About the harris firm attorneys at law
The Harris Firm practices across the State of Alabama, helping individuals in the areas of bankruptcy, divorce, family law, and personal injury. Call us today to speak with one of our divorce lawyers and bankruptcy attorneys in Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Gadsden, Anniston, Decatur, Cullman, Pelham, Hoover, Bessemer, Alabaster, Prattville, Selma, Millbrook, and Auburn.
If you are considering filing for bankruptcy, then our Alabama bankruptcy attorneys can help you. Our bankruptcy lawyers will meet with you to go over your financial situation and determine if bankruptcy is the right option for you. If you decide to file, our bankruptcy lawyers can go over the entire process with you, have you sign the proper paperwork, file your bankruptcy for you, and ensure that you receive your discharge as quickly and easily as possible. Whether you need a bankruptcy lawyer in Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Gadsden, Anniston, Decatur, Cullman, Pelham, Hoover, Bessemer, Alabaster, Prattville, Selma, Millbrook, or Auburn we can help
The Chapter 7 bankruptcy process can be very fast, usually lasting only about ninety days. Some examples of debts that can be eliminated in this type of bankruptcy are credit cards, medical bills, payday loans, deficiencies on secured property, and personal loans. Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a five year payment plan, where you pay back some or all of your debts back over sixty months. Depending on your budget, you may pay back all or none of your unsecured creditors in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy and it can help you avoid a foreclosure, stop a garnishment, avoid a repossession, and even restructure certain debts like your vehicle loan, student loans, or tax debts. Give our bankruptcy lawyers a call today for a consultation and let us answer any questions you may have about the bankruptcy process.
Family Law & Divorce Lawyer
If you are contemplating a divorce, then you are usually going to file an uncontested or contested divorce. An uncontested divorce is where you both agree on everything and a contested divorce is where there is no agreement and you need someone to fight for you in court. Either way our divorce lawyers are here to help.
If it is an uncontested divorce, we are currently charging $390 plus filing fee for simple uncontested divorces without minor children and $490 plus filing fee for simple uncontested divorces with minor children of the marriage. Our Alabama divorce lawyers will work with you to ensure that your uncontested divorce goes as quickly and easily as possible.
We have offices across Alabama, so whether you need a divorce lawyer in Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Gadsden, Anniston, Decatur, Cullman, Pelham, Hoover, Bessemer, Alabaster, Prattville, Selma, Millbrook, or Auburn we can help.
Although we can handle your cheap divorce in Alabama, our lawyers also handle other family law matters such as contested divorce, default divorce, divorce modifications, petitions for contempt or Rule Nisi petitions, petitions for custody, petitions for child support, and adoptions. For contested divorces and other family law matters, they are typically much more expensive than an uncontested divorce and require something called a retainer to be paid up front. If you call our family law and divorce lawyers today we can give you a quick consultation over the phone and can usually quote you a retainer fee the same day you call.
We also handle other types of legal cases that your family might require such as probate matters, forming an LLC, real estate closings, and preparing wills and other estate planning documents for you and your family, So call us today and our Alabama licensed attorney will be happy to answer any questions you may have about your divorce or other family law matter.
Your Alabama Injury Lawyers
The terms personal injury and products liability can include many different areas of law such as: auto accidents, trucking accidents, slip and falls, nursing home negligence, medical malpractice, workplace accidents, premises liability, defective products such as drugs or toys, dog bite cases, wrongful death, and other injuries or deaths where someone was harmed by the negligence, breach of duty, or carelessness of another person or entity. These types of claims can involve different laws that need to be reviewed by our Alabama personal injury lawyers.
We not only handle cases such as these but we also represent individuals that have workers compensation claims, social security disability claims, or any other insurance claims due to an injury or disability. If you, or a loved one, has been injured as a result of the negligence of another or need help with your insurance claim, then call our Alabama personal injury lawyers today for a free consultation.
Bankruptcy was created to give individuals and entities an opportunity to have get financial relief, potentially get a fresh start by resolving their serious debt issues. For example, by filing Chapter 7 you could eliminate... Read more
We charge $1050 for our attorney fees in most simple Chapter 7 cases. In addition to this, there is a court filing fee and many other fees and costs but we can tell you the total when you call... Read more
Other than the creditors and persons you tell, it is unlikely others will know that you filed. It is public record, but not easily accessible by the general public. Some possible exceptions to this would be if... Read more
It depends on which type of divorce you are doing. If you are pursuing an uncontested divorce (where you and your spouse have reached an agreement concerning all marital issues) then you can fill out our questionnaire... Read more
For a contested divorce, you will need to call and speak with one of our attorneys for a quote. However, we usually work with you to structure a low, flat fee instead of expensive retainers that are billed out of at an expensive hourly rate... Read more
As long as you or hour spouse is a resident of Alabama, then you can file here. To be a resident, you have to have resided in the State for at least six months prior to filing a case. If you both are residents of Alabama, then... Read more
An uncontested divorce is where both you and your spouse have reached an agreement about all of your marital issues such as custody, child support, division of property, and all other issues. If you have reached such an agreement... Read more
An uncontested divorce usually takes about one or two months after everything has been signed by both spouses and filed with the court. A contested divorce can take anywhere from 30 days to months or years, depending on... Read more
Personal Injury FAQs
Personal injury is any injury sustained from an accident or another incident as a result of someone’s recklessness, negligence, or intentional wrongdoing. These injuries may be psychological or physical in nature... Read more
A person acts negligently when they fail to take all reasonable actions to prevent harm to someone else. If someone is negligent and you are injured as a result, then they are liable for your injuries and you can ... Read more
What your case will be worth depends greatly on the extent of the injury and the nature of the incident. Our injury lawyer can review and examine your case to determine what it may be worth. However, what you end up... Read more
Nothing. We will begin working on your case once you have signed a contract with us and you do not pay us any money up front. We are only paid if we get you an award of damages and receive a percentage... Read more
If your loved one passes away, the remaining family member or representative of the deceased person’s estate can take legal action against the party whose negligence led to the wrongful death. In these scenarios... Read more
Thousands of Clients served in Alabama
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“The Harris Firm did an outstanding job handling my case. The staff was always professional & answered all of my questions and concerns in a timely manner. I have already recommended them to my friends & colleagues.“
“Quick and easy Uncontested divorce. Everything was spelled out in easy to follow instructions. The Harris Firm was prompt and responsive when questions arose. Excellent customer service!“