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Brenda Simpkins Burris
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Rock Hill, SC




Background Information

Brenda is a long-time resident of South Carolina with an unparalleled work-ethic beginning at age 14. At this young age, she learned what client service is all about and never stopped serving others. Brenda is a Navy veteran and currently owns her own tax service serving small businesses and has been an active member of the local business community for two decades. Most notably, Brenda has become a passionate advocate for a host of criminal justice reforms to help stop the proliferation of due process abuses that are becoming common-place not only is South Carolina, but throughout many towns and cities across the country.

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DPA has a long, and well-established , track record that has saved folks hundreds of thousands of dollars. You can save yourself a lot of time, energy, effort, and money when dealing with any of the following situations if you take the time to FIRST find out how, and why your due process rights are so critical. Therefore, please don’t hesitate to contact me to inquire about any research, writing, case review, strategy, litigation support, referral, and education you need in connection with ANY pressing personal or business issue where you‘ve been caught “between a rock and a hard spot.”

This checklist identifies many circumstances where your due process rights can be the key to resolving an urgent matter:

  1. You’ve received a collection letter asking you to pay a debt you don’t owe.
  2. Your credit report has errors in it.
  3. You’re working in a hostile work environment, but don’t want to quit.
  4. Your employer is discriminating against you.
  5. You paid a deposit for work a company refuses to do or finish.
  6. Your bank is threatening foreclosure.
  7. Your landlord is trying to evict you.
  8. The car you bought is a “lemon.”
  9. Your insurance company won’t settle a claim.
  10. Your attorney wants much more money than you can afford.
  11. The sheriff has served you papers that you don’t understand.
  12. You’re thinking about getting divorced.
  13. You co-signed a loan for someone and they are not paying the debt.
  14. You need help in finding the right attorney.
  15. You’ve been arrested or accused of a crime.
  16. You can’t afford your child support payments.
  17. You want to set up a trust.
  18. You missed a court date.
  19. You’ve paid for merchandise that you never got.
  20. You’re thinking of filing for bankruptcy.
  21. You’ve been in a car accident.
  22. You want to modify your divorce decree.
  23. Your attorney is not protecting your interests.
  24. You’re having a major dispute with a business partner.
  25. You want to start your own business.
  26. You need a business summary or financing proposal prepared.
  27. You need a demand letter written.
  28. You want to file a formal complaint about a company.
  29. You want to file a Freedom of Information Act request.
  30. You‘ve been the victim of a costly fraud.
  31. Your business needs financing.
  32. You’re looking for a business partner.
  33. You own a franchise and you’re having a dispute with the franchisor.
  34. You’re interested in finding good real estate investments.
  35. You need to catch up on tax debt and file back tax returns.
  36. You need litigation support.
  37. You don’t understand the local court rules or procedures.
  38. You need help with electronic court filing.
  39. You need to have an employee handbook prepared.
  40. You need information about representing yourself in a court proceeding.

As you can imagine, these examples are just the tip of the iceberg. In all cases, the first step is to get the facts about your rights and take a look at your realistic alternatives If you can take five or ten minutes to send me an email that includes a very brief description of what you’re looking for, I will make sure you receive an IMMEDIATE response to your inquiry (within a day or so) with some no-obligation suggestions about how you might proceed given the current circumstances and resources.

More often than not, you’ll find out that due process rights and considerations will be a major factor - so I look forward to hearing from you!

In the interim, here are some DPA materials and resources that may be of interest to you:

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The Due Process Advocate   

DPA Checklist for Prospective Clients   

DP 101 Registration   

DPA Due Process Checklist   

DPA Age of Majority Survey   

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Rock Hill, SC 29730
 
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