Partner Bryan Fears Nominated to American Inn of Court
July 21, 2017
Fears | Nachawati Law Firm is proud to announce that founding partner Bryan Fears has been nominated to become a member of the William “Mac” Taylor, Jr. American Inn of Court. The American Inns of Court is an association of lawyers, judges, and other legal professionals from all levels and backgrounds who share a passion for professional excellence. The goal of the Inn of Court...
Partner Majed Nachawati reappointed as Panel Chairman of State Bar of Texas Grievance Committee
July 21, 2017
We are proud to announce that Fears | Nachawati Law Firm founding partner, Majed Nachawati, has been reappointed as Panel Chairman on Panel 2, District 6 Grievance Committee of the State Bar of Texas for a second term. This prestigious position is filled based up on nominations from other grievance committee members, and ultimately appointed by the Committee Chair. The Committee’s goal is to ensure that...
6 Things to Know When Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit
July 6, 2017
It’s a process and as the saying goes – good things take time. A little bit of patience can lead to a much bigger return. Many companies will offer the minimum settlement, and after facing medical bills and lost wages, it’s easy for victims to feel desperate and accept less than they deserve. With the help of an experienced attorney, you can be compensated for...
Banks Agree to Report Debts as Discharged
June 6, 2017
There are many false beliefs when it comes to discharged debts. Some believe that debts are “erased;” others believe that discharged debts are no longer legal obligations. Neither of these beliefs are accurate. In simple terms, a discharged debt means that the creditor is enjoined from collecting on that debt from the debtor. The bankruptcy discharge is a court injunction that protects the debtor, personally....
Employee Spotlight: Meet Julianne
June 6, 2017
“My clients come in feeling the weight of the world on their shoulders. Hopefully they leave feeling some of that pressure taken off.” Julianne has diligently served as head of our bankruptcy department for the last year. She is an LSU law grad but has called Texas home for more than 20 years. Julianne loves working at Fears Nachawati because of the “true team-based attitude...
7 Things to Know Before Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
June 5, 2017
Tell the Truth. Tell the Truth. Tell the Truth. The most important thing is to be completely transparent with your attorney. He is on your side and can only protect you if he knows absolutely everything about your income, debts, assets, etc. You swear to tell the truth in your bankruptcy paperwork – lies and omissions in the paperwork may be a crime. There are...