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Located in Corona, California but serving the entire State of California, Fransen & Molinaro, LLP prides itself on representing the little guy against the big guy. We represent individuals and small businesses in matters involving: Real Estate Law, Prescription Drug and Medical Device Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, Debt Issues, and More.



Real Estate (Fransen) and Most Things Medical (Molinaro)
Over the last seven years, Fransen & Molinaro, LLP has earned our reputation as an aggressive litigation firm in the real estate and mortgage world. In the meanwhile, firm partner Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. (attorney and physician) has been steadily increasing our reputation in the areas of Prescription Drug and Medical Device Litigation, Medical Malpractice, and Personal Injury. Having over a decade of experience in the real estate world prior to becoming an attorney, there's not much Nathan Fransen doesn't know about real estate law. Having been a practicing physician for 22 years and counting, there's not much Paul J. Molinaro doesn't know about medicine.

What Does Fransen & Molinaro Offer a Californian with Real Estate or Mortgage Questions? The One Hour Consultation!
Continuing to recognize the great value in getting sound legal advice when taking part in any real estate or mortgage transaction, more and more and more clients are hiring us for the "one hour real estate consultation." When you hire us for a one-hour one-on-one consultation with one of our attorneys, you will receive legal advice on any of the following issues: (1) New Home Purchases and Loans - verify the truth of what agents and brokers have been telling you while one of our attorneys goes over the documents with you; (2) Loan Modification - find out if you really have a chance of getting your loan modified and what to expect if you do, or don't, discuss your lender's offer of trial or permanent modification and the accompanying paperwork and learn what "trial modification" means and what it does not mean; (3) Short Sale - discuss the short sale process and the liability associated with it and discover whether your agent or broker told you everything you really should know including some less than obvious risks; (4) "Strategic Default" - discuss the legal ramifications of allowing foreclosure to occur and find out if you can really just "walk away from an upside down home; (5) Suing Your Lender - learn whether you should get a forensic loan document audit, whether you can sue your lender, and what to expect if do sue your lender in California State or Federal Court; (6) Unsecured Debts - obtain advice on how to negotiate with creditors, discuss the bankruptcy option, and find out what rights you have to protect you from creditor harassment. Please call to schedule an appointment and get more information including the amount of the fixed fee for this service.

What Does Fransen & Molinaro Offer a Californian Who Suffers Physical Harm as a Result of a Dangerous Medication or Medical Device? A Free Consultation with Attorney and Physician Paul J. Molinaro!
If you have suffered an unacceptable complication or adverse outcome as a result of medication or medical device, Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. and the law firm of Fransen & Molinaro, LLP can help you learn how to recover for your losses from the big corporations manufacturing and selling these medicines and devices. using a team approach and working with other lawyers is what it takes to successfully win cases against billion dollar corporations. Attorney and Physician Paul J. Molinaro knows how to be a valuable part of such teams. These cases almost always involve multiple plaintiffs and are heard before specially assigned courts in what are called multidistrict litigation lawsuits. These cases involve complex legal and complex medical issues and, therefore, should be handled by someone with the ability to understand both.

What Does Fransen & Molinaro Offer a Californian Who Suffers Physical Harm as a Result of a Healthcare Provider's Negligence? A Free Consultation with Attorney and Physician Paul J. Molinaro!
If you have suffered a catastrophic injury as a result of the actions of a medical professional,Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. offers a free initial consultation to discuss your rights and ability to be compensated for your loss. Paul handles cases involving birth trauma, botched surgery, anesthesia problems, misdiagnoses, failure to diagnose, medication errors, and more

What Does Fransen & Molinaro Offer a Californian Who Suffers Physical Harm as a Result of a Motor Vehicle Accident that Was Not That Californian's Fault? A Free Consultation with Attorney and Physician Paul J. Molinaro!
If you have been seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident, by a defective product, or the negligent actions of another person, Paul J. Molinaro, M.D., J.D. and the law firm of Fransen & Molinaro can help you learn how to recover for your losses. We represent victims of motor vehicle accidents against negligent or drunk drivers, victims of defective products against the makers and sellers of those products, and others who have been harmed by third party carelessness.



-- Representation for Any Party in a Real Estate Transaction (Real Estate Litigation - Plaintiff and Defense)
As brokers and attorneys,Nathan Fransen, Esq. and Paul J. Molinaro, Esq. provide professional legal representation to all of the individuals and small businesses involved in real estate transactions. We handle Purchase and Sale Disputes (court or arbitration),all mortgage matters, failures to disclose defects, short sale contract review, commission disputes, protection of seller's rights, Landlord-Tenant Issues, Title and Deed Issues, Nuisance, Trespass, Easements, Property Damage, Department of Real Estate defense, and white collar real estate crime defense. We represent buyers, sellers, tenants, landlords, borrowers, private ("hard money") lenders, agents and brokers (real estate and mortgage), property inspectors, escrow officers, appraisers, termite inspectors, and more. We provide legal representation to plaintiffs or defendants in State (California) or Federal Court, arbitration, or mediation. Also, for those buyers/borrowers looking to avoid problems before they occur, we offer a paid consultation to review your sales contract and loan documents before signing. We also handle matters cases involving Predatory Lending, Hard Money Loans, Private Lenders, Large National Lenders, RESPA, TILA, HOEPA, California Financial Code. To hear attorney Nathan Fransen argue (and successfully so) before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (Federal Court) CLICK HERE to be taken to an interview with Nathan and Martin Andelman of Mandelman Matters. The interview is intertwined with actual audio of Nathan arguing his case before the Ninth Circuit Appellate Court. Mandelman Matters is a website full of information about the mortgage crisis. Call us for more details.

-- Compliance Training and Review for Real Estate Professionals
Because many real estate professionals find themselves named as defendants simply as a result of not knowing the laws which apply to them, Fransen & Molinaro, LLP offers training seminars and education to the staff of real estate, mortgage, and escrow offices. While we represent individual real estate professionals after trouble arises, we enjoy educating real estate professionals about how to avoid problems before they arise. In some cases, our seminars are free. Please call us for details.

-- Bankruptcy (Chapter 7 or 13)
Our bankruptcy department gained its excellent reputation under attorney Gregg A. Eichler who had practiced for over thirty years before passing away suddenly on November 12, 2011. He was not only respected as a highly skilled bankruptcy lawyer by the legal community, but loved by our clients and considered a friend by our staff. We truly miss him as we continue to handle bankruptcy clients with the same caring and skill that we learned from him.

-- Debt and Credit Law
While bankruptcy is one option that people in debt may consider, there are other issues involving debtors and creditors. Fransen & Molinaro, LLP also represents people with regard to these other issues such as representing borrowers who suffered harassment by creditors who constantly call, write threatening letters, and take other illegal collection actions in direct violation of the laws of California or the United States. We know how to stop this kind of abuse and obtain compensation for victims. Courts take these matters seriously, so do we, and so should you.

-- General Civil Litigation Matters (Breach of Contract, Fraud, Misrepresentation)
Many individuals and small businesses fall victim to scam artists who lie, cheat, and steal or get bullied by larger businesses who use their size to their illegal advantage. Fransen & Molinaro, LLP likes to level the playing fields by providing aggressive and professional representation for the "little guy." If you are the victim of a contract “gone bad,” fraud, misrepresentation, or negligence, please contact Fransen & Molinaro to learn how we can help.

-- Estate Planning (Wills and Living Trusts)
Many of our local residents are young parents who have no will or trust and no knowledge of what they need and retirees with outdated wills and trusts. We provide the advice needed to determine what documents are necessary and then draft those documents for our clients.



We regularly serve all of Southern California, including the Inland Empire (Riverside County and San Bernardino County) and the Counties of Orange and Los Angeles. However, we are licensed to practice throughout the State of California and travel when appropriate.



Nathan Fransen is a broker and attorney with extensive experience (owned a mortgage and real estate sale brokerage).
Paul J. Molinaro is an attorney/physician as well as a broker with considerable mortgage and real estate experience.

Fransen & Molinaro is more than equipped to handle any legal matter involving the above areas. Fransen & Molinaro, LLP can handle the toughest cases involving national lenders or real estate brokers and maintain a one-on-one relationship with all its clients.

Contact a Southern California mortgage attorney, bankruptcy attorney, personal injury attorney, or medical malpractice attorney at Fransen & Molinaro LLP for a consultation about your legal needs.



"Professional, knowledgeable and their no-nonsense approach are what makes them stand out positively from the rest. They receive the highest marks in our book."

"Thanks to Mr. Paul Molinaro and his staff, I saved $170,000. Put your faith in them, they know what they are doing. Thank you Paul Molinaro for being so patient with my case."

"Great people to work with. Honest, speedy, and dependable went exactly as planned/described. I would use their services again if needed."

"They have assisted us with a number of things. They have helped us successfully file for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and have assisted us with a Short Sale, as well."

"My husband and I highly recommend Fransen and Molinaro and their associates. They have helped us get through some of the most difficult times in our lives."

"All of the associates have been extremely helpful and when necessary speak in "layman's" terms so that understanding complicated terminology is not as difficult and intimidating."

"We have already referred a close friend to their firm and will continue to refer others in the future."

"Fransen & Molinaro did my Chapter 13 bankruptcy. When I had no idea what to do, they helped me get through that time with dignity and hope for the future. I have recommended them to family and friends and will continue to do so."

"Gregg Eichler was the third attorney that I met with. He looked me directly in the eye and told me that I was not my FICO score, that it was just a number. He assured me that he and his staff would help me through this process. They treated me with absolute dignity and respect, something that I didn't have for myself any longer. I could not have asked for a better team. I will highly recommend them to anyone that is in this same situation."

"Having just completed a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy using Fransen & Molinaro, I give them a perfect 10. Everything happened exactly as they said it would. They communicated status changes/up-dates in a timely fashion."

"I live in Northern Ca., and each time that I have needed Mr. Fransen he has been here."

"Being in the service business myself I have found the firm to be upfront with me and do its best to manage my expectation even though in some cases I felt desperate to move quickly. The firm explained things to me in a way that helped me to relax and overcome my desperation and anxiety and I am glad because the outcome was as they explained and favorably."

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- TrustLink Reviews of Fransen & Molinaro
- Merchant Circle

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