Category Archives: Jamestown Law Blog

Benefits of Declaring for Bankruptcy

Benefits of Declaring for Bankruptcy

Are you in financial trouble? Many people want to know the benefits of declaring for bankruptcy. There’s a lot of stress. It’s hard to make the phone call. It’s really hard to come in. What you’ll find is once I’ve talked to you and given you all of their options, you’ll feel a lot better. […]

Concerns About Bankruptcy

Concerns About Bankruptcy

When an individual or family is struggling financially, there are many concerns about bankruptcy. Just mentioning the word can carry negative, often shameful connotations. However, that shouldn’t be the case. Filing for bankruptcy is a perfectly viable — and beneficial — avenue for debt relief. Our Jamestown bankruptcy attorneys can guide you through the process […]

After an Auto Accident

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A car accident can change your life in an instant and put immense stress – both emotional and financial – on you and your family. After an auto accident, you should be focused on your health and recovery, not on mounting medical bills, auto repairs, time away from work, or dealing with insurance companies. That’s […]

How to Build Good Credit After Bankruptcy

How to Build Good Credit After Bankruptcy

Declaring bankruptcy does not mean that you will be stuck in financial straits for as long as you live. Read this article to learn how to build good credit after bankruptcy in a few, simple steps. The important thing to remember is to be patient — you’ll get back to where you were eventually, but […]

What Documents Are Required to File for Divorce?

What Documents Are Required to File for Divorce

Sometimes, a divorce is for the best. There’s no shame in saying that. We want you to understand that we are not here to judge. We are here to help get you started on the next chapter of your life. That being said, what documents are required to file for divorce? Continue reading this article […]

Three Things That Affect Child Custody in New York

Three Things That Affect Child Custody in New York

In New York State, a child custody decision will always be centered on protecting the best interests of the children. When the courts make their decision, there is no bias toward mother or father, but there are several factors that will be closely evaluated in order to make the right choice. It’s important to have […]

Injured in an Auto Accident

Injured in an Auto Accident

If you have been seriously injured in an auto accident, you deserve to receive compensation. We understand how harrowing this situation can be. How can you be expected to file a personal injury claim, deal with insurance companies, and focus on your recovery? Let us help you with the legal side of things. An experienced […]

Do I Need to Hire a Bus Accident Attorney?

Do I Need to Hire a Bus Accident Attorney

Bus accident injury cases can come in many forms. You may have been driving a vehicle that was hit by a bus, you might have gotten hurt getting off the bus, or faulty equipment caused you to get injured while on the bus. Whatever the case may be, you’re probably wondering the same thing: “Do […]

Determining Fault in a Slip and Fall Case

Determining Fault in a Slip and Fall Case

Occasionally, determining fault in a slip and fall case can be difficult, especially if you are trying to do so without an experienced attorney. The typical slip and fall injury case is rooted in negligence: should the property owner or manager be held responsible for allowing a dangerous condition to appear, or did the injured […]

Avoid Talking to Insurance Adjusters After a Car Crash

Avoid Talking to Insurance Adjusters After a Car Crash

Many people who have been in an auto accident rush to file a claim with insurance companies. That makes sense. They want to be compensated for vehicle damage or medical bills as quickly as possible and prevent lost wages and bills from causing financial ruin. Yet, this can be a mistake. Auto insurance companies are, […]