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When Is the Worst Age to File for Bankruptcy in Pennsylvania?

Bankruptcy is sometimes the only option for dealing with debt that is too burdensome to be paid within a reasonable amount of time. And while there are almost always certain consequences that can come along with bankruptcy, there are certain ages at which the debtor...

When Is the Best Age to File for Bankruptcy in Pennsylvania?

Sometimes declaring bankruptcy is the only way to deal with crippling debt, but some people may wonder which stage in their life would be best for declaring bankruptcy. Bankruptcy, although it can be a solution, does have some consequences that can affect personal...

Can You Buy a Home in Pennsylvania If You File for Bankruptcy?

For many people in Pennsylvania, filing for bankruptcy is a way to relieve themselves from certain forms of debt and move ahead with a clean slate. Filing for bankruptcy is a good option for many people, but it can have some negative consequences, such as lowering...

How Do I Get My Social Security Statement in NJ or Pennsylvania?

Your Social Security Statement is a secure, official record of your earnings and estimated disability benefits. These statements are important to check and review, because they will help to give you a more accurate idea of the benefits you might qualify for in the...

How Are Social Security Survivor Benefits Calculated in PA and NJ?

Social Security survivor benefits are benefits provided to eligible widows and widowers by the Social Security Administration (SSA) after a spouse passes away. In order to qualify for survivor benefits, you must fall within certain age limits, in addition to meeting...

THE RESULTS

BANKRUPTCY

“When we came to see Gail Marr, Esquire, we were behind on our mortgage and car, and really wondered if we would be able to dig ourselves out. However, Gail was totally patient and understanding and that made us feel more relaxed, and we were able to successfully complete a Chapter 13 Plan. We are now 5 years removed from bankruptcy, and it was the best thing that we had ever decided to do.”

"Paul, you were so understanding and sympathetic, I truly felt like you understood where I was coming from. I was terrified and thought I would never be able to make it through, but you changed my opinion of attorneys, and I would highly recommend you to anyone who is in need of financial help."

DISABILITY

Daria S. is under the age of 50 and classified by Social Security as a younger individual. She was denied benefits in Pennsylvania and came to our office with complaints of uncontrolled dizziness and vomiting with numbness and right side tinnitus. Her previous work history was with the U.S. Postal Service. Her primary diagnoses included vertigo and Meniere’s Disease. We were successful in helping Daria obtain benefits.

“Mr. Young was very knowledgeable and made us feel at ease with our situation. He handled our case very professionally and in a more timely manner than I have heard of other attorneys through friends. His staff was also very understanding and helpful. I would definitely recommend him and his firm and would use him again, if needed, in the future!”

CRIMINAL DEFENSE

Client was facing 90 days minimum imprisonment for a 2nd offense DUI. Case was dismissed at the Preliminary Hearing when the officer was unable to prove that the client operated the vehicle.

Client was originally charged with Felony criminal mischief for allegedly destroying thousands of dollars of bread and cookies in a supermarket in Yardley, PA. Client was found not guilty by jury of all criminal charges, sentenced by the judge for summary violation to pay $500.00 fine. Received worldwide coverage from the Associated Press and Newsweek Magazine and story was on all 4 local news stations, CNN and the Court Channel.