Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

  • Auto Accidents 101: 4 Common Distractions That You Probably Don't Think Are Dangerous

    Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of auto accidents. Whether playing on a cell phone or applying makeup, distractions are very problematic for drivers of all ages. So what are some of the more common distractions that drivers don't think of? Here are four: 1. Hands-Free Devices If you are like most people, you probably think using a hands-free device is safe. While it is certainly safer than using your eyes and hands, it isn't foolproof.

  • Probate And How Not To Avoid It

    You likely have heard numerous sources proclaim the evils of probate when it comes to estate planning. In reality, the complete avoidance of probate is probably extremely unlikely, mostly owing to it's value in dealing with the debts of the estate. It should also be noted that the use of trusts, transfers on death designations and deed assignations can increase the efficiency of the estate process. However, probate is a usually a vital step that must be taken, and it pays to have a good understanding of this legal process.

  • Is It Possible To Fight Deportation?

    Once deported, it can often prove challenging for an immigrant to gain the legal right to re-enter the country. It is because of this, it is important to fight a deportation. How you fight the deportation depends on the details of your case. If you are facing deportation, here is what you need to know.  Why Are You Being Deported? Obviously, if you are facing deportation, you are not legally in the country.

  • Entering A Different Country With A Criminal Conviction?

    After having a criminal charge in your record, travel can be difficult. Even if you have been paroled and are eligible to travel around the United States, visiting other countries can be a problem. Many countries have strict rules about people with criminal charges entering their country. However, if you really wish to travel and are willing to take the necessary steps, there are some options, depending on your situation.

  • Injured By A Distracted Driver? 4 Potential Ways To Prove It

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that every single day there are more than nine deaths and 1,153 injuries in crashes that are caused by distracted drivers. With distracted driving, there is more to it than just texting and driving, as a person could be trying to talk, apply make-up or eat while driving. If you've been injured in a car accident and believe the other driver was preoccupied at the time, which is what resulted in the crash, how do you prove it?

  • About Me

    Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

    Hello, I'm Phillip Kerr and I just love the legal profession and courtroom drama. Have you ever watched judge shows on TV? I know that these shows are not an accurate representation of the courtroom, but there is something you may have noticed. Some individuals come into the courtroom well-dressed, articulate, respectful and with the knowledge and documents necessary to support a case, while others come unprepared, slovenly dressed and appear as if they do not have a care in the world. How you present yourself and the knowledge that you have of the law will have an impact on how you are treated, even if you have legal representation. This blog is designed to assist those who are going to trial in doing just that.