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Candace Y. Brooks

Candace Y. Brooks

Brooks & Carpenter
  • Bankruptcy, Business Law, Foreclosure Defense
  • California, Eastern District of California
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Ethics and Professionalism
5.0/5.0
Peter Lawrence Cianchetta
Reviewed by Peter Lawrence Cianchetta February 27, 2019
Rating: 10 Justia Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
Candace has an excellent knowledge and skill in Bankruptcy, she is a zealous advocate and extremely competent.
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Summary

Candace opened her own law practice in 1996. Candace’s law practice focuses on helping clients with their bankruptcy and business needs.

For the past 23 years, Candace has devoted her law practice to assisting individuals and businesses through the difficult process of re-organization, examination of all options, and filing for protection under the federal bankruptcy law.

Candace has fought for the rights of numerous individuals and businesses facing economic uncertainty which has required representation in the federal Bankruptcy Courts, and advising individuals and businesses on a fresh economic recovery after bankruptcy.

Candace was a "military brat" and moved with her family to Sacramento in 1970. Candace has grown up in the Sacramento area and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from California State University, Sacramento, and her Law Degree from Lincoln Law School in Sacramento in 1994.

Candace is currently on the Board of the Sacramento Valley Bankruptcy Forum which is the main organization responsible for providing continuing education for all of Northern California Bankruptcy Lawyers.

Candace volunteers at the Sacramento Bankruptcy Pro-Se Help Desk.

Candace currently is studying French and enjoys music, art and spending time with her family and friends.
Candace loves animals and enjoys supporting the SPCA events

Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Foreclosure Defense
Video Chat and Conferencing
  • Skype
  • Zoom
Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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Eastern District of California
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Partner
Brooks & Carpenter
- Current
Attorney, President
Holland Law Offices
Independent Claims Adjuster - Construction Defect Claims
Zurich North America
Litigation Adjuster
CNA Insurance
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Claims Specialist (Inside/Field Adjuster)
State Farm
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Education
California State University - Sacramento
B.S. | Economics
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Lincoln Law School of Sacramento
J.D. (1994)
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Professional Associations
California State Bar  # 181713
Member
Current
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Sacramento County Bar Association
Member
Current
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NACBA – National Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys
Member
Current
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Judicial Advisory Committee (JAC) - CAED
Board Member
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California Bankruptcy Forum (CBF)
Board Member
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Sacramento Valley Bankruptcy Forum
Past President & Officer
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Attorney Advisory Board for ARAG Insurance
Member
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State Bar of California, Business Law Section, Insolvency Law Commitee
Board Member & Co-Chair of the Constituency & Outreach Committee ,
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Activities: Constituency, Outreach &Website Sub-committee Insolvency Law Committee, 2016-2018
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Sacramento Valley Bankruptcy Forum
Board Member
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Candace Y. Brooks' Website Profile
Website
Brooks & Carpenter Website
Contact & Map
Brooks & Carpenter
1652 West Texas Street
Fairfield, CA 94533
Telephone: (707) 421-8884
Fax: (916) 927-0772
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)
Brooks & Carpenter
555 University Avenue
Suite 130
Sacramento, CA 95825
Toll-Free: (916) 927-4989
Fax: (916) 927-0772
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)
Brooks & Carpenter
Melody Lane
Roseville, CA 95678
Toll-Free: (916) 927-4989
Fax: (916) 927-0772
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)
Notice: We take appointments after 5:00 pm.
Brooks & Carpenter
Sacramento Office
1652 West Texas Street
Fairfield, CA 94533
Telephone: (707) 421-8884
Fax: (916) 927-0772
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)
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