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A lawyer can become your new best friend when you find yourself facing the legal system. I learned about the legal system and have information to help others.

You’ve Been Bitten By A Dog: 4 Important Steps To Take

5 February 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

Being bitten by a dog can leave you with injuries, both physical and emotional, that will require professional attention. If you've been bitten by a dog, you may be entitled to monetary compensation for your pain and suffering. However, to ensure you receive the compensation you're entitled to, there are some steps you should take that will protect your rights. Here are four things you should do if you've been the victim of a dog bite. Read More …

Three Topics To Discuss When Hiring A Criminal Attorney

18 January 2016
 Categories: , Blog

Having a brush with the law can be unnerving, especially if you're new to the experience. However, having a skilled criminal attorney in your corner can make you feel much more comfortable about a positive resolution to your legal situation. It's valuable to hire a criminal attorney as quickly as possible, although you shouldn't rush the process because it's important to find the right attorney for your case. You'll likely find yourself talking to a few different attorneys to discuss how their credentials will suit you. Read More …

10 Warning Signs That You Need A Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

30 December 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Your job-related injury is likely covered by your employer's workers' compensation insurance, but claims are not always paid in a timely and trouble-free manner. This insurance is meant to cover your medical expenses and a portion of your lost wages if you are injured on the job. It's important that you inform your supervisor immediately and follow up to ensure that the reports are filled out and filed once you discover your injury. Read More …

5 Consequences Of A DUI Conviction

14 December 2015
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Whether it is your first offense or not, getting arrested for a DUI is not something you should take lightly. Even if you avoid jail time, you may have to deal with some long-term ramifications if you are found guilty. Here are five consequences of a DUI conviction: Your Driver's License Could Get Taken Away If you are convicted off a DUI, there is a good chance that your driver's license will get revoked for a while. Read More …

Can Allegations Of Benefits Fraud Help Your Divorce Or Custody Case?

27 November 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you've recently divorced your spouse after suffering through years of freeloading behavior, you may be mortified (but not really surprised) to discover your spouse is committing benefits fraud. This fraud can take a number of forms -- from forging medical paperwork to secure federal disability benefits to lying about income or assets to qualify for food stamps. What, if anything, should you do upon learning of your ex's fraudulent ways? Read More …