When Child Custody Becomes Part Of A Divorce

The overlap between the jobs of a divorce attorney and a child custody attorney are fairly numerous. Even in situations where both former partners are trying to handle issues in a friendly manner, challenges can emerge. Here are some of the questions you may want to consider as you move forward with a divorce and there's a kid in the picture. Both Parents Need Counsel A lawyer cannot represent two sides in a matter, regardless of whether both ex-partners are amenable to such an arrangement. Read More 

How Is Child Custody Decided?

When parents divorce, a parenting plan should be created. This plan designates which parent gets custody of the child and which parent might be able to visit the child on a scheduled basis. There are several factors that can go into this determination and understanding them might assist you in planning your custody case. Read on to learn more. When the parents agree – Not all child custody issues need to be acrimonious. Read More 

There Are Different Things That Could Happen If You Get Pulled Over For A DWI

Getting pulled over because a police officer believes that you are driving in an unsafe manner may end up with you getting charged with driving under the influence of some kind of intoxicant. That intoxicant could include alcohol, street drugs, or prescription medication. If you are pulled over, there are a few things that could happen.  Ticket and release One outcome is that you could get a ticket and the police officer releases you to let you go home. Read More 

Expecting A Visit: What To Know About The Bankruptcy Home Inspection

Filling out your bankruptcy paperwork can be a big job, but the results of a successful chapter 7 bankruptcy can provide filers with welcome debt relief. In most cases, your bankruptcy will be all over within a few months' time. Attend the two education classes, file the paperwork, and appear at your creditors meeting; it's simple and uneventful, at least in most cases. There does exist the possibility that the bankruptcy trustee will inspect your property. Read More 

3 Factors To Consider When Pleading Down A DUI Charge

Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol is never ok. However, mistakes do happen, so it is wise to use these mistakes as learning opportunities. Many people plead guilty to their DUI charge, which is an option to consider. Others may choose to plead down their DUI charge, which can reduce your penalties and the actual sentence in some cases. If you are considering a reduction in your DUI charge, here are a few important things to know. Read More