Hiring the Right Lawyer for Your Specific Legal Needs

Reasons Why You May Want To Hire An Estate Administration Attorney

You may have been named the executor in your loved one's will, and you now feel completely overwhelmed in what to do. While some wills are pretty straightforward and clearly defined in what should happen to your loved one's property and other assets, others might be a bit more complicated. They could include a business, several houses and investment properties, and more. While not all cases require taking the matter to court in probate, you might feel more comfortable consulting an estate administration attorney to help you with the overall process.   Read More...

How To Disinherit Someone: Is The $1 Story True?

A claim that occasionally travels around, either through word-of-mouth or social media, is that the way to disinherit someone and make sure they can't win any of your estate is to mention them specifically in your will and leave them a specific small amount, such as $1. This makes sense at first, but when you look at how the current estate-planning field works, it's not completely accurate. Before you rely on a social media post for estate-planning advice, speak with an actual estate-planning attorney because you don't have to send money to anyone you disinherit.   Read More...

Why Hiring A Family Lawyer For Your Custody Case Is Better Than Going Through It Alone

Custody and alimony battles can get ugly very quickly. There are a lot of emotions involved with most divorces, and things can escalate further when there are children involved. If you see yourself going down this path in the near future, it will be to your benefit to hire a family lawyer as soon as possible. Even if you think you and your spouse can work things out like adults, having a family lawyer to talk or vent to can help you get through this process with your sanity (and your bank account) intact.   Read More...

What To Know About Being Injured As A Motorcycle Passenger

Were you in a situation where you were involved in an accident as a passenger on a motorcycle? If so, you may be wondering what you should do to receive compensation for your injuries. Injured By A Third Party If the person responsible for the accident was a third party, such as another vehicle that collided with the motorcycle, then you have the same rights as the driver of the motorcycle you were on.   Read More...

Don't Sign That Workers' Comp Settlement Until...

After a work injury, it can be tempting to get everything over with as soon as possible. This, however, might be one time that it pays to take your time before you sign on the dotted line. Before you agree to a lump-sum settlement, be sure to consider everything because most workers' comp settlements cannot be reopened once closed. To help you understand the implications, read below. Know Something About the Future   Read More...