If you want to stop foreclosure in Washington DC, Maryland or Virginia, you must act quickly to protect your rights. If you have missed mortgage payments and a foreclosure auction or court hearing, contact the foreclosure lawyers at Lee Legal today. Your lender will not stop the foreclosure process until the sale of your home is complete. We will fight for your rights.

The experienced foreclosure prevention attorneys at Lee Legal can help you determine your options. You may want simply to “buy some time” in which to figure out which option is right for you. We can help you:

  • Delay or stop a foreclosure sale or auction
  • Obtain a modification, short sale or deed-in-lieu of foreclosure
  • File Chapter 13 bankruptcy to stop foreclosure
  • Negotiate more favorable mortgage terms
  • Review mortgage documents to determine chain of title
  • “Strip” unsecured equity loans

We will work closely with you to identify and prepare a strategy specific to your individual circumstances and goals. Lee Legal will help you examine all of your options. Foreclosure can have a serious impact on both your credit score and tax liability, so you should seek legal advice on how best to proceed.

Hire a foreclosure attorney familiar with every aspect of the foreclosure process. If you are facing foreclosure, you have options, but you must be proactive! Don’t wait until it is too late.

Does My Spouse Have to File Bankruptcy, Too?

November 21, 2013 Brian V. Lee

When you get married, your finances become closely intertwined with the finances of your spouse. If you are considering filing for bankruptcy in the Washington DC area, you may wonder: Does my spouse have to file bankruptcy, too? The answer [ . . . ]

What is the Bankruptcy Means Test?

November 19, 2013 Brian V. Lee

If you want to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you must pass the Chapter 7 bankruptcy means test. Congress designed the Chapter 7 bankruptcy means test to prevent higher income-earners from discharging debts they have income sufficient to pay. The means [ . . . ]

What is a 341 Hearing?

November 5, 2013 Brian V. Lee

What is a 341 hearing? Well, that’s a savvy question. The 341 hearing is otherwise known as the Meeting of Creditors. The Bankruptcy Code requires debtors to attend a Meeting of Creditors shortly after a bankruptcy filing. The bankruptcy trustee [ . . . ]

Should I File a Chapter 13 in Maryland?

October 29, 2013 Brian V. Lee

Deciding whether to file for bankruptcy is an important choice. Once you’ve made the decision to get serious help with dealing with your debt, you have another choice to make. You need to decide which chapter of the bankruptcy code [ . . . ]

Lien Strip in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

October 24, 2013 Brian V. Lee

The lien strip in Chapter 13 bankruptcy can remove a lien guaranteeing a loan against your real property. The lien strip reclassifies the second mortgage or home equity line of credit (“HELOC”) from secured debt to unsecured debt. Lien stripping [ . . . ]

Avoiding Bankruptcy Can Cost You Money

October 21, 2013 Brian V. Lee

Avoiding bankruptcy when you know that it’s the smartest choice can cost you money. In almost every case my clients really did everything they possibly could to avoid bankruptcy. But mistakes are easy to make. Do not do any of [ . . . ]

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