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How to Get Social Security Payments for a Disability in Pennsylvania?

Applying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits in Pennsylvania is a frustrating process. On average, six out of every ten initial applications are denied. On appeal, approximately 14% of cases that were under reconsideration are approved. Finally,...

Can You File for Bankruptcy to Avoid Eviction in Pennsylvania?

There was a time when you could file for bankruptcy to stop an eviction. Many Chapter 7 filers would use their bankruptcy to stop a sheriff from executing a judgment for possession. While landlords had a right to petition the bankruptcy court to lift the automatic...

Should You File For Bankruptcy if Denied a Mortgage Forbearance?

For many people experiencing financial difficulties, a mortgage forbearance could be a useful tool in coping with mounting monthly bills. When your mortgage lender allows you to pay less than you owe or suspends your monthly payments altogether, it frees up funds for...

How Does Debt Consolidation Work?

When someone feels overwhelmed with credit card debt, they will often turn to creative solutions other than bankruptcy to address the problem. One common tactic is to consolidate the debt into one payment. This could be accomplished in different ways, including...

The Results

Bankruptcy

Best Bucks County Lawyer

“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.”

Best Bucks County Attorney

"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

Best Philadelphia Lawyer

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.

Best Philadelphia Attorney

“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

Philadelphia Lawyer

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.

Bucks County Attorney

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.