FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

CRIMINAL LAW:

What is the difference between a federal case and a state case ?

What is a misdemeanor ?

How do I post bail ?

How do I change my bail conditions ?

Can I travel in on bail ?

Can I travel if  I am on probation ?

What is a withhold of adjudication ?

How can I erase my criminal record ?

What is an executive clemency ?

What is a pardon ?

 

 

REAL ESTATE LAW:

Do I need a lawyer to buy or sell real estate ?

Do I need to be a United states Citizen to buy Real Estate ?

What should I look out for in signing a real estate contract ?

Can I own real estate with anyone else ?

How can I recoup my downpayment if the contract is not completed ?

What is a real estate trust ?

 

 

MORTGAGE LAW:

Must the bank modify my loan ?

How do I get a modification of my loan ?

Why must my spouse sign the mortgage if they did not sign the promissory note ?

How can I get my name off the mortgage and note if I give a quit claim deed to new owner ?

What is a quit claim deed ?

Should I modify my mortgage or walk away from the home ?

 

 

BANKRUPTCY LAW

What is the difference between chapter 7 and chp 13 ?

What can I keep of my personal property if I go into a chapter 7 ?

Can I save my house if I go into chapter 7 or chpt 13 ?

Can the bankruptcy court force the bank to modify my loan ?

Do I have to be a United States Citizen to into bankruptcy ?

Are there any limits on who can go bankrupt ?