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how can i verify if Scott Podvin is legit. He is a lawyer with

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how can i verify if Scott Podvin is legit. He is a lawyer with Florida Homestead Law Group , I am in the process of getting my loan modified. He is helping but everything is being done through fax and email I have never meet him or his team. Just recently I got a letter that he is no longer with the company that he is on his own and has opened his own offices,I was asked to choose to stay with the company or go with him . I am not sure I am getting nervous because I call the company and get no answer . How can I find out if I am being helped or if I'm being taken advantage of .
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  JB Umphrey replied 5 years ago.
Hi and thank you for using JustAnswer!

He is a registered member of the Florida Bar:

He has had no professional discipline in the past 10 years.

If you want to meet him, schedule an appointment to meet him at his new office.

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