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Here are some things you may not know about just what an injury attorney can do for you. Have you ever been in an automobile accident? If so, you know just how confusing navigating those murky waters can be. You have to resolve issues like which party's at fault, whether a rental car is covered under your insurance, which party pays for potential medical bills, which party pays for damage to your car and/or the other party's car, whether there's a possibility of reimbursement for lost wages, and so on. Did you know you don't have to navigate those waters on your own? If you hire an experienced injury attorney, you can get answers to all the questions you may have after the incident, and they can help you understand where exactly you stand in terms of insurance claims and settlements. In fact, most injury attorneys work on a contingent-fee basis - so you don't have to worry about payment unless your claim gets successfully resolved. Knowing the Law Chances are, you don't know the ins and outs of all the laws pertaining to your case. This is where a personal injury attorney can help. Their job is to be knowledgeable about all the relevant laws and procedural rules, so you don't have to be. For example, were you aware that in many states, if you don't file your lawsuit within two years of the auto accident, you'll actually be prohibited from filing your lawsuit? An attorney would be upfront with...
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DFW Bankruptcy Attorney Attorneys at The Law Office of Richard Weaver have worked for 27 years to help good people and their families out of unfortunate and stressful financial situations. Many of those we have assisted have used bankruptcy as an effective tool to achieve debt relief. When you contact the firm and permit their attorneys into your life, they understand you are entrusting them with your financial security and quality of life. A committed Dallas bankruptcy lawyer works hard towards making certain that the correct tool is used which best fits your unique situation. In your particular case, debt negotiation or settlement, where the attorneys work with your creditors to reduce or eliminate creditor bills, may be the right course of action. For some, loan modification can alter your mortgage in such a way so that you can pay what you owe and retain your home. Others may require a short sale, allowing them relief from a mortgage payment which they cannot make and, in many instances, fully discharging the debt they owe. Hiring a dallas bankruptcy attorney is not an easy decision, and we realize how difficult and painful financial problems can be. For this reason, we work very hard to be as approachable and compassionate with our clients as possible to assist in these difficult times. Resolving Debt Problems If you are in a situation of owing a large amount of back taxes, IRS tax resolution uses an attorney from the firm to work with the government to...
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Bankruptcy Lawyer A borrower with financial problems may fall behind in meeting financial obligations to lenders. A job loss or unexpected medical expenses can send a household into a financial hardship. Every individual is different with his or her own unique circumstances that led to burdensome debts. Dallas attorney Richard Weaver works closely with clients, knowing the importance of building a trusting relationship during tough financial times. Debtors having trouble keeping up with payments to creditors should contact a Dallas bankruptcy attorney with the experience and knowledge necessary for competent representation of clients in all types of debt reduction, includingbankruptcy. Our firm is a recognized member of the American Society of Tax Problem Solvers. Discharge Debts with Bankruptcy Some debtors may find financial solutions through debt consolidation, debt counseling,debt settlement, or debt management. Others find that bankruptcy is the best answer to their debt problems. Chapter 7 bankruptcyallows a debtor to have a fresh start by discharging of certain personal debts. It is the fastest, least expensive and easiest type of bankruptcy. Some borrowers may not qualify for Chapter 7 because of high income earnings. Those individuals would turn toChapter 13 bankruptcy, allowing a debtor a chance to catch up on debt payments. A bankruptcy attorney works with the client and creditors to restructure payments requiring approval from the bankruptcy courts and distribution by a trustee. Bankruptcy can benefit by discharging or negotiating the following personal debts: Credit cards and lines of credit Personal loans or promissory notes Lease and contract...
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Filing Chapter 7 in Texas When an individual, family or business has such serious debt problems that it is unlikely that they can be resolved or the obligations ever met, it may be time to consider Chapter 7 bankruptcy.  This form of bankruptcy, which is named after the chapter in the federal code, allows you to have your debt "discharged" - you will no longer owe the bills you have.  There are certain bankruptcy exemptions and not all unsecured debt can be discharged.  Even with the exemptions, most of those whose finances have spiraled out of control can find the relief they need through filing Chapter 7, the most commonly used form of bankruptcy. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Lawyer in West Covina The first step to take when considering bankruptcy is to contact a Dallas bankruptcy lawyer from Richard Weaver & Associates Law Offices.  We can evaluate your personal financial situation and determine whether you will qualify to file. Guiding you through the process, we will ensure that all of your requirements are correctly filed and completed; this will increase the likelihood that you will be found eligible for filingChapter 7 bankruptcy. Once your petition is in process, you will immediately begin to feel the relief from financial pressure that is the firstbenefit of bankruptcy.  There is an "automatic stay" on all collections and no creditor will have the right to contact you while the bankruptcy is making its way through the system. At the end of the process, your consumer or...
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Filing for Chapter 13 in West Covina Some individuals or families will not qualify forChapter 7 bankruptcy, or do not wish to lose certain assets that that might be liquidated in that form of bankruptcy. For such cases, Chapter 13 can be the solution you need to resolve serious debt problems and get your finances back on track.  Chapter 13 allows you to pay off your outstanding obligations over a 3 - 5 year period, and you are required to have a steady income, whether as an employee or as an self-employed person.  All of the outstanding debt is handled through one monthly payment that is affordable. At the end of the process, any remaining amount owing will be discharged.  In Chapter 13, when the process is completed, you will find that you actually only paid a percentage of the debt that was owed. Often the penalties, added costs and interest rates are stripped off and you do not have to suffer from ever-escalating and compounding interest and penalties. Abankruptcy lawyercan help you through the process. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney in West Covina Our legal team at the firm assists clients who are seeking a resolution to serious debt problems, whether due to a mortgage problem, foreclosure, a divorce or other situation that has led to being unable to manage the debt load you have incurred.  Each case should be thoroughly reviewed to determine if Chapter 13 is right for you; in many cases, this is the best solution and has...
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