25 August 2021
After the death of a loved one who left an estate and property, you can choose to self-administer probate. However, if the estate's value is high and continues to escalate, the probate process gets more complex. Here are some unique situations where you might need to hire a probate law attorney. If You Are New to Probate Matters Having to deal with losing a loved one is complicated, confusing, and comes with several mixed emotions.
19 July 2021
Do you need to start the process of applying for disability due to having a chronic illness? If so, it will help to follow these tips to ensure that you receive your benefits. Know The Different Types Of Benefits There are several types of benefits you can potentially claim for your illness. A popular one that is used is Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), which requires that you have paid into Social Security enough to be eligible to receive benefits.
4 June 2021
The majority of Americans (68%) don't have a will. Broadly speaking, anyone with an estate needs to have a binding will. However, depending on how your estate is dispersed to your nominated beneficiaries, you might find yourself asking a question—are your interests (and those of your beneficiaries) better served by a traditional last will and testament, or a living trust? Traditional Wills A traditional will allows for the distribution of specific gifts (physical and/or cash assets) to your nominated beneficiaries.
22 April 2021
If you have been arrested, you need to make sure that you get an attorney to help you with the charges. You have the right to have someone on your side who is going to fight for you. Your attorney is going to be able to defend you and do any negotiating with the other side necessary. When you are looking for an attorney to help you, there are some things that you can do to make sure that you get the attorney who is right for you.
8 April 2021
If you're confronting a serious disability while you're furloughed from your job, the process of receiving care and resources can feel daunting. Fortunately, a disability lawyer can make sure the system and your employer provide the support you need. Here are some steps to take when filing a disability claim while you're furloughed. Filing Your Claim Disability claims require applicants to answer questions about their employment status, monthly income, and health insurance.
16 March 2021
Going through a separation or a divorce is never easy, but it can be even more complicated if children are involved. This is where child custody law comes into play. If you and the other parent cannot come up with an agreement or have other disputes when it comes to custody, these issues may be dealt with legally. The goal of the law is to act in the best interest of the child.
24 February 2021
It can be difficult to admit that you need help after an accident. After all, you may not be one to ask for and accept assistance from anyone. You may think to take care of your own accident-related issues without relying on anyone else for help. However, taking care of your own issues after an accident can rob you of legal and financial justice to which you are entitled. You can get the assistance that you need by understanding why you need a personal injury lawyer to represent you.
24 February 2021
Being arrested and charged with driving under the influence (DUI) can be distressing. Unfortunately, the law takes this type of offense very seriously, and being convicted of the charge can bring about life-altering actions. Legal actions can sometimes only add to the stress and confusion, and it can be difficult to understand what is going on. For a rundown on what happens after an arrest right up to the end of the case, read on.
17 February 2021
Being arrested is a serious matter and can cost those affected in many ways. After all is said and done, however, some of those acquitted of criminal charges may want to take action against law enforcement. To find out more about taking law enforcement to court for false arrest, read on. A Good Reason for the Arrest The law tries to make it more difficult for law enforcement to make a false arrest by requiring the presence of probable cause.
5 February 2021
When you have children, you do what you can to make sure that they make good choices. However, they are their own people, and they will make their own choices and their own mistakes. Sometimes that means that they are going to end up getting in trouble with the law. If that happens, you want to do what you can to help your child. In this case, making sure that they have an attorney can help them fight in court.