Stephanie Lane has been a licensed attorney
in Ohio for fourteen years, practicing before federal, state and local
courts. She is co-founder and partner of a boutique Cleveland law firm
that concentrates in such areas as contract disputes, employment and civil
rights, foreclosures and collections, and landlord-tenant issues.
She has assisted financially-challenged individuals and businesses in obtaining
satisfactory debt workouts, mortgage loan modifications, and bankruptcy
relief. Before entering private practice, she interned for two years with the
Ohio Civil Rights Commission. She graduated from the University of Akron
with a B.A. in Public Speaking and Interpersonal Communications, magna cum
laude, in 1995, and earned her law degree (J.D.) in 1998 from Case Western Reserve
Find Stephanie at Schmelzer & Lane LLC. Stephanie can also be found on google+, Nolo, & Alllaw.
Articles By Stephanie Lane
Find out how filing for bankruptcy could affect your ability to enlist in the military, and how special rules could help you qualify for Chapter 7 If you are a disabled veteran or are on active military duty.
Here are your options if you need to buy a car or other vehicle soon after bankruptcy.
In some situations, you can prevent a wage garnishment without bankruptcy.
Learn about time-barred debts and when the statute of limitations runs for different types of debts.
You may be able to challenge a wage garnishment. Here are some common objections.
If your wages are being garnished to pay off a judgment, interest will accrue on the principal balance during the garnishment.