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Signs You Need a New Attorney

6 Signs You Need a New Attorney

Finding the right attorney for a legal matter is a big decision -- and it’s not always a decision that everyone gets right the first time. Many people hire or retain an attorney only to later determine that they aren’t the right fit. Thankfully,…
Sue for Wrongful Death
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How Do You Sue for Wrongful Death?

If someone you loved was killed due to the negligence or misconduct of another person, you may feel like you have the weight of the world on your shoulders. In addition to losing someone you love, you may also have the strain of financial burdens…
Trucking Accident
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What To Do if You’ve Been in a Trucking Accident

Dealing with the aftermath of an auto accident can be stressful and confusing. It can be even more difficult if you’ve been in a trucking accident that involved a commercial tractor trailer. When injured in a car accident, you will primarily…
Prove Fault in Personal Injury Case
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How to Prove Fault in Personal Injury Case

If you were injured in an accident, the first thing you need to do is seek medical care. Next, you need to find out if you deserve compensation to pay for the damages caused by the accident. You need to determine if another party was at-fault…
Attorney expectations

What You Should Expect from Your Attorney in Every Case

When you have no previous experience dealing with lawyers or courts, it can be intimidating to start to work with an attorney. Without experience, you don’t have anything to shape your expectation of how the attorney-client relationship should…
know the top things not to do during a divorce
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The 9 Things Not To Do During a Divorce Case

A divorce is a delicate time where everything you do (or don’t do) can be scrutinized and used against you. While this may sound intimidating, you won’t have to worry if you know the things not to do during a divorce case. Knowing how…
Workplace Accidents
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Workplace Accidents: Is It Workers’ Comp or Personal Injury?

If you have been involved in a workplace accident, you might be confused about what to do next. You may be aware that filing a workers’ comp or personal injury case can help you collect compensation that is owed to you to cover your expenses.…
Change Lawyers

Can I Change Lawyers in the Middle of a Case?

As a defendant or plaintiff in a legal case, you have certain rights, and one of those rights is to choose which lawyer works on your case. If you are unhappy with your attorney, you almost always have the right to change lawyers in the middle…
Florida Is a No-Fault State.
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Florida Is a No-Fault State & What That Means For Auto Accidents

If you’ve heard that Florida is a no-fault state when it comes to auto accidents, you might be confused about what that means. The phrasing “no-fault” leads many people to misunderstanding the law. Here is what you need to know about…