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Posted by a client
Recently I was served by DCSS for child support arrears in axcess of $48,000 plus, with an accruing interest rate that is out of control . I would be trying to pay this off for the rest of my life. I have to say DCSS is Ruthless ! Everytime I went to court by myself to lower it, I would endup paying more. Needless to say, I was affraid, and now i need an attouney to represent me. After researching many lawyers, I came accross Elena Mebtahi's website, she had the expierience and skill set to handle my issue. I gave her a call and immediately she put me at ease, she said not to worry, I can get you a low monthly payment. After a few phone calls with her, we were ready to meet in court with DSCC, we sat down with the attourney representing DSCC, and immediately Elena went to work negotiating a better deal for me, I sat back and was amazed by her vast knowledge and expierience in this matter, she was totally looking out for my best interest. By the time the smoke cleared, she had negotiated a small lump sum compromise that would nock the total to, ZERO MONEY OWED !!!! I am free and clear.. I went from paying for life, to Zero Money Owed..
I recommend Elena Mebtahi's services to everyone, check her website out. With 20 years expierience as a attourney she is very affordable...
Posted by Shamika
Everyone has gone above and beyond to help me. I appreciate them all and will definitely recommend them!
They are professional and detailed.
Posted by Salvador Rivera
I had lost hope before i found Elena Mebtahi. I was ripped by two attorneys prior to meet her. I was depressed about my situation, arrears, wage garnishments. So i decided to research the internet. I look many profiles, then i came a cross Elena's profile. Her appearance is what caught my attenttion at first, but i keep on tedearching about her orofessional qualities. I called her and set up an appoinment. When i retained her, she started working on my case, and giving me advices, options, and hope. She was even more concerned than myself about my case. We kept constant communication, by phone, text msgs, emails and in offices visits. During the court hrarings, I was amazed about her performance, her strong caracter, her debating skills are unique, and her presence induces respect. How does a beatiful and petit woman as she is provoques such an intimidation to the other parties in court. The answer is knowledge. Elena knows what she is doing, and she always has an argument ready to support her case. The other attorneys seemef to me like amateurs, compared to her. I just would like to thank her about her comitment, and helping me get back in track again. I DEFINETLY RECOMMEND ELENA MEBTAHI TO ANY ONE WHO NEEDS LEGAL DEFENSE FROM THOSE UNFAIR SUPPORT ORDERS. YOU WILL NOT ONLY BE ASSURED OF HAVING THE BEST LEGAL AID AVAILABLE, BUT WILL ALSO BE HONORED OF HAVING A BEAUTIFUL, ELEGANT LADY FIGHTING FOR YOUR CASE. THANK YOU ELENA. THANKS A LOT FOR YOUR HELP.. When people ask me about an attorney, I do not hessitate and recommend you. Kept up the good work.
Posted by a client
I highly recommend Elena Mebtahi to anyone who is having child support issues. After searching and calling many lawyers, who wanted to charge a high exorbitant fee that I would have been paying, the rest of my life, I found Elena Mebtahi’s website, she had experience in the exact issues I was having, garnished wages, also back pay (arrears) if you lose your job or become disabled forget it. Your arrears will just add on and on, before you know it, you now owe thousands of dollars, your license will be suspended (now you can’t drive to work) DCSS does not care!!! The system is stacked against the paying parent. Never mind that I love my children and trying to do the right thing (funny thing is do they monitor the other parent’s income? As much as they do mine?)
Do Not go by yourself to court, that is why I am recommending Ms.Mebtahi, she charged a very affordable flat fee, that I was able to pay, she is very competent, professional, personable, compassionate. I am very satisfied.
Posted by Rachel
Attorney Elena Mebtahi handled my divorce case in a professional manner a few years ago. I was very pleased with how She kept me informed and took time to explain the whole process. I build confidence in her due to her prompt response in any urgent matter I may have had at the time. I was very satisfied with the outcome of my case! There is no doubt of her knowledge in Law and she was extremely Trusworthy! I would personally use her services again and would highly recommend this lawyer proudly!
Posted by Michael Payne
I've had my legal issues of any sort dealt with and handled by the Mebtahi Law Firm. I cant begin to tell you how much time and money I have saved from the work these professionals do. Can't make or court date for a traffic ticket, suspended license no proof of insurance you name it. The Mebtahi Law firm took care of those issues for me because I was to careless to do it for myself.
Posted by Sandy
My attorney promised my specific identity theft case could be handled within the quoted fee; although she spent several hours with me in court, she handled the matter completely and effectively within the quoted fee and in a timely manner. My issue had been hanging over my head for a long long time and my attorney understood that and the urgency to get this matter cleared. She delivered on both items! I now feel as a weight as been lifted from my shoulders. My attorney was also very prompt to respond to my emails and calls. I couldn't be happier! Thank you Elena!!
Posted by Rachel
I couldn't be more complimentary of Elena and her staff. To date, I have used her 4 times for traffic citations, between my husband and me, one of which was a ticket for 5 mph over that had ballooned into over $900 bail and a threat to suspend my husband's license because of the bungled "work" by another firm. (You can be sure that there is a less complimentary Yelp for that firm.) I see that another reviewer had much the same situation - it looks like Elena's firm has been pulling lots of us from the fire this year... I'm not sure about Ira's experience, and I am at a loss to explain it. I have never even met Ms. Mebtahi in person. We have spoken on the phone and through email, and she has always been polite, but to the point. Let someone else coddle. Her job is to win, and she does. Obviously she can't promise that something will be dismissed. But you can be sure that she will never miss an opportunity to try on your behalf. She won't miss a court date, forget to file a form, or forget to keep you informed. To date, I have never had to show up in court, and she has taken several sticky situations (including one where the court would not pick up the phone for several days running and I could not make a scheduled appearance, one where the other attorney botched it, and one where the court had dismissed my case but had neglected to tell DMV, who had suspended my license...), and she has removed ALL of the worry about it. Knowing that you have a, excellent attorney with excellent staff is life-changing. I couldn't have made it to the courthouse in some cases to clear up the lost paperwork, etc., I couldn't afford to take off work, and I didn't have a vehicle to get there. I can't begin to explain the amount of pressure that she has taken off of my shoulders in the last year, and she has done it so graciously and professionally. Don't expect a fuzzy, lovey-dovey kindergarten teacher. That's not her job. Give her the facts, the paperwork, let her do her job, and know that regardless of how it turns out, there is no way that you could have done better.
Posted by Maurice & Tonya
Attorney Mebtahi is no doubt the best!!!
My husband and I secured her for a bogus child support case he had from a previous marriage, and she saved us a total of $92(k).
From start to finish, she and her team were responsive. We were a bit apprehensive in the beginning since the case originated out of California, thus requiring us to hire an attorney from there (even though we live in Missouri). Communication and trust were key since we relied on her to respond to all of our inquiries via phone and email, and trust that the money we authorized to be debited from our credit/debit cards would not be spent in vain.
For this reason, we highly recommend her services for any child support case that needs to be modified. Her professionalism, flexibility and attention to detail added to the successful outcome, and we greatly appreciate working with someone of her knowledge and expertise. Elena is the truth and definitely our California attorney.
Posted by Daniel
I had a case of arrears due to unemployment and unforseen circumstances, Elena was able to handle my case and go to court for me even though I was on a business trip to Puerto Rico. She was in constant contact with me during the court case, handled all the paperwork for me and basically kept my stress level to a minimum. She was able to work out an agreement that kept my payments affordable and I am very happy with the outcome. As many of you fathers know, getting hit with the paperwork and threats of garnishments at the beggining can make you feel like you dont know what to do, I would say to anybody go ahead and hire Elena and watch your stress and worries go away. I would recommend Elena to anybody that needs help with DCSS!!!!!