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Prattville, Alabama 36066
Bankruptcy Law Firm in Prattville
If you need more information about filing for bankruptcy in Prattville or the surrounding areas of Millbrook, Auburn, Selma, Wetumpka, or Montgomery then give our local Prattville bankruptcy lawyers a call today. Our Prattville law office is currently charging $850 attorney fees in Chapter 7 bankruptcy filings. There are additional fees such as the filing fee but the total costs for filing Chapter 7 bankruptcies with our law firm is around $1280 in most cases.
Chapter 7 bankruptcy is a quick and fast process that can eliminate most or all of your unsecured debts in about three months. In most cases you just have to go to one hearing called a Meeting of the Creditors (and in most cases no creditors actually show up) and answer a few questions from your Bankruptcy Trustee. You usually do not see a judge and only have the one administrative hearing in most Chapter 7 cases. It is a quick and simple way to get a fresh start if you can qualify and you have no land or other property that you cannot protect or exempt.
In order to qualify to file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy and eliminate your unsecured debts, your income for the previous six months prior to filing must be below a certain amount. If your average gross monthly household income for the previous six months prior to filing is about a certain amount, then you have to pass something called the means test. The means test is a complex budget that you would need our bankruptcy attorney to perform in order to see if you qualify. In general if your income is low enough you will qualify based on that alone, but if your income is too high then we can run the means test for you and see if you pass or not.
If you cannot file a Chapter 7 then you might want to file a Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Chapter 13 is a payment plan that you set up through the Bankruptcy Court. Give our Prattville law office a call today and let our bankruptcy attorney counsel you through the process today.
Divorce Law Firm in Prattville
If you and your spouse have already reached an agreement concerning visitation, child support, property division, and other such marital issues then you may be able to file an uncontested divorce. Uncontested divorces are the cheapest and easiest way to get a divorce in Alabama. It is quicker and simpler since you have already done the hard work in negotiating and reaching an agreement. Since you did the hard work, the only thing for our local Prattville divorce attorney to do is to prepare and file the proper paperwork for the judge to sign.
We are currently charging $290 for uncontested divorces without children under 19 years of age and $390 if you have minor children of the marriage. There is also a filing fee that each county charges. You generally file in the county that you or your spouse reside in. You can call us today to find out the filing fee in Autauga County, Elmore County, or any other county in Alabama.
If you cannot reach an agreement, then a contested divorce will need to be filed. This is much more expensive than uncontested, and requires the payment of a retainer up front. This retainer can be thousands of dollars and is what the attorney uses to bill at an hourly rate as they work on your case. Give our Prattville law office a call today to get a retainer quote from our divorce lawyer in Prattville and a quick consult over the phone for free.
Wills and Probate Attorney in Prattville
Our Prattville lawyers are currently offering discounted attorney fees for preparing your simple wills and other estate planning documents such as power of attorneys and living wills. Our local attorney can also help with certain probate and estate issues such as preparing certain legal documents locally in Autauga County. Give us a call today for more information.
Personal Injury Lawyer in Prattville
Our Prattville law firm might be able to help you if you or your family have been injured as a result of a vehicle accident, nursing home abuse, defective prescription drugs, or any other situation where the negligence of another caused death or serious injury. Call our local attorneys today for a consultation if you have questions about a possible injury claim in Prattville, Alabama.
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- Family Law Attorneys in Alabama
- Contested Divorce
- Uncontested Divorces
- Contempt Petition
- Child Support
- Child Custody
- Divorce Modification
- Living Will
- Name Changes
- Power of Attorney
- Property Deeds
- Will Lawyers
- LLC Attorney
- Personal Injury
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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