A Meaningful Job

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A Meaningful Job

When I was a kid, many of my friends wanted to be firefighters, teachers, and policemen when they grew up. Interestingly, I told everyone who was interested that I wanted to be a lawyer. I was fascinated with crime shows. While watching my favorite television programs as a child, I was captivated by actors who played the roles of tough, successful lawyers. No matter what they were facing at trial, they always discovered the truth in every case. While I majored in business instead of law, I still have an amazing appreciation for the work attorneys do today. On this blog, I hope you will discover the importance of lawyers in our society. Enjoy!

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Questions to Ask Your Criminal Defense Attorney

7 April 2016
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When you are charged with a crime, it is crucial that you find high-quality legal representation. It is even more important that you communicate properly with your criminal defense attorney. You likely have many questions and concerns to address, so write them down prior to your initial meeting. Make sure you include the following questions, as they are important for your protection and the outcome of your legal situation. What You Should Do (or Not Do) Read More …

Effects Of Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

6 April 2016
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Considering a Chapter 7 bankruptcy is a big decision that will affect many aspects of your financial history and future. Here are some of the major implications to expect with Chapter 7 bankruptcy.  Debt and Credit Effects The process of completing a Chapter 7 bankruptcy takes a few months from start to finish, and after that time, you'll be eliminated from most types of debt. This can give you the freedom you need to start rebuilding your assets. Read More …

What You Need To Know Before Getting An Interlock Device

6 April 2016
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Interlock ignition devices are one popular solution for DUI offenders who need to retain control of their vehicle. Essentially, this device incorporates a breathalyzer into the car's ignition to make sure that drivers haven't been drinking. Here is what you need to know when looking into these devices.  Interlock Devices Are Well Supported The first thing to know is that, if you are seeking an interlock for your vehicle, you're in good company. Read More …

Powerful Facts About The Powers Of Attorney

5 April 2016
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The term "power of attorney" can often be heard, but few people probably understand what a POA really means. These legal documents are indeed powerful, and there are actually more than one type of Power of Attorney. You will want to use the correct type, so read on for a summary of the 4 main types and when to use them. 1. General The General Power of Attorney is the most well-known and commonly used of the four. Read More …

Executor Duties In 8 Simple Steps

4 April 2016
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Being chosen to be an executor is both an honor and a tremendous responsibility. Only the most trusted friends or family members are given this opportunity, which involves so much more than just following the wishes of the deceased. Many people are uncertain about what the duties of an executor are exactly, so read on to learn about the 8 simple steps involved. 1. Gather Documents One of your first duties should be locating important documents, some of which will be needed to make funeral and burial arrangements. Read More …