Mortgage forbearance is an agreement between you and your lender to provide temporary relief from paying your mortgage for a specified time, either by lowering or pausing the payments. But beware – banks often prepare these using very one-sided terms and provisions, that may limit your options and put you in a worse position if… Continue reading All About Mortgage Forbearance Agreements
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According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, medical debt is the primary driver of consumer bankruptcies in America. https://www.wsaw.com/2022/04/21/diagnosed-with-debt-wisconsin/
We are proud to announce that our firm has earned the highest recognition in the 2023 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”. Our firm achieved a Tier 1 ranking – the highest possible “Best Lawyers” designation – in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law in the Green Bay and Madison… Continue reading Steinhilber Swanson LLP Among 2023’s “Best Law Firms”
Are you facing a legal issue regarding bankruptcy? Facing it alone can cause you added stress on top of your daily life. You should consider hiring a Super Lawyer to defend you during these challenging times. How Does Someone Become a Super Lawyer? The selection process for the Super Lawyer title is rigorous. Attorneys statewide are assed… Continue reading The Super Lawyers of Steinhilber Swanson LLP.
Firm partner Michael P. Richman was featured on WalletHub’s “Ask the Experts”, answering frequently asked questions about bankruptcy and credit cards. The Q&A includes: What happens to a credit card that you get soon before filing bankruptcy? Can you get a credit card during bankruptcy? How do your credit card options change after bankruptcy proceedings… Continue reading Michael P. Richman Featured on “Ask the Experts”
Loan restructuring and refinancing are two completely different things. Restructuring refers to altering a pre-existing contract. Refinancing refers to when a borrower takes out a new loan that pays off and replaces the pre-existing loan. Follow this link to learn more.
Bankruptcies hit new lows in 2021, but not everyone isexperiencing an economic boom. If you are struggling with unmanageable debt itis important to seek the advice of an experienced bankruptcy attorney. Read more here.
At Steinhilber Swanson LLP, we are proud to announce that Kathleen E. Grant (Of Counsel) has been recognized in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. We are extremely proud to call her a colleague and know how hard she works for our clients. Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America is based on a rigorous peer-review survey comprising… Continue reading Kathleen E. Grant Named to 29th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America
At Steinhilber Swanson LLP, we are proud to announce that James D. Sweet has been named to the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. We are extremely proud to call him a partner and colleague, and can think of no one more deserving of this recognition. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based on a rigorous peer-review… Continue reading James D. Sweet Named to 29th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America
The financial problems facing farmers have an effect on their mental health as well as their bottom lines. Wisconsin led the nation in farm bankruptcies in 2020 and 2021. https://www.jsonline.com/story/news/solutions/2022/02/15/wisconsin-farmers-find-ways-navigate-mental-health-crises/6775077001/