What We Do

Below contains LSCD's practice areas.

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Bankruptcy/Debtor Relief

LSCD provides legal assistance for those seeking to file Chapters 7 and 13 bankruptcy. In addition, we help with petitions and provide advice for debtor relief.

Learn more about bankruptcy under our Topics tab here.


LSCD provides legal assistance for the following:

  • Car Repair
  • Car Warranty
  • Collection Practices
  • Contracts/Warranties
  • Creditor Harassment/Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA)
  • Debt Collection Activities
  • Deceptive Trade Acts & Practices
  • Deficiency
  • Fair Credit Reporting Actions
  • Fraud
  • Garnishments
  • Home Repair
  • Identity Theft
  • Loans/Installment Purchase
  • Predatory Lending Practices
  • Public Utilities
  • Repossessions
  • Student Loans
  • Truth-in-Lending Act Violation
  • Unfair & Deceptive Sales & Practices

Learn more about consumer/finance issues under our Topics tab here.

Housing Issues

LSCD provides legal assistance for the following:

  • Code Violations
  • Eviction
  • Foreclosure
  • Private Landlord/Tenant  -- we represent tenants, not landlords
  • Mobile Homes
  • Mortgage Default
  • Mortgage Predatory Lending/Practices
  • Mortgage Remediation
  • Security Deposits
  • Unsafe Conditions
  • Utility Cut-offs

Learn more about housing issues under our Topics tab here.

Unemployment Compensation

LSCD provides legal assistance with appeals and unemployment benefit problems.

Learn more about unemployment issues under our Topics tab here.

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