STOP Creditor Harassment Lawyers in Will County, IL
If you debts are past due, you know the phone calls from creditors can be relentless. They call your home constantly, send threatening letters, report you to the credit agencies and, if they don't get what they want, they may seek a wage garnishment or even take you to court.
Joliet, Illinois Bankruptcy & Debt Relief Attorneys
Creditors are not likely to stop any time soon. Creditors typically continue on their path of harassment and intimidation until they get what they want or until they are forced to stop. One way to protect your rights and put an end to constant collection calls and harassment is to retain an experienced bankruptcy attorney. A lawyer can advise you of your rights and help you make an informed decision about the steps you can take to end creditor harassment.
We Can Help
At Illini Legal Services, in Joliet, Illinois, we protect the rights of people who are being harassed by creditors. Our founding partner, attorney C. David Ward, has been handling bankruptcy and debt reliefmatters since 1975.
If you are being harassed by creditors, please contact us to schedule a free consultation with a lawyer at our firm to learn more about bankruptcy. At your consultation, we will provide the information you need to make an informed decision about bankruptcy. We will discuss the difference between Chapter 7 bankruptcy and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, and which option is best for you.
The Automatic Stay Will STOP Creditor Harassment - Joliet, IL Bankruptcy Attorneys
At your consultation, we can discuss the automatic stay and other important aspects of the bankruptcy process. When you file for bankruptcy, an automatic stay is placed on further collection activity by most creditors, including credit card companies, medical bill collectors and other collectors of consumer debt. Only child support obliges and other limited types of collectors may continue to contact you for collection of your debts.
As a result, you are freed from the constant stress and worry of collection calls, collection letters, threats of a home foreclosure, threats of wage garnishment and other forms of creditor harassment that have been the source of considerable stain. The automatic stay gives us time to help you formulate a financial plan of attack to preserve your financial freedom.
At Illini Legal Services, we offer a free in person consultation to each of our clients. During your consultation, we will take the time to listen to your financial concerns and assess your case and individual situation. We have four locations to serve you. Contact us today for help!
Illini Legal Services is engaged in the private practice of law and is not a public legal aid agency. We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.