Attorneys and financial peace

The word “professional” has ancient roots in religion. One who “professed” a belief or a creed. The word was adopted to secular work in the context of professing a particular type of work. Attorneys take an oath when admitted to the “bar.” A bar is a group of attorneys that have a common geographic connection or practice area. Most state bars are mandatory for attorneys and they are regulated through the state bar, often in connection with the state courts. Before we are admitted to the bar we must “profess” an oath. Here is the oath that attorneys take in…

September 11

I remember where I was on 11 September 2001. I was driving to my job as a research attorney for the First District Court, when I heard on the radio that the first of the two towers had been struck by a jet. By the time I made it to the office, the bailiffs had pulled a TV out in the lobby so that people could watch it. I remember the look on people’s faces as we watched the two towers burn and then fall. We knew something was happening that would change the world. I have a friend that…
Henderson Law Offices Financial Peace Class

Financial Peace University Class

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University – All new 9 week course. Thursday night classes. 7:30 p.m. starting 10 January 2013.  Sign up by going to this link: DaveRamsey.com  Or call us to enroll and order your membership kit. When: 1/10/13 to 3/07/13 Where: Henderson Law Offices (Providence location for first 3 classes then in new Logan location) Time: 7:30pm How: Visit DaveRamsey.com or Call Henderson Law Offices [jcarousel visible=”1″ scroll=”1″ wrap=”last”] [slide][youtube url=”http://youtu.be/XO2MIoCA_Qw” width=”250″ height=”199″ autohide=”0″ fs=”1″ rel=”0″][/slide] [/jcarousel]

Financial Peace

Dave Ramsey is a hero of mine. He is an example of coming back from the brink and then turned around and helped hundreds of thousands if not millions of people like him. I became a lawyer because I enjoy helping people who are in trouble. These days, there are a lot of people in trouble. They probably all agree with Dave Ramsey that “Financial Peace” are two words that don’t often go together. I have a friend who was about to loose his house. It gave me great satisfaction to stop the foreclosure process and help him to restructure …