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Injured at Work or a Job Site

Injured at Work or a Job Site

If you are injured at work or on a job site, you will likely be covered under New York’s workers’ compensation laws. Suing an employer directly is not usually an option for recovering financial damages. However, there are two major exceptions to this rule. Contact our office today to consult with our experienced Buffalo workers’ […]

Why Should I Choose Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Why Should I Choose Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Are you wondering, “Why should I choose Chapter 7 bankruptcy?” You probably have a lot of questions about how this works. Here is what you should know before calling our office. Why Should I Choose Chapter 7 Bankruptcy? | Eligibility Debtors who have already filed for Chapter 7 cannot file again for eight years. And […]

What Can Bankruptcy Do for Me?

What Can Bankruptcy Do for Me

“What can bankruptcy do for me?” Bankruptcy can be a powerful tool against your creditors. It can force them to stop contacting you. It can stop a lawsuit. It can protect you from a foreclosure or garnishment. It could even force a creditor to return a repossessed vehicle. Bankruptcy can do many positive things for […]

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Process

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Process

As long as an individual’s debts are below a certain size (about $400,000 for unsecured debts and about $1.1 million for secured debts), the debtor can use the Chapter 13 bankruptcy process. Businesses that are a separate legal entity from an individual, such as a corporation, may not use Chapter 13. However, a sole proprietorship […]

4 Tips for Debt Consolidation

Debt Consolidation

At Cole, Sorrentino, Hurley, Hewner & Gambino, P.C., we are determined to help our clients identify and execute every possible option toward debt relief. If you and your family are facing financial difficulties, we can help. Here are 4 tips for debt consolidation that can help you return to solvency. Contact our Buffalo bankruptcy attorneys […]

Debt Relief Solutions

Debt Relief Solutions

In today’s uncertain economy, more and more people are experiencing financial difficulties. Cole, Sorrentino, Hurley, Hewner & Gambino, P.C., recognize the scope of the issues our clients face. We are determined to help our clients identify and execute all possible debt relief solutions and return to solvency. We want to help alleviate the pressures our clients experience […]

3 Common Disputes Between Landlords and Tenants

3 Common Disputes Between Landlords and Tenants

There is a wide variety of common disputes between landlords and tenants. From nonpayment of rent to property damage to evictions, almost any problem a landlord or tenant has can be a potential legal issue. We’ll briefly explain 3 of the most common disputes between landlords and tenants in this article. For more information, contact […]

Three Questions About Personal Injury Claims

Three Questions About Personal Injury Claims

After being injured in an accident, how can you receive the compensation you need to help pay for the damages you suffered? Can you trust the at-fault party or the insurance company to reimburse you for everything you need? To make sure you receive the full value of what your injuries are worth, you need […]

Recovering Lost Wages After an Injury

Recovering Lost Wages After an Injury

A job site injury can leave you unable to work for some time. Unfortunately, recovering lost wages after an injury isn’t always guaranteed. As unfair as it sounds, workers’ compensation claims get denied all the time. The loss of income — even for a short period of time — can result in financial difficulties. That’s […]

Benefits of Hiring a Real Estate Attorney

Benefits of Hiring a Real Estate Attorney

Are you wondering about the benefits of hiring a real estate attorney? Whether you are a buyer or a seller, your attorney will assist you from the time you enter the contract all the way through the closing and beyond. Once your attorney receives the contract, he or she will reach out to you to […]