Bankruptcy a Last Resort: When It Makes Sense to File


There is an unwritten rule among bankruptcy attorneys that states filing either Chapter 13 or Chapter 7 bankruptcies should be a last resort option for consumers. The reasons for this should be obvious. Filing for bankruptcy will carry with it a number of negative consequences that will linger for years. For example, an individual will see his or her credit score drop significantly – perhaps by as much as 100 points. Future borrowing will be difficult at best, and borrowers can expect higher-than-average interest rates and less-than-desirable repayment terms.

Given the negative consequences of bankruptcy, you might think it is never a good option. But that is not necessarily true. There are times when attorneys do more than just...

Slip and Fall Accidents – Do I Need an Attorney?


Every year, approximately 8 million people visit hospital emergency rooms after suffering injuries in a fall. Among them, nearly 1 million are injured in what we know as “slip and fall” accidents. That accounts for roughly 12% of the total. Fractures are the most common injuries experienced in these accidents, affecting approximately 5% of victims.

It is clear that anyone of us could be injured as the result of a slip and fall accident. The question every accident victim needs an answer to is whether or not calling an attorney is appropriate. In a word: yes. Even in seemingly minor cases in which injuries do not appear to be a big deal, it is always better to consult an attorney and find out if services are not needed t...

How Much is a Personal Injury Case Worth?

Most personal injury damages are classified as “compensatory,” meaning that they are intended to compensate the injured plaintiff for what was lost due to the accident or injury.

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