Hiring a Family Law Attorney When Adopting a Child

  • Divorce VS Annulment: Two Ways To End A Marriage

    24 August 2020

    Marriages are more than symbolic commitments between lovers. They unite two people in many legal ways, too. A married couple shares monetary assets, physical properties, guardianship rights to their children, and much more. Whenever a marriage has to end, family law attorneys help the married couple separate their lives as equitably as possible. Depending on the length of the marriage and many other factors, attorneys help their clients either file for divorce or annulment.

  • Guidance When A Loved One Is Facing A Life Sentence

    27 July 2020

    If your son was a white collar worker who abided by state and federal laws for the duration of his lifetime, but then wound up in the wrong place at the wrong time, he may be currently facing prison time and the possibility of receiving a life sentence. Good people make mistakes every day, and the thought of spending a life behind bars can be damaging to an individual and their personal bonds with family members.

  • A Look At The 4 Typical Contexts From Which Toxic Tort Cases Usually Arise

    24 June 2020

    Toxic tort is a unique sect of the personal injury legal arena. The phrase toxic tort is used in reference to injury caused by exposure to some kind of toxic agent. Chemicals and toxins surround people in everyday situations, but sometimes, exposure is completely unexpected and happens without warning. When exposure leads to injuries and damages for the individual, a toxic tort case is born and personal injury attorneys step in to help.

  • Brain Injuries & Seeking Compensation

    21 May 2020

    Brain injuries can pose a significant problem for many people who are involved in serious injuries. Unfortunately, these injuries can cause permanent disability or even death. Even in cases that are not extremely serious, brain injuries can have a major impact on your life, leaving you with serious complications in some cases. It is not easy to deal with these injuries. Who Can Pursue a Case After a Brain Injury?

  • Common Myths About Mesothelioma Legal Suits

    21 April 2020

    Individuals who develop mesothelioma due to exposure to asbestos may be entitled to compensation, and a mesothelioma lawyer can help. Unfortunately, many people who have this condition never seek legal counsel to find out if they are entitled to a settlement. Many myths are behind this unfortunate fact. Here is a look at some of the common myths you should know.  Myth: You Can Only Sue If Mesothelioma Has Affected Your Lungs 

  • 4 Reasons To Contact A Gender Discrimination Attorney

    16 March 2020

    Since the 1960s, United States law at both the federal and state levels explicitly prohibits discrimination in the workplace, including on the basis of gender or sex. Sadly, however, discrimination still persists in many forms, some more obvious than others. If you are troubled by a certain gender-related incident at work or believe that you have been (or currently still are) the victim of discrimination because of your gender, it may be a good idea to contact a law firm that specializes in gender discrimination law.

  • What To Know When Hiring An Accident Lawyer

    10 February 2020

    If you been in a car accident, there is a good chance that more than just your vehicle has been damaged. Often, those who are in accidents end up with long-term health consequences as a result of the accident. In many cases, seeking out legal help is the only way you will be able to get what you need to recover. After an accident, it's imperative to call an accident lawyer as soon as possible.

  • What Does Conflicting Out Mean In A Divorce?

    13 January 2020

    There are a variety of tricks spouses can use in a divorce case to gain the upper hand, and one of these tricks is referred to as conflicting out. This practice is a sneaky type of move made by one spouse in an attempt to gain more control of the situation. If you are about to head into a divorce, it is important to know what this is and how your spouse might use it against you.

  • Why Are Medical Experts Important In A Medical Malpractice Case?

    14 November 2019

    Nearly every medical malpractice case eventually comes down to a "battle of the experts." Expert witnesses are often used by the plaintiff to explain to a jury exactly what went wrong during a procedure and how it's a case of malpractice.  If you've been injured due to a medical provider's negligence, here are the things you need to know about medical experts and your case. What makes someone a medical expert?

  • 3 Unusual Assets To Deal With In An Estate

    17 October 2019

    In the modern economy, estate lawyers find themselves coming into contact with more clients with non-traditional assets than ever before. Folks frequently have questions for estate attorneys about everything from investments overseas to digital assets. Let's take a look at what you need to do to ensure that your more unusual assets are transferred to those you care about. Internet and Social Media Properties These digital assets are a lot like giving someone a car, in the sense that the best way to transfer them is to make sure you include the keys.