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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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Who Has Jurisdiction Over Your Divorce?

30 June 2019
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You might get so caught up in the emotional aspect of your divorce that you fail to see things from a legal point of view. Ignoring legal jurisdiction when you divorce could cause unnecessary complications for divorcing couples. To help you better understand how jurisdictional issues could affect your divorce, read on. Do You Have Legal Domicile? To have a legal divorce, you must file in the state where you can show residence. Read More …

Court Is Not Your Only Option: Why Alternative Dispute Resolution May Be Right for You

23 April 2019
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Many people think when two parties don't agree on the legalities of something, whether it's a business or personal relationship, that their only recourse is to battle it out in the court system. This is far from the case, however. In addition to court being costly for both parties, neither usually ends up being happy with what the court decides. A better option — at least initially — is to go through an alternative dispute resolution service. Read More …

4 Ways To Protect Your Children In A Contentious Custody Case

29 January 2019
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One of the most difficult aspects of going through a divorce is making decisions regarding physical and legal custody of any minor children. Some custody cases quickly turn contentious, dragging out the divorce and exposing the kids to high levels of stress. The situation is even more stressful if members of your extended family take sides and try to turn the children against one or both of their parents. You may not be able to completely eliminate the stress of going through a divorce, but you can shield your kids from some of the negative effects of a contentious custody case. Read More …

Let a Lawyer Handle the Auto Accident Claim While You Heal

5 December 2018
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Anytime you get in your car, buckle your seat belt, and head out on the roads, things can go bad, and lots of times, it won't even be your fault. When an auto accident happens, there's typically one person at fault—if that person's inability to drive safely as caused the accident, they can be held liable for the injuries that you have sustained and the damages that have been caused. How do you prove that you weren't responsible for the accident? Read More …

Facing Burglary Charges? Here’s What You Need To Know

29 October 2018
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Being charged with burglary is a very serious matter that can cost you your freedom for many years if you are found guilty. Anyone charged with this offense needs to know as much as they can about the legal system as it applies to burglary. Here is closer look at burglary offense law. Definition The law has a specific definition of burglary. Most state legal codes have three conditions that must be met for an incident to be defined as a burglary. Read More …