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August 29, 2017

Why Are Creditors Still Calling After Bankruptcy?

How can you stop abuse by creditors? When a Debtor files a Bankruptcy Petition, the ultimate goal is to obtain a Court Order called Discharge of Debtor. This may take only a few months under a […]
July 20, 2017

Do I Need A Lawyer for a Speeding Ticket?

Do I Need A Lawyer for a Speeding Ticket? ANSWER: It depends – on a lot of things. What is your age? What is your driving history? Do you have any convictions on your record? Are you […]
July 6, 2017

Life After Bankruptcy

In my 35-plus years of practice, I’ve helped thousands of people through bankruptcy. In most cases, the bankruptcy filers (debtors) have accomplished their goals – stopping collection activities (calls, letters, judgments, garnishments), obtaining forgiveness (discharge) of […]
June 6, 2017

5 Things to Consider Before Filing for Bankruptcy

1. How did I get into this mess? People considering bankruptcy are dealing with an unmanageable amount of debt. Although a bankruptcy may eliminate the debt, it’s important to understand the reason or reasons for the […]
May 18, 2017

What to Look For in a DUI Attorney

If you’ve been charged in Illinois with DUI (Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs/Intoxicating Compounds), you are in serious trouble. If convicted, you are facing the loss of your driver’s license or driving privileges, possible incarceration […]