Considering The Creation Of A Trust? 3 Convincing Benefits

Wills and trusts are both legal documents that can help to ensure that your property and affairs are managed to your specifications after your passing. The key difference between these two types of documents is that the directives in a will are not applicable until your passing, while a trust can be created and become applicable while you are still alive.  Those who are considering the creation of a trust can use the following information to learn about the benefits it offers and help to ensure that it is structured to be the best possible fit for their needs. Read More 

How Involved Is the Divorce Process?

It's normal for anyone meeting with a divorce lawyer to want to know how involved the process is likely to be. A divorce attorney can't assure you that the process will take a certain amount of weeks, but they can look at some common factors to give you a ballpark guess. State Laws Even if one party is bent on dragging the process out, your state's laws will impose limits. In some states, the law moves divorce almost as fast as you can get the paperwork to the courthouse. Read More 

What To Expect From A Personal Injury Deposition

A deposition is focused on getting additional information about an individual and their involvement in an incident. Due to this, anything that is said during the deposition is crucial. Generally, the interview is recorded by a court reporter, but it is possible that it may be videoed as well. Depositions are typically held in an office or a conference room instead of in a courtroom. The only people that are at the deposition will normally be you, your attorney, the opposing attorney, any assistant attorneys, a court reporter, and maybe an insurance representative. Read More 

4 Things To Expect From Your Bankruptcy Attorney

Filing for bankruptcy is a legal way of easing debt pressure. Once the case is successfully over, you'll have more freedom, peace, and be able to rebuild your financial life. In 2019, there were 752,160 personal bankruptcy cases filed in the USA. The number is expected to rise as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown hit many. When filing a bankruptcy case, first: Analyze the debt  Know whether you qualify Understand your property exemptions Redeem secured debts Have a credit counseling course Because filing for bankruptcy can be a complicated process, you need the help of an experienced attorney. Read More 

Mistakes Law Firms Should Avoid When Working With Attorney Recruiters

Law firms like yours are in constant pursuit of finding the best attorneys so that their practice can grow and continue to be successful. Using attorney recruiters is a great way to find these professionals. If your law firm is considering such a hiring investment, it pays to avoid the following mistakes throughout this relationship. Mistake #1: Not Using Recruiters Throughout Interviews Attorney recruiters will do a lot of the legwork when it comes to searching and screening attorney candidates to work for your law firm, but you don't want to stop this relationship once you receive a list of high-quality candidates. Read More