Being arrested for a criminal matter requires your utmost attention. Depending on the charges, a conviction could mean paying a huge price in terms of both money and incarceration. The sooner you contact a criminal defense attorney, the better. When it comes to who to hire, read the below information and learn about some important considerations. Your Personal Rapport This factor is difficult to explain but important. If you are unable to be comfortable with your criminal attorney, your chances of a successful outcome is reduced.
24 January 2019
Serving your spouse with divorce papers is a part of the divorce process, although you'll need to have someone take care of this job for you. While your divorce attorney can assign this task to a process server, you also have the ability to choose someone you know to handle the job. It's important to make a wise choice, but it's equally important to talk to the person at length about how you want the serving process to take place.
11 December 2018
Getting pulled over for a DUI accident can be a scary scenario. Such a charge could drastically change your life, and to ensure it doesn't, you'll need help from a DUI accident lawyer. To ensure your case goes smoothly though, you'll need to hire one of these attorneys using these tips. Gather Personal Recommendations If this is your first time defending a DUI charge, you're probably not sure what attorney to hire.
10 October 2018
Even in the best circumstances, child custody law disputes can be emotionally draining. If your child's other parent is unable to care for your child, you may find yourself embroiled in a custody dispute with your child's grandparent. Or your own parents may want custody if they don't agree with your child-rearing practices. Read on to learn important information regarding a custody dispute with a grandparent. 1. The Court Gives Preference to Parents Over Grandparents
21 September 2018
While it isn't common, some people do enjoy smoking tobacco or other legal substances out of pipes that others may use for marijuana. Unfortunately, this action may cause you to get arrested even if you've never smoked pot a day in your life. It is critical to know how to defend yourself in this kind of situation. Paraphernalia Can Be Hard To Distinguish Drug paraphernalia laws typically dictate that a multitude of pipes fall under this heading.
24 July 2018
Immigration to the US has long been popular with people across the world. In fact, there are over 40 million immigrants in the US making up 13.5 percent of the total US population. If you are considering making the move the US, it can be a long process. The process of immigration is complex and there is a lot of paperwork to fill out. One small mistake can mean a lot of potential issues in the future.
4 June 2018
If your medical condition has made it impossible to work at your job, you might be able to get Social Security benefits. This monthly financial payment could help make ends meet, though the process for being approved is long and difficult. You should know being approved is not a "one and done" sort of thing. You might need to show the Social Security Administration (SSA) that you still need help after a year or so of being on benefits has passed.
12 April 2018
Disturbing new information indicates that sexting—the sharing of sexually explicit photos, videos, and texts—is a common practice among today's teenagers. Unfortunately, many may not realize exactly how dangerous the "sexts" are to their future. If caught, some teens face criminal charges for what many think of as a mostly private act. If you're the parent of a teenager in today's high-tech world, this is what you need to know about sexting.
22 March 2018
It's a common misconception that only real estate agents are available to the home buyer looking for help with the process. However, a real estate lawyer can also handle the same brokerage tasks as an agent while offering you so much more as a buyer. Regardless of the kind of home or condo you're buying, hiring a real estate agent offers these benefits to you as the buyer in the transaction.
14 February 2018
Being involved in a car accident can be very stressful and upsetting. While a car accident can happen in an instant, dealing with the aftermath can take weeks, months, or even years, depending on the situation. There is no need to try to sort through everything on your own after a car accident-- it is in your best interest to hire and attorney. Some situations an experienced attorney can help you with after a car wreck include:
5 February 2018