Torrance Bankruptcy, Probate & Estate Planning Attorneys
The Law Offices of James C. Shields
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Looking for competent legal counsel near you? A qualified attorney can
be hard to find these days. At the
Law Offices of James C. Shields, our team of experienced trial attorneys is committed to providing top-notch
legal support to clients all throughout Southern California. We are adept
in handling a wide variety of legal matters including
estate planning and
Are you bogged down with debt? Our legal team can help you explore your
debt relief options so that you can work towards financial freedom. We also assist clients
who are looking to create an extensive estate plan so that they are prepared
for whatever the future brings. If you are trying to resolve a probate
matter, we can assist with estate administration,
trust litigation or a
will contest. No matter what legal issue you may be facing, we can help you
work to obtain the most favorable outcome. Speak with an attorney from
our firm today to get started on your case.
Bankruptcy Lawyers in Torrance
Are you overwhelmed with debt? If you are unable to pay your mortgage and
make your monthly payments, then now is the time to make informed decisions
about your financial future. Your current situation may seem hopeless,
but we are here to remind you that you are not alone. In fact, out of
all fifty states in the U.S., California had the highest number of bankruptcies
in 2011- there were over 240,000 bankruptcy petitions filed by business
owners and home owners that year. Our attorneys here at the firm are highly
adept in California bankruptcy laws and we have helped countless people,
just like you, navigate through the complex process.
Bankruptcy matters we handle include, but are not limited to:
Our firm has extensive experience in helping people experience debt relief through
Chapter 7 bankruptcy. We also assist families who are facing
foreclosure or repossession by filing for bankruptcy. Our firm deals with bankruptcy every day and
we have seen first-hand how it gives people a chance to make a fresh start.
We can help you explore your
debt relief options so that you find the perfect alternative for your unique situation.
Our firm will be happy to address all of your
bankruptcy questions including:
- Is bankruptcy right for me?
- Do I qualify for bankruptcy?
- Which type of bankruptcy should I file?
We can also help you take back control of your life and put an end to creditor
harassment by filing for bankruptcy. Let one of our experienced bankruptcy
lawyers review your case and go over the bankruptcy basics with you today.
We can help you work towards a brighter financial future.
I found Mr. Shields to be professional. He answered my question, he followed
up in a caring, sensitive manner after I contacted him and I believe his
advice to me is solid. When I contact him with documents and details I
have no doubts his advice will be most valuable. Thank you Mr. Shields.
Qualified Estate Planning & Probate Attorneys
Have you stopped to think about what will happen to your family and your
loved ones after you pass? It may seem grim to think about now, but creating
an estate plan could be the greatest gift that you can give to them. Here
at the Law Offices of James C. Shields, we want to help you attain peace
of mind, knowing that your wishes will be carried out after you are gone.
Our attorneys are highly adept in drafting wills, trusts,
powers of attorney and
guardianships and we can carefully craft a plan that perfectly reflects your goals and
desires. Our firm also assists clients with
special needs planning and
long-term care planning. With the proper tools and legal resources, we can help you secure
a financial future for you and your family and ensure that everyone receives
the care and provisions that they need.
Don't be fooled into believing that only wealthy families worry about
estate planning. No matter how modest your means may be, your family could
also benefit from proper estate planning so your final wishes are executed
according to your will.
Avoid Probate with a Torrance Estate Planning Attorney
Estate planning can also help you avoid the probate process. The probate
process can be costly, time consuming and difficult to navigate. That
is why it is so vital to obtain an attorney who is intimately familiar
with California probate laws and who understands how the court system works.
If you have recently lost a loved one, then you can understand the overwhelming
responsibilities that then fall onto the remaining family members and
relatives. Probate deals with the outstanding estate debts and the division
of property and inheritance. Distributing the assets to heirs and beneficiaries
must be done according to the will of the deceased or the intestate laws
of California, which is why you could greatly benefit from the experienced
legal counsel of a probate lawyer.
Contact the Law Offices of James C. Shields today!
Our firm is highly qualified to handle the administration of your loved
one's estate and we have a history of case victories to show for it.
Let our firm assist you during this time of grief. We can provide you
with compassionate legal assistance and give you peace of mind during
this difficult time. Whether you are seeking information about bankruptcy,
estate planning, or probate, our firm can sit down and review your case for free.
Contact our firm for a free consultation with a Torrance estate planning lawyer!
Our firm also
proudly serves clients in the communities of
Pico Rivera, and