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Wright & James, P.C.

Practice Areas
Bankruptcy

Wright & James, P.C. provide counsel to individuals regarding the filing of a Chapter 7 or a Chapter 13 bankruptcy under the Federal Bankruptcy Laws. At Wright & James, P.C. we take time to carefully interview our clients and assist them in deciding which Chapter is best for them. The filing of a Chapter 7 or a Chapter 13 will do the following:

Chapter 7

  • Give you a fresh start
  • Eliminate credit card debt
  • Eliminate medical bills
  • Discharge personal loans
  • Stop credit collection harassment

Chapter 13

  • Stop potential foreclosure
  • Cure delinquent mortgage payments over time
  • Reorganize your debts and arrange payments over three to five years

Filing a bankruptcy will almost always position us to immediately stop wage garnishments, stop collection harassment, stop a foreclosure on your home, and stop a repossession of your automobile. Bankruptcy can also provide remedies for IRS debt and divorce related debt.

 

Personal Injury

Have you been injured by another? If so we can help.

Personal Injury claims or lawsuits arise when one is injured or killed because of the carelessness or negligence of another. These types of claims typically result from motor vehicle accidents, slip-and-falls, medical malpractice or defective products. A person injured due to the negligence of another may recover money damages for related medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, mental anguish and lost enjoyment of life. Our firm handles a variety of personal injury claims for, including those arising out of:

  • Social Security Claims
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Defective or Dangerous Products
  • Slip and Fall Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Claims Arising from Injuries at Work

Injuries resulting from these types of accidents can be severe and life altering. We will work to protect your legal rights and pursue rightful compensation for long term medical bills, wage loss, disfigurement, pain and suffering, emotional distress, mental anguish, and lost enjoyment of life.

 

Business

Providing a strong and collaborative legal team for businesses and individuals.

Wright & James, P.C. counsels businesses in a variety of issues facing small businesses. These issues include:

  • Entity formation
  • Corporate governance
  • Capital formation and financing
  • Corporate and business tax planning, business counseling
  • Commercial transactions
  • Acquisition and sales

The firm is committed to providing high quality legal attention to the needs of its corporate and business clients. In addition to these services, Wright & James, P.C., has a network of relationships with experts that assist Wright & James clients in specialized areas such accounting, finance and tax.

Business Entity types:

  • Partnerships
  • Joint Ventures
  • Limited Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Partnerships
  • Corporations
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Professional Associations

General Counsel Program

Having immediate access to legal advice can prove invaluable in helping your business navigate potential pitfalls, avoid litigation, and be more prepared should litigation prove necessary. As part of this program, our lawyers will familiarize themselves with your business, saving you time and money when obstacles arise. Simply put, Wright & James's general counsel provides a business with all the benefits of having an in-house attorney without the cost.

If you have questions about the General Counsel Program, please contact one of our attorneys.

 

Taxation

We provide customized legal solutions to your tax issues.

Tax issues can arise from most all types of business and financing activities. At Wright & James, P.C. we provide tax counsel to individuals, corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships regarding issues of both state and federal tax law. These issues include the following:

  • S corporation elections
  • Tax issues regarding proposed business transactions
  • Creating structures for new business ventures
  • Federal and State tax controversy resolution (audit, appeal, and collection)
  • Tax planning for businesses and closely-held businesses
  • Estate planning
  • Financing of proposed transactions

The attorneys of Wright & James, P.C., work closely with clients to help structure all manner of transactions with a view toward maximizing tax benefits, reducing risk, and assuring compliance with applicable tax laws.