Entries by Steven Harris

Can I do My Own Divorce?

The short answer is yes. You do not have to hire a local family law attorney to obtain a divorce in Alabama. You are allowed represent yourself. An uncontested divorce, also called no fault divorce, is generally less expensive and is processed through the courts quicker than contested divorces. These factors make filing an uncontested […]

What Are Reaffirmation Agreements?

You have filed a Chapter 7 bankruptcy and want to keep property which secures a loan. What happens now? When you buy real property (usually your home or land) or personal property (vehicles, furniture, etc.), you sign papers which state that you promise to pay for the property and that the lender can foreclose or […]