The Trustee in Chapter 13

Wasson and ThornhillChapter 13

In Chapter 13 the trustee is a gate-keeper, overseer, and payment distributor. Quite different than in Chapter 7.

The Trustee in Chapter 7

Wasson and ThornhillBankruptcy Procedure

In bankruptcy you hear a lot about “the trustee.” What does this person do, in a “straight” Chapter 7 case, and in an “adjustment of debts” Chapter 13 one?