Lien Stripping in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

You may have heard that Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings allow some homeowners to "strip" off second mortgages or home equity lines of credit.  You may not realize that the procedure used to do so varies by United States District, Divisions within each District, and might even vary by bankruptcy judge.  Make sure you hire a bankruptcy lawyer experienced in the complexities and variations in Chapter 13 lien stripping.