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Attorneys Serving San Jose and The Bay Area

Carrying the weight of a legal matter alone can be disheartening, complicating experience for any individual. Whether it is a matter of a personal injury, family law, or criminal case, attorneys at Scher, Bassett & Hames, are here to offer you the legal counsel that you deserve in this time. The many laws associated with your case may be overwhelming to understand, and it is for this reason you deserve a legal professional who can clearly guide you through whatever your legal situation may be.

At Scher, Bassett & Hames we offer our services in various areas of law because we understand that the people in our community deserve representation in all aspects of life. Our team of dedicated professionals offers only the highest of quality counsel to our clients as we understand these matters are not only serious, but personal. By hiring a San Jose lawyer, you can rest assured that your case will be treated carefully and that our team will do whatever we can in order to represent your situation. The goal of our firm is to provide every client with quality representation in order to achieve a favorable outcome.

Our Areas of Practice

Our areas of legal practice include, but are not limited to, the following:

Personal Injury

Have you been recently involved in a motor vehicle accident? Are you suffering life-altering injuries after an incident at your workplace? While accidents can and do happen, many instances are often preventable. If you believe that your injury is a result of the negligent acts of another, our legal team will fight tirelessly so that you can receive just compensation.

Workers’ Compensation

On-the-job injuries are unfortunately common in today’s society, and they are often times directly caused by the negligence of a co-worker or the employer. If you have been injured on the job, it is your right to receive workers’ compensation benefits in order to compensate for the expenses of your injury as well as the time required off work.

Bankruptcy Attorneys in San Jose

Do you feel the burden of financial debt? Are you concerned that you will not ever pay off the loans that you owe? Are you overwhelmed with continual phone calls and letters from creditors? If so, you are not alone. People nationwide are currently struggling with some level of debt, and filing for bankruptcy is one of the many options available to you!

Criminal Defense

Have you been recently arrested or accused of a crime? If so, attorneys at Scher, Bassett & Hames are prepared to offer you the aggressive legal representation you deserve when accused of breaking the law. We put forward our time and resources in order to build a strong defense on your behalf, doing whatever it takes to fight for both your rights and your future!

DUI Defense

If you have been arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, it is imperative that you contact an attorney immediately to fight on your behalf. This is a serious criminal offense, and if convicted it could result in extensive fines, probation, license suspension, and even possible jail time. Do not take this charge lightly; your future may be at stake.

Family Law

Are you contemplating separating or divorcing your spouse? If so, there are many factors to be addressed during the process-including the division of property, custody and child support, alimony, and more. Perhaps you are getting married soon and you want to file for a prenuptial agreement? Whatever the situation may be, attorneys at our office are able to offer you the systematic legal guidance that you deserve when dealing with the legal matters of your family!

Social Security Disability Claims

If you have recently been disabled and are no longer able to work, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a supplemental income that may be able to help. Whether you are seeking to apply for these benefits or your application for benefits has been denied, our legal team will help you access the issue at hand and together take the appropriate course of action.

Legal Representation for People Throughout San Jose and The Bay Area

At Scher, Bassett & Hames, we offer the highly qualified legal representation that you deserve, whatever your legal matter may be! When you contact our firm, we offer ever prospective client a free initial consultation, so that you do not have to feel the pressure of hiring our firm without understanding how we can help you. We want each of our clients to know that we care about each case individually-we will stop at nothing to see that justice is accomplished and your rights are protected.