Asset Protection


Nobody wants to unnecessarily part ways with their hard earned money. Planning ahead helps to keep money and property in the family or wherever one prefers during disability or after death. Aside from the simple will, there are many avenues that should be explored when setting up an asset protection plan. Talking with a lawyer about your legal options can prove to be extremely useful should the unexpected happen.

Putting your property in trust may be the best way to preserve your assets for future generations. Sometimes a little more planning and ingenuity is necessary to properly preserve assets and property. Also, there may be tax implications to consider when setting up an asset protection plan. No matter your age, it is never too early to set up a complete asset protection plan to secure your future and the future of your family.

Bankruptcy & Real Estate Law

Legal Assistance with Bankruptcy

The thought of bankruptcy is frightening to most people, but with the right legal firm, you can safely navigate the process of bankruptcy and come out ahead. Attorney Bohnet and Attorney Farrington in Palmer, Massachusetts and Westfield, Massachusetts we have many years of experience with bankruptcy law.

Attorney Bohnet and Attorney Farrington have assisted clients through hundreds of bankruptcy petitions. Bankruptcy is not an option for everyone. There are threshold requirements and time limitations for filing bankruptcy. A bankruptcy lawyer can look over your case and advise you of your options. Most cases are filed under Chapter 7, 11, or 13 of the Bankruptcy Code. Federal courts have jurisdiction in bankruptcy cases—meaning state courts cannot hear a bankruptcy case. We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

There are numerous laws, both federal and state, that apply to bankruptcy. A bankruptcy attorney can answer questions you might have, such as: Will I lose my house and car? How will bankruptcy affect my credit?
 
 
Real Estate Protection & Transactions

Attorney Jeffery S. Bohnet has been performing real estate transactional work for over two decades. Real estate law calls for attention to detail and the ability to meet strict deadlines. Whether you are buying, selling, or refinancing a residential or commercial property, a real estate attorney makes sure that all steps are taken for the transaction to occur smoothly. Working with Attorney Bohnet is specifically committed to handling all of your real estate law needs.

Whether you are a first time home buyer or more experienced in the real estate market, Attorney Bohnet will guide you through your transaction.
 

Civil Litigation & Contracts


From disputes with a neighbor, to breach of contract, to injuries resulting from someone's negligence, civil litigation covers a wide array of legal disputes. If you think you may have claim against another party, an attorney can help to evaluate your case and give you an honest opinion about your chances for success. Bohnet, Romani & Farrington, P.A. has extensive experience representing clients in civil litigation, including taking and defending depositions, motion practice, brief writing, orgal arguments, trials, arbitrations, mediations, and negotiating settlements. Our skilled representation in court led to a recent jury verdict of over $800,000.00.

There are three basic levels of trial courts in Massachusetts—small claims court, district court, and superior court. The court you file in differs depending on your circumstances. As such, the costs associated with filing in these courts differ as well. A lawyer can help to explain the differences and challenges in filing in the separate courts available to you in Massachusetts.

Our attorneys can help review and edit contracts you use for your business. Whether you need help creating contracts or simply reviewing the contracts you already use, the attornys at Bohnet, Romani & Farrington, P.A. would be happy to assist you.

Additionally, if you find yourself in the middle of on ongoing contract dispute, our attorneys can help to accomplish a favorable result.