Stop Worrying.
It’s Going To Be Ok.

I am attorney Ben Sissman, and I can help you find the relief you need from
your overwhelming financial problems.

Experienced Compassionate Representation

When people come to me for help overcoming debt, they often bring piles of past-due bills. I take great pleasure in switching on the shredder and dumping the bills in. It’s the symbolic first step on the road to debt relief. I’m Ben Sissman, a Memphis bankruptcy attorney with more than 30 years of experience helping people like you eliminate debt.

Helping People

Across Memphis
File For Bankruptcy

Practice Areas


Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Debt Relief

Foreclosure Defense

Creditor Representation

I Practice One Area Of Law: Helping People Get Free From Debt

Creditors can make all the threats they want. The truth is, you can file for bankruptcy and still live a perfectly happy and comfortable life, free of embarrassment and full of hope for the future. There’s a good chance you’ll be able to keep your house and car — as long as you have an experienced Tennessee lawyer like me on your side.

Let Me Show You How I Can Help:

  • Keep your house and car while eliminating all or most of your other types of debt
  • Eliminate or reduce credit card debts
  • Get rid of doctor and hospital bills
  • Reduce monthly student loan payments
  • Get out from under debts from gambling
  • Eliminate old tax arrears
  • Eliminate or reduce back-dues to your homeowner’s association
  • Get payday lenders off your back
  • Use the bankruptcy courts to reduce or eliminate all other types of debt

Every American deserves a fresh start from debt. Are you fed up with creditor harassment? Do you want to prevent wage garnishment, repossession or foreclosure? Are you sick of losing sleep over debt that has spiraled out of control? The Constitution allows bankruptcy for people in your exact situation.

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Is Bankruptcy Right For Me?

If you find yourself unable to pay your bills month after month, chances are good that bankruptcy is right for you. It is a clear path to a debt-free future.

Stop Foreclosure

Are you losing sleep over the possibility that your home may be taken away from you in foreclosure? The debt relief solutions you are seeking can be found by filing bankruptcy.

Stop Wage Garnishment

If the threat of wage garnishment is imminent or your wages have already been garnished, bankruptcy may be the option for you.

Stop Repossession

Has a creditor threatened to repossess your car or any other item because you are behind on payments? It might be time to consider bankruptcy.

Stop Creditor Harassment

Did you know that the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act was enacted to protect you from abusive debt collection practices. You can stop creditor harassment

Chapter 7 Vs. Chapter 13

One of the first questions that many people have about bankruptcy is whether they should file Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. The choice is easier than you think.

Life After Bankruptcy

There is life after bankruptcy. You will be able to get credit. You will be able to sleep soundly without having to worry about how you are going to catch up on your bills. You will have a fresh start.

The Attorney You Choose Can Make A Difference

With more than 30 years of experience on my side, I know that step one should always be getting to know you, because I want to offer a personalized solution.

Free Consultations Available

I like to begin every case with a dialog. I want to learn about your situation, and I want you to know about your options. The more you know, the more you can take control of your life. This is true whether you are drowning in debt because of illness or injury and mounting medical bills, an expensive divorce or joblessness brought on by the recession. For personal service, clear explanations and honest answers, contact me. Call 901-730-4958 or send an email to schedule a meeting today.

The law office of Ben Sissman is a debt relief agency that helps people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

What To Bring To Your First Meeting

You may be wondering what to bring to your first meeting with a Tennessee bankruptcy lawyer. The most important items are:

  • Paycheck stubs going back six months
  • Tax returns going back four years
  • Bills from all of your creditors