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Kenosha Bankruptcy And Foreclosure Defense Attorneys

Board-Certified Lawyer - Bankruptcy

Filing bankruptcy is a huge decision. You want to select the best attorney to advise you.

At KRM Bankruptcy, a service of Lakelaw law firm, we help consumers and small to medium-sized businesses in Wisconsin and Illinois achieve financial relief by filing bankruptcy. In addition, we skillfully handle mortgage foreclosure issues, and are recognized as one of the top foreclosure defense firms in the Milwaukee and Kenosha area. Our highly-experienced bankruptcy law attorneys know what it takes to get your financial life back under control and what it takes to give you the fresh start you deserve.

Contact Lakelaw online or call 262.694.7300

Our Experience Makes a Difference

Led by two skilled bankruptcy and foreclosure defense lawyers with experience from Chicago to Milwaukee, Lakelaw is known for its thorough representation of clients. Unlike other firms that might treat you like an impersonal "record number," we know that you are an individual and that your situation is unique. We skillfully handle the most difficult, complex cases, and other Wisconsin bankruptcy lawyers often refer those cases to us. If you have a small business bankruptcy, or are thinking about Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy as a part of your divorce, we know what to do for you.

We Help With All Your Needs

Lakelaw does much more than that filling out the necessary paperwork. We analyze each client's unique financial situation to decide which strategy would be most helpful. In addition, we regularly go to court for clients and will litigate any bankruptcy or foreclosure issue if necessary.

We Show Compassion Toward Clients

At Lakelaw, we treat you with the care, professionalism and dignity that you deserve. We help with your legal and financial problems, and we stand with you throughout the entire bankruptcy process. Lakelaw does much more for you than just filling out the necessary paperwork. We will even point you in the right direction to get back on your feet through our unique "Lakelaw Cares" program.

Still not convinced that we are the right bankruptcy or foreclosure defense firm for you? Consider these facts:

  • Our lead attorney, David Leibowitz, is a board certified bankruptcy lawyer and a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA). He wrote the fraud manual.
  • Lakelaw is a partner with the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Administration (WHEDA).
  • The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel frequently references us for our experience and knowledge of foreclosure actions.
  • We are one of a limited number of law firms that will sue creditors for failing to stop harassing phone calls or end actions against you after you file bankruptcy.
  • Our knowledge of bankruptcy law is greatly enhanced by our experience in other areas of business, financial and real estate law.

Contact Our Law Offices in Kenosha or Milwaukee

Let our knowledgeable staff and personal care help you. Contact us online or call us today, locally in the Kenosha area at 262-694-7300.

For more information about bankruptcy and foreclosure defense in the Milwaukee/Kenosha area, feel free to browse our practice areas or our bankruptcy FAQ.

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We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

Is It Time To Hire An Attorney? Here Are A Few Things You Should Know.

Attorney's help those suffering from legal or civil difficulties. They can also be a person you call on when you want to file a civil case against someone. While there's no such thing as free representation, some attorney's will wait until the end to charge you. This all depends on what you need the attorney to do, and the case that's being taken to court. There are lots of things you should know about legal representation. So we're just going to start with the basics.

Find The Right Type Of Lawyer

Legal representation can be broken down into more than just two parts. Some think of bankruptcy attorney Rogers as just civil and criminal. But in reality, not all civil lawyers are willing to do any civil case, just like how not all criminal lawyers will take care of anyone that's in trouble. A civil attorney can specialize in a wide variety or areas. For instance, some just focus on malpractice cases, while others are the type you call when you've been hit by a 16 wheeler.

Criminal lawyers tend to specialize by the severity of the case. Some simply take care of misdemeanors, while others defend people against serious felonies. The type you choose will also depend on whether the case is federal or a state charge.

When Is It Time To Call A Lawyer?

If you are fighting a criminal case, no matter how severe the situation might be, it's a good idea to call a lawyer right away. The sooner he can start working on your defense, the better the outcome will be. Plus, legal representation can help a lot during the early interrogations that often take place. Lawyers are great at making sure you say the right things.

If you are looking to file a civil case, be sure to hire a lawyer within a year of the incident. A lot of states only allow civil cases to be filled two years after incident occurred. If you are defending yourself from a civil case, it's a good idea to hire the representation as early as possible.

Need A Civil Lawyer, But Don't Have The Cash?

Some lawyers will give their services free of charge if they believe the civil case you are bringing against someone has merit. These laywers tend to be excellent at representing their client, as you have to have confidence to wait to get paid. If you would like to look up one of these professionals, they're often referred to as No Win, No Fee lawyers. These lawyers get paid by taking a portion of the money that's rewarded by the judge at the end of the lawsuit.

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Lakelaw - Kenosha
6905 South Green Bay Road
Suite 101
Kenosha, WI 53142-1458
Phone: 262.694.7300
Fax: 262.694.7301
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Lakelaw - Milwaukee
740 N. Plankinton Ave.
Suite 210
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: 262.694.7300
Fax: 262.694.7301
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Lakelaw - Chicago
Monadnock Building
53 W. Jackson Boulevard
Suite 1610 - Chicago, Illinois 60604
Phone: 312.360.1501
Fax: 312.360.1502
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Lakelaw - Waukegan
420 W. Clayton Street
Waukegan, Illinois 60085
Phone: 847.249.9100
Fax: 847.249.9180
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Lakelaw - Skokie
4959 Dempster Street, Suite 101
Skokie, IL 60067
Phone: 224.233.1155
Fax: 847.249.9180
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Recognized for Excellence
  • Lexisnexis / Martindale-hubbell / Peer Review Rated For Ethical Standards And Legal Ability (av)
  • American Board Of Certification / David Leibowitz Is The Only Lawyer In Northeast Illinois Or Southeast Wisconsin Certified In Both Business And Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Pro Bono Awards
  • Rated By Super Lawyers David P Leibowitz Visit Superlawyerscom
  • Businessweekcom Names David P Leibowitz Among Top-rated Foreclosure Defense Attorneys In The Us
  • Avvo Top Bankruptcy Lawyers David Leibowitz