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THREE THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN HIRING A DIVORCE ATTORNEY

THREE THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN HIRING A DIVORCE ATTORNEY Going through a separation or divorce can be hard on both your spouse and your family, not to mention having to fret about how well things are going to go for you in the courtroom. If you are leaving a long-term marriage, you have to consider various variables such as children, debts to be divided, etc. Selecting a good divorce attorney could directly result how you fair both financially and emotionally post-divorce. Three things you should consider: 1. Communication: The most common [...]

April 23rd, 2018|Categories: divorce, family law, hiring an attorney|

PREPARING FOR COURT

PREPARING FOR COURT Finding yourself in a courtroom or in front of a judge can be an intimidating experience. Your case depends on whether you present yourself in a good light. Although legal situations may find your stomach in knots, it is how you present yourself that will make the most impact. Here are a few tips from our law attorneys that will shed some light on how to find yourself ready for a courtroom appearance. Communication is key. Should you be working with an employment, family, or criminal defense [...]

March 21st, 2018|Categories: court|

EMPLOYMENT PROTECTION FOR THOSE IN THE MILITARY

EMPLOYMENT PROTECTION FOR THOSE IN THE MILITARY Although race, gender, age, and disability are the most well-known forms of discrimination, veterans and current members of the armed forces are often subject to the very same behavior. Luckily, the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) protects against such. Although shocking, discrimination against vets and servicemembers often comes from employers who worry that military duties will interfere with work. Who is protected? Those who are already members in the uniformed services are protected, but those who have applied, previously performed, [...]

February 12th, 2018|Categories: employment law, military|