Bankruptcy & Estate Planning Attorney in Monterey Park
Our Lawyers Can Help You Navigate the Legal System
The Law Offices of James C. Shields is proud to provide compassionate and diligent legal guidance to Monterey Park residents facing financial struggles. With decades of experience, our bankruptcy and estate planning attorneys have a comprehensive understanding of the legal process concerning debt relief and estate administration so that we can help you navigate them and mitigate any additional stresses on an already tense situation.
Financial struggles are emotional and intimidating, but with a practiced attorney on your side, you can have the confidence of knowing your legal options. Your needs are our top priority, and we are dedicated to helping you find financial security, both now and for your future.
Are you faced with bankruptcy?
If you are drowning in debt and desperate for relief, you do have legal options available to you that can help. Our bankruptcy lawyers have extensive familiarity with the process of declaring bankruptcy and the ways in which it can help you resolve your debt.
We can help you understand the pros and cons of the following:
- Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
- Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
The different chapters of bankruptcy include policies and processes that may or may not be advantageous to you. Generally, if you have few significant properties and want a fresh start, Chapter 7 bankruptcy calls for liquidation of your assets in order to immediately pay off any debts. Chapter 13 bankruptcy might be the better option for you if you want to retain any significant assets and, instead, pay off your debt over time. In order to form the best plan for your debt relief, we can discuss your case to determine which option is right for you.
Plan your Estate with Our Experienced Guidance
Mortality is a grim and overwhelming reality that we all have to face. With proper and detailed estate planning, you can eliminate the added worry of what happens to your loved ones after you pass. Our lawyers can help you form a will or trust to declare your wishes for your finances, powers of attorney, and custodianship to ensure your voice is heard and your family is secure.
Schedule a free consultation today!
Our attorneys at the Law Offices of James C. Shields are committed to ensuring that your legal needs are met. We want you to be able to focus on living your life without worrying about money, debts, or the financial stability of your loved ones. Call our lawyers in Monterey Park for the legal experience and compassion you need to resolve your financial struggles.