Foreclosure Lawyer Washington DC

Local resource for foreclosure lawyers in Washington, DC. Find helpful information related to foreclosure laws in your state, including information on foreclosure fraud, foreclosure scams, bankruptcy, loan restructuring, and foreclosure defense, as well as local listings for foreclosure lawyers.

Jamison B Taylor
(202) 997-3802
1218 11th Street NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Real Estate, Estate Planning, Litigation, Landlord & Tenant, Foreclosure
Education
University of Chicago Law School,Northwestern University
State Licensing
DC, New York

Robert J Strupp
(703) 915-1401
1725 I ST NW STE 300
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Contracts, Debt Agreements, Foreclosure, Landlord & Tenant, Residential
State Licensing
DC

Melanie Murray Mfume
(202) 870-1019
1629 K Street NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC
Specialties
Foreclosure, Family
Education
University of Baltimore School of Law,Virginia Tech
State Licensing
DC, Maryland

Kenneth L. Samuelson
(202) 494-0848
2020 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Real Estate, Bankruptcy
Secondary Specialties
Chapter 13, Conveyancing, Construction Financing, Mortgages, Chapter 11, Business Bankruptcy, Foreclosures, Landlord, Personal Bankruptcy, Title Litigation, Renting & Leasing, Buying & Selling, Conveyancing, Construction Financing, Debt Relief, Buying & Selling, Title Insurance, Construction Contracts, Collections & Repossessions, Tenant, Broker & Transaction Litigation, Land Contracts, Title Insurance, Real Estate Loans, Condemnation, Title Litigation, Broker & Transaction Litigation
Education
B.A., University of Pittsburgh, 1968
State Licensing
District of Columbia and Maryland

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Harris S. Ammerman
(202) 638-0606
1115 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Bankruptcy
Secondary Specialties
Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Credit Repair, Personal Bankruptcy, Credit Disputes, Chapter 13, Credit Restoration, Collections & Repossessions, Debt Relief, Business Bankruptcy, Foreclosures, Garnishments, Creditor Harassment
Education
J.D., George Washington University National Law Center, 1972
State Licensing
Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.

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Suren G. Adams
(202) 327-5475
1025 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington D.C., DC
Specialties
Bankruptcy
Secondary Specialties
Collections & Repossessions, Personal Bankruptcy, Chapter 13, Credit Disputes, Credit Restoration, Garnishments, Chapter 7, Credit Repair, Debt Relief, Creditor Harassment, Foreclosures
Education
Juris Doctorate, George Washington University Law School, 2002
State Licensing
Maryland and District of Columbia

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Joseph M. Goldberg
-890-4500
1115 MASSACHUSETTS AVE NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Bankruptcy, Chapter 7, Chapter 13, Foreclosure, Debt Collection
Education
Georgetown University Law Center,Franklin and Marshall College
State Licensing
DC

Albert Wilson, Jr.
(202) 558-5170
700 12th Street NW
Washington DC, DC
Specialties
Bankruptcy
Secondary Specialties
Chapter 7, Credit Restoration, Garnishments, Chapter 11, Chapter 13, Foreclosures, Debt Relief, Credit Repair, Credit Disputes, Collections & Repossessions, Personal Bankruptcy, Creditor Harassment
Education
Diploma in International Legal and European Studies , Université Paris X - Nanterre , 2001
State Licensing
District of Columbia

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Robin L Greenhouse
(202) 756-8204
600 13th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC
Specialties
Foreclosure, Insurance, Tax
Education
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law,University of Maryland, College Park
State Licensing
DC

Edward Elia Zughaib
(202) 625-3610
1025 Thomas Jefferson St., N.W., East Lobby, Suite 700
Washington, DC
Specialties
Real Estate, Financial Markets And Services, Foreclosure, Bankruptcy, Construction
Education
Syracuse University College of Law,Colgate University
State Licensing
DC

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Get Help In Saving Your Home: Hire A Foreclosure Attorney



No one wants to go through the experience of having their home foreclosed. That is why you should take the time to find a good foreclosure attorney who will give you the proper legal advice and guidance so you can keep from having your home taken away. Keep in mind time and money as you are going through this process. A foreclosure attorney may or may not be the right choice for you if you consider those factors.

What Is Foreclosure?

When a homeowner does not pay their mortgage payments, or fails to pay their property taxes, a lender can put the house into foreclosure, which means that they can sell the property with or without notice to the borrower. Reasons for delinquency payments range from lay offs at work, divorce, or other unfortunate life events that occur which leave the borrower drowning in debt. Most people try to find alternate ways of financing their house before they allow it to be foreclosed on. Borrowing from friends or family may be a good option if you have reliable sources of peers that are willing to help you while you are in a place of financial hardship.



Ways To Get Help

If you have enough funds to hire a foreclosure attorney to help you save your home, consider how much time and money you will have to invest into an attorney. Do some research; ask around to find the right one for you. Once you have found a reputable foreclosure attorney, they will usually suggest options available to you. One option is filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy, which will stop a foreclosure right away and will allow you up to three years to catch up on your mortgage payments.

An attorney will also suggest that you agree to a settlement with your lender, in which an arrangement can be made that will allow you to keep your home and catch up with your payments, or make lower ones. In most cases, if your foreclosure case is won, then most attorneys will incur up to 75% of their fees. If the case is not won, or is dismissed, then the foreclosure attorney will not charge you.

In the end, choosing to spend money on a foreclosure attorney is entirely up to you. If you feel that you cannot defend yourself properly, then hiring someone to do it for you may be the best option.