Can I File Bankruptcy Without an Attorney?

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Filing for bankruptcy in Arizona can be a lengthy legal process, one that requires a comprehensive understanding of bankruptcy law, extensive paperwork, and thorough organization of your finances and debts. In most cases, filing for bankruptcy is significantly easier with the help of an Arizona bankruptcy lawyer. However, it is technically possible (although not necessarily […]

Arrested for DUI, but Not Charged

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Arrested for DUI but Not Charged? It’s Just a Matter of Time. Often, people walk into our office after being arrested for DUI but have not been formally charged with a crime. Many think the police made a mistake or that the police decided to just let them go without criminal charges. However, an experienced […]

How Long Can I Be Held in Custody by Arizona Law Enforcement?

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Often after someone is arrested in Arizona, the next step involves being taken into custody by law enforcement. How long a person will remain in police custody depends on if and when authorities charge them with a crime. At this point, you can be arrested but not charged, a situation which presents something of a […]

Arizona Prop 207 FAQ

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The legalities of marijuana use changed dramatically with Arizona Prop 207. Now signed into law, Prop 207 (also known as the Smart and Safe Act) has legalized (“decriminalized”) the use of marijuana for recreational purposes. To help you understand what the law does and doesn’t do, the criminal defense attorneys at Lerner and Rowe Law […]

Does Bankruptcy Cover Arizona Evictions?

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According to the National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA), 170,000 to 250,000 Arizona renters are at risk of being evicted due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. With the state’s unemployment rate at nearly 8% and a little over two months left of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) extended eviction moratorium, thousands […]

Bankruptcy Laws Defined

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Bankruptcy is a legal proceeding allowing an individual or business unable to pay their debts to have their debts cancelled (or reorganized), and providing an opportunity for creditors to be paid something. Most Arizona bankruptcy law cases are voluntary and filed by a debtor seeking protection from creditors. However, in some instances, creditors may place […]