Can someone file a bankruptcy and protect their home?

Often times when people come into our office they have credit card debt, medical bills, things like that they just can't pay. They say I own a home can I do a chapter 7 bankruptcy? The answer is maybe, what we have to do is look at the value of your home and how much...

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Common Bankruptcy questions answered!

I am behind 10,000$ on my mortgage payments,Can you help me? Yes we can, in a chapter 13 we have the ability to set up a payment plan for you. We can stretch that payment plan over and up to 5 years, if you can resume making your regular mortgage payments we can take...

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Making a Registry in your 30s?  Ask for gifts that matter!

By: Rachael B. Brekke, Esq.   Building a registry can be fun and stressful at the same time.  You get to walk around with a scanning gun and add unlimited items that will help build your next chapter. And let’s be real, you can ask for anything!  Every time I see...

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Aretha Franklin died without a Will? What happens next?

By: Rachael B. Brekke, JD/MBA It was recently confirmed that the Queen of Soul did not have a Will or Trust to plan for the distribution of her estimated fortune of $80 million.  What unfolds next will be determined by the local probate court in Michigan.  So far,...

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Protecting Your Business

By: Rachael B. Brekke, JD/MBA Whether you want to start a business, grow your business, or sell your business – you should always work with a lawyer to protect your business and your interests. There are many types of business entities to choose from in New Jersey and...

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