Attorney in Camarillo

Professional Legal Services


Some people dream of success. We make it happen.

Janet L Mertes 
The Right Attorney for YOU

Lawyer in Camarillo

Ms. Mertes received her bachelor's degree from the UCLA and her law degree from Ventura College of Law where she achieved the highest grades in Bankruptcy, Legal Writing, Legal Research, and was a member and officer of the Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity.  Ms. Mertes is an active member in Ventura County and the legal community.  She volunteers in the Woodland Hills and Conejo Legal Clinics.  Additionally, Ms. Mertes has been a judge for the Ventura County Mock Trial Association. 

*  Ventura County Bar Association
*  American Bar Association
*  Los Angeles Bar Association
*  National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
*  Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Association 
*  UCLA Alumni

Helping Clients in Financial Trouble!​

Imagine a Law Firm with highly experienced, down-to-earth and compassionate attorneys who are committed to protecting their clients interests and helping them restore their financial security and peace of mind.   This is the mission statement of our firm.

Over the years, we've met with thousands of individuals who are experiencing financial issues like never before.  As such, we have seen it all and can use this experience to assist new clients in their legal matter.  We know that we can help you restore your peace of mind and get back to living life and enjoying your family and friends.

At the JLM Law Firm we believe in educating our clients on the subjects that affect their well being.  In addition, we offer a wide range of common sense services to fit our client's needs and budget.  These services range from full legal representation to standalone document review.  In addition, we have preparation services that puts our expert staff just a phone call away or we can review your legal contracts and provide timely recommendations.  For others the emotional battle of relentless calls from creditors is too much to handle and they prefer that we talk to them directly. All of these options are extremely affordable based on your individual circumstances.  


"I want to thank Janet for helping me with my financial situation.  She was informative, effective and great to work with.  She provided a means for us to go forward"  


"Bankruptcy was one of the best decisions I have made to save my home and move forward.  Thanks Janet". 



"The financial burden has finally been lifted with the help of Janet Mertes.  I certainly appreciate the help and guidance she provided".