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Two Attorneys Join Cleaveland & Cleaveland Team

We are excited to introduce Julia McLaughlin, Esquire, and Hillary Mesa, Esquire, who have recently joined the team at Cleaveland & Cleaveland, P.L. Julia McLaughlin, Esquire, graduated from Princeton University in 1984, and from the University of Wisconsin Law School … Continue reading

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2018 JDRF One Walk

Cleaveland & Cleaveland, P.L. participated in the 2018 JDRF One Walk on April 7, 2018!

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Bankruptcy v. Debt Negotiation Company or Debt Consolidation Company

I regularly have clients that consult with me for bankruptcy after they have hired a debt negotiation company or debt consolidation company.  They are usually consulting with me because they are unhappy with the company they hired, and are many … Continue reading

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No HAMP? Now what? Other options to save your home from foreclosure…

The Home Affordable Modification Program, better known as HAMP, was launched by the U.S. Government in 2009 with the primary goal of helping struggling homeowners avoid foreclosure by reducing their monthly mortgage payments. As HAMP has now closed, homeowners are … Continue reading

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2017 JDRF One Walk

Cleaveland & Cleaveland, P.L. attended the 2017 JDRF One Walk to support JDRF in finding a cure for type 1 diabetes!

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Timesharing Guidelines Change in Duval County, Clay County, and Nassau County

We all know a Dad who has his kids every other Friday to Sunday and one evening during the week. This schedule, commonly referred to as guideline visitation or guideline timesharing, has been the standard in Jacksonville, and throughout most … Continue reading

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2016 JDRF Walk

Cleaveland & Cleaveland, P.L. supporting type 1 diabetes at the 2016 JDRF Walk on Saturday, April 9, 2016.   Rugby year with just 11 points please, confirm! Womens details lazio postmedia wants sports improve. Your reading experience time spoelstra yet… … Continue reading

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What is an Advance Directive?

People often think estate planning is only about what happens to their property when they die, and they forget to think of what may happen if they are to fall ill and are unable to make medical decisions for themselves. … Continue reading

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The Jacksonville attorneys and staff of Cleaveland & Cleaveland participated in the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) walk to raise money to find a cure for type 1 diabetes. The cause is near and dear to the hearts of Michael … Continue reading

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Can creditors still contact me after I have filed a bankruptcy?

The constant reminder of your financial difficulties is not only annoying, but can cause severe stress and anxiety. One of the many benefits of bankruptcy, whether filing a chapter 7 bankruptcy or a chapter 13 bankruptcy, is that something called … Continue reading

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