Law Offices of John C. Hanrahan, LLC

Law Firm serving Frederick Co., Maryland
Collections Bankruptcy Business Law
240-356-4650

About This Firm

The Law Offices of John C. Hanrahan, LLC, in Frederick, bring over 25 years of legal experience to individuals and businesses in Maryland and the District of Columbia. The Firm focuses on personal and business bankruptcy, collections and general business law matters. Mr. Hanrahan, lauded as one of the area's best bankruptcy lawyers by Frederick Magazine, understands the importance of communication, and works hard to be personally available to respond to questions or concerns. He is an experienced trial attorney, appearing regularly on behalf of clients in state and federal courts.

To set up a free initial consultation, contact John C. Hanrahan online or call his office at 301-620-4378 for an appointment.

The Firm's Practice

John provides comprehensive counsel to clients with legal issues concerning:

-Personal or business bankruptcy - The Firm handles all matters related to Chapter 7, Chapter 13, and Chapter 11 bankruptcy filings. Mr. Hanrahan will help you determine whether you qualify to permanently discharge debt under Chapter 7 or should seek to establish a repayment plan under Chapter 13. He also assists businesses to reorganize under Chapter 11. He will prepare all the documentation required to complete the process and represent you in all hearings or meetings.

-Collections - John represents small-to-medium-sized businesses, including banks, insurance companies and funeral homes, in their debt collection efforts. He handles lawsuits, garnishment actions and foreclosure proceedings, and can protect your interests throughout the bankruptcy process.

-Business law issues - The Firm advises businesses and business owners on a broad range of legal issues, including entity formation, asset acquisition, business or commercial contracts, and the dissolution or winding down of business activities.

John maintains a niche practice protecting the legal rights of funeral homes and funeral home operators. He also handles criminal defense, estate planning, probate administration, and personal injury claims.

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code." This statement is required by 11 U.S.C. Section 528(a)(4) without substantive modification by any firm that assists in filing bankruptcies under the federal Bankruptcy Code; however, it does not state the full range of services available from this Firm.

Areas of Law

  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law.
  • Collections
 

Overall Client Rating

in Bankruptcy, Real Estate and Debtor and Creditor
4.9 out of 5.0

Communication Ability
5.0
Responsiveness
4.7
Quality of Service
5.0
Value for Money
4.9

  • Data based on 16 reviews
  • Recommended by 16 Clients
  • Last reviewed on 09/16/13
Posted by a Consumer on 09/16/13
Recommended
4.8 out of 5.0
Mr. Hanrahan handled my case from cradle to grave. You never know when the unexpected might occur. In my case, the unexpected occurred and Mr. Hanrahan was aggressive and stayed on top of the issues. He may be a little slow to respond to your emails from time to time, but keep in mind...good lawyers stay busy and it is all about the END result. If you want a dependable, honest, and reliable lawyer that can deliver, then call Mr. Hanrahan.
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Posted by a Consumer on 09/05/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
John offered excellent professional service to me throughout my entire experience. What I thought would be a trying and confusing time ended up being completed with relative ease. Mr. Hanrahan took my issues very personally and practically held my hand all the way to the trial, where we won my case. I can't express enough gratitude for the demeanor with which he cared for my needs and delivered his promises.
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Posted by a Consumer on 09/03/13
Recommended
4.5 out of 5.0
John was extremely helpful to us in setting up our wills. I highly recommend John for Estate services.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/22/13
Recommended
4.5 out of 5.0
We met with several lawyers before choosing to proceed with John Hanrahan. He made us feel the most comfortable with the process and was genuinely interested in our situation and best interests.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/21/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
I found John to be very personable and most importantly, very knowledgeable. I felt very at ease knowing he was representing me. He took the time to explain the entire process and "kept it real" regarding every aspect of what I could expect.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/21/13
Recommended
4.8 out of 5.0
Excellent diligence.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/20/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
Very professional, knowledgeable, and stayed on top of things for us. Was more like a Friend.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/20/13
Recommended
4.5 out of 5.0
John is a very good attorney that took charge of my situation and got the job done. He was also very patient and personable with me while guiding me through every step of my case.

Would recommend and use John again for future advice and counsel.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/20/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
I met John Hanrahan by chance. I needed assistance on a few matters and realized that he was the one to help me. Did a fair amount of research of the problem.. gave me his advice of which I readily took. My problem was resolved with his able assistance. Definitely would seek him out if needed
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/20/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
Have know John for many years. He is very professional and promptly handles matters before him.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/19/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
I would recommend John C. Hanrahan, Esquire to any of my family and friends. He is the best! He is fair, honest, reasonable, and a great attorney. He would be an asset to anyone who needed him.
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Posted by a Small Business on 08/19/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
We have been clients of John for a long time. He has always given us excellent service and his tenacity is a great quality.
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Law Offices of John C. Hanrahan, LLC
8 E. 2nd Street, Suite 200,
Frederick, MD 21701
U.S.A.

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301-620-4378

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 8 E. 2nd Street, Suite 200,
Frederick, MD 21701

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