What if I filed an eviction without an attorney and the tenant filed an answer?

If you filed an eviction without an attorney that’s considered a pro se filing. If a tenant files an answer then the eviction is then contested and a judge has essentially three options. The judge can either order money in the court registry, the judge can order a hearing to determine rent, or the judge […]

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The Bankruptcy Process: What to Expect When you File Bankruptcy

So what is the bankruptcy filing process? Well the first thing that typically clients are going to do is they’re going to schedule a consultation with an attorney and they’re going to review all the option that’s available choose a chapter either chapter 7 or chapter 13 and then the attorney is going to tell […]

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I’ve received a Summons and Complaint, what do I do now?

A child support case is open when at least one parent files an application either online or at a local child support agency, or when a referral is received from the welfare department because the child is receiving CalWORKs, KinGAP, or foster care. The local child support agency will conduct interviews and obtain the necessary […]

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