Clients can get big results from our personal attention to each client.

RESULTS

You work with me, not an overworked, inexperienced attorney.

EXPERIENCE

We have lead over 5,000 clients to a debt-free life.

WE WIN

WE ARE THE “SHUT DOWN” LAW FIRM- WE SHUT CREDITORS DOWN

Experience and Certified

​James J. Burns Jr. is dedicated to helping people get out of debt and reboot their lives. The United States Constitution allows for people to file bankruptcy; our Founding Fathers knew it was bad for America for people to remain in permanent debt. James helps people realize their dream of starting fresh debt-free.

James has been licensed in IL for 28 years, practiced bankruptcy law for 26 years and lead over 5,000 clients to a debt-free life over his years of practice.

  • Member, National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association

Our Office

25 North County Street,
​1st Floor
Waukegan, IL 60085

(847) 782-1300

53 West Jackson Blvd.
#724
Chicago, IL 60604

(312) 880-0195

​Lake County’s Trusted Bankruptcy Attorney.  We permanently eliminate your debt, stop garnishments, stop repossessions, stop foreclosures and workout delinquent student loan.  We stop the harassing calls and letters. If you need a Gurnee bankruptcy lawyer call our office today!

MY PRACTICE AREAS

Chapter 7

Chapter 7 occurs when a debtor files a petition with a bankruptcy court to eliminate most debt.

Chapter 13

Chapter 13 bankruptcy deals with the reorganization of debts, also referred to as a wage earner’s plan.

Chapter 11

Chapter 11 bankruptcy allows for reorganization of the debtor’s assets. Medium and large businesses usually pursue this kind of bankruptcy.

Mortgage Loan Modification

A mortgage loan modification is a restructuring of the mortgage wherein the terms of the loan are changed so the payments are more affordable to the payer.

Student Loan Debt Workouts

Restructuring student loans to make debts more manageable to pay back.

Foreclosure Defense

When a homeowner decides to challenge foreclosure actions by taking their case to a judge.

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