, Ste. F
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Telephone: (505) 323-5800
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed