Lawsuit Goes After a Gaggle of Entities in the Settlement Industry And Lays Open Law Firms Involved

Ice Legal out of Lake Worth Florida has found a target in firms that were engaged in debt settlement. I’ve just discovered a complaint filed in Florida in March 2020 that targets Strategic Financial Solutions, F.Solutions, Strategic Client Support, Summit Client Services, Ryan Sasson, Kimberly Celic, Lauren Montanile, Wyolaw, Jason Blust, Guillermo Geisse, Timothy Burnette, … Read more

Was Upright Law Started by the Same People From Legal Helpers?

A reader sent me the following statement that made me want to know more. They said, “Upright Law was started by the same people from Legal Helpers including Chern.” I have no clue so I took a look. Upright Law It appears Upright Law is an assumed name for Law Solutions Chicago. Other assumed names … Read more

Strategic Financial Solutions and Others Hit With Unpaid Wages Suit

It was just ten days ago when I write about the employment suit against National Debt Relief and I said it seemed like the old settlement days when these sorts of cases were coming fairly regularly. Well on June 17, 2016 another labor suit was filed against Strategic Financial Solutions, Pioneer Law Firm, The Law … Read more

Jeffrey Aleman of Legal Helpers Does a Good Thing in Wisconsin

Attorneys who were involved in the debt settlement firm Legal Helpers Debt Resolution eventually faced all sorts of legal issues, lawsuits, and the loss of their law license. Now I don’t know if there was any bigger strategic plan for doing what I’m about to tell you but for once, an attorney in this mess … Read more

Macey & Aleman / Legal Helpers – Consumer Complaint – March 30, 2015

Consumer Statement: I retained Macey & Aleman/Legal Helpers in 2009 for a chapter 7 bankruptcy. I paid off their fee (almost $2000) in 2011 and did the budget counseling and sent them a copy of the certificate. Explained my husband walked out on me (6/11) and it would take some time to come up with … Read more

Crazy Times for Legal Helpers and Macey Bankruptcy Law

Old dogs in the debt relief field will instantly recognize the names Legal Helpers and Macey Bankruptcy Law from the debt settlement heyday. A tipster (send in your tips here) brought to my attention that Macey Bankruptcy Law, Macey & Aleman, Legal Helpers, and Jacoby & Meyers Bankruptcy were all named in an involuntary bankruptcy … Read more

I Started a Bankruptcy With Legal Helpers But They Never Filed My Bankruptcy. – Barbara

“Dear Steve, Had a “hard time” dealing with Legal Helpers. Started a bankruptcy when I lived in Chicago. Moved to Atlanta in Oct. 2005. Is the Legal Helpers Debt Resolution, in Chicago, the same Legal Helpers, who I made payments to for a bankruptcy? Can they actually keep all the money I paid them – … Read more

Jacoby & Meyers Bankruptcy Was Macey Bankruptcy Law Was Legal Helpers. Paranoid. – Brian

“Dear Steve, I am a little concerned by the bankruptcy law firm that I have hired to pursue my bankruptcy. My wife and I hired Legal Helpers PC due to the ability to pay a minimal up front cost ($100) and be able to make payments until the bankruptcy was paid and could be filed. … Read more

Legel Helpers – Macey Bankruptcy Pulls the Plug and Merges With Jacoby & Meyers

According to information obtained, Macey bankruptcy has decided to merge with Jacoby & Meyers, L.L.C. The resulting national bankruptcy practice section of Jacoby & Meyers will be known as Jacoby & Meyers-Bankruptcy, L.L.P., and will have the combined resources of the two nationwide law firms. Jacoby & Meyers will now have more than 135 offices … Read more

LegalZoom Appears to Hook Up With Legal Helpers / Macey Bankruptcy Law

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent me a link to the LegalZoom site where apparently Macey Bankruptcy Law (AKA Legal Helpers) is now the bankruptcy provider on the Legal Zoom Site. – Source Apparently LegalZoom did their due diligence and had no problem with the Legal Helpers past issues and the C- BBB … Read more

A New Day is Coming for Debt Relief

Last night I did something I haven’t done in a while, I cruised the Craigslist ads looking for the latest claims and ads offering some magical debt relief solution. In the past it has been a treasure trove of problems and offers consumers should avoid. After looking at the ads in New York, Miami, and … Read more

Macey Bankruptcy Law – Legal Helpers – Mona Gacutan – Consumer Complaint – 3-29-2012

Date This Problem Happened: January 15, 2010 State You Live in: Washington Race/Ethnicity: White Age Range: 36-50 Total Amount of Fee Paid: $2,100 Company Name: Macey Bankruptcy Law – Legal Helpers – Mona Gacutan Company Address: 600 Stewart St. Suite 720 Seattle, WA 98101 Company Telephone Number: 888-303-0431 Website of Company: macybankruptcylaw.com Consumer Statement: I … Read more