When you close on the purchase of a new home, you may be excited to move in immediately and start living in your new neighborhood. However, all your plans could come to a grinding halt if you soon discover defects or damage in the home that the seller didn't tell you about. Repairing this damage could cost much more than you can afford after you've just paid for a down payment.
18 May 2021
Whether you are buying your first home or your 10th piece of property, there are a variety of different reasons why you might want to consider professional legal help. A real estate attorney who knows their stuff can prevent you from making a mistake or help you navigate through waters you've never been through before. Here are some of the different reasons why hiring a real estate attorney before your next transaction is a good idea.
12 April 2021
Most couples that are getting a divorce can benefit from hiring a divorce attorney, although some people do decide to handle it themselves or work with a mediator instead. If you have children, however, it's probably a particularly good idea for you to hire a divorce attorney; this might be the best decision for you for these reasons and more. You Probably Want to Keep Things Civil for the Kids
15 March 2021
Coping with the death of a loved one is challenging. The last thing you want to do is leave your surviving family members with the burden of dealing with the probate process. Probate is a time-consuming and costly process that could take years to resolve. The best way to protect your family from probate is to exercise proper estate planning strategies before your death. You can work with the right attorney to complete estate planning tasks that will prevent your assets from going into probate.
12 February 2021
Bankruptcy is a process, and Chapter 7 bankruptcies are marked with a big milestone — the creditor's meeting. This meeting might come a month or so after you file and is probably the only time you must appear before any sort of official during the bankruptcy. Some people needlessly dread this meeting and are happy when it's over. The meeting might be over, but there are still things going on with your Chapter 7, and the final petition is still some time away.
13 January 2021
Those that are new to real estate transactions may greatly underestimate the complexity of the legal issues that can be involved with them. As a result, there are many legal services that individuals will need from an attorney that works in real estate law. Provide Invaluable Legal Guidance To New Buyers And Sellers Individuals that are new to the buying and selling process can need a number of important legal questions answered about their transaction.
10 December 2020
All people, no matter their legal history, have certain rights that must be respected. Criminal law attorneys everywhere make sure their defendants get justice after police wrongdoing. Every day, police officers around the country arrest thousands of people. In fact, in 2014 alone, over 11 million people were arrested across all 50 states. With so many arrests, officers are bound to make errors that could infringe on the rights of the people they take into their custody.
10 November 2020