PRACTICE AREAS

Foreclosure Defense

Foreclosure Defense: Being served with a foreclosure lawsuit can be a frightening thing to face. Everyone has heard of or knows of people who have been removed from their homes by the Sheriff due to a bank foreclosure. When your lender sues your first thoughts are that you might be next. With the right help [..]

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Loan Modification

Loan Modification: If you have fallen behind on your mortgage, it is important you know that there are almost always options that will help you avoid foreclosure and the loss of your home. At First Legal we have an experienced team of attorneys and negotiators who have helped hundreds of homeowners in South Florida work [..]

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Bankruptcy

In times of financial difficulty, bankruptcy may be one of the best options for escaping from overwhelming debt. If the terms of the bankruptcy are met, any remaining debts will be discharged and no longer collectible. Filing for bankruptcy can be a long and confusing process if you don’t know what you’re doing. From deciding under what chapter [..]

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Real Estate

For most people, real estate is by far their largest investment. From unknown liens to unexpected title problems, from predatory lenders to aggressive homeowner associations, from quarrelsome landlord/tenant relationships to costly municipal disputes, there are a myriad of risks that come with owning property. Working with a real estate attorney can help minimize these risks [..]

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Estate Planning

What are advance directives? The advance directives package is a set of documents in which you can appoint individuals of whom you trust to manage your financial affairs and make vital decisions regarding your health care and welfare should you become mentally and/or physically incapacitated. The advance directives package consists of: The durable power of [..]

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Short Sales

Short Sales: There may be times when retaining a property that is in foreclosure or no longer affordable might not be an option or even desirable for the homeowner. When you no longer want to keep a property but you owe more on it than its market value selling it is not a straight-forward proposition. [..]

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Business Law

First Legal is a law firm that serves South Florida’s small businesses. We all start as a small business so we understand the unique needs faced by South Florida’s entrepreneurs as well as the need to control costs whenever possible. We provide affordable and effective legal representation in the following areas. Business Formation While Florida [..]

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