Areas of Practice
Our office concentrates on assisting clients in handling day to day legal matters. Our experienced staff can simplify those necessary but sometimes overwhelming events that require an attorneys support. We are always available by phone, by email or in person to answer your questions and address your concerns.
We can help you with all aspects of your real estate transaction and provide as little or as much assistance as you need. If you are buying, selling or refinancing, call us first. We can let you know what to expect from each transaction. We can review your Purchase and Sale Agreement and your loan documentation; we can assist you in negotiating with a Buyer or Seller; we can prepare your deed, explain closing documents, go with you to a closing or attend on your behalf. Throughout your closing or refinance, we are can give you the benefit of our familiarity with the process. We can help with miscellaneous real estate issues like deed transfers, recording of documents at the Registry of Deeds and clearing title defects.
Wills, Estate Planning and Probate
Our office can help you prepare for the future by drafting your Will and other estate planning documents. We can provide a Health Care Proxy designating a friend or family member to serve as your agent with regard to medical decisions in the event of a serious injury; a durable Power of Attorney allowing your spouse or another trusted individual to carry on your private affairs if you become disabled and record a Homestead to provide maximum protection for your primary residence. Most of our clients are pleasantly surprised at how simple the estate planning process is and leave our office wondering why they waited so long to achieve peace of mind! If you find yourself in need of assistance in probating the estate of a deceased friend or relative we can insure all paperwork is finalized in an efficient, effective and competent manner.
Social Security Disability and Workers Compensation
An unexpected, disabling injury can devastate a family financially. If you're hurt on the job or if you're unable to work because of a medical condition we can help you negotiate the maze of workers compensation regulations or the Social Security Disability process. We will provide an initial, no charge consultation to evaluate your case and the likelihood of success.
Bankruptcy and Incorporations
When bills become overwhelming we can advise you on whether or not it might be appropriate to declare Bankruptcy and then guide you through the process. We can also explain the various legal entities available to you when incorporating your small business and guide you in selecting the most appropriate one for your particular situation.
Miscellaneous Legal Matters
Review of leases and contracts; uncontested divorces and other domestic matters; commercial real estate transactions; motor vehicle accidents - call us with your questions, we're happy to help. And if we can't - we'll try to find someone who can.