Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

  • Estate Planning When You Have a Blended Family

    If you are part of a blended family, doing clear estate planning is crucial. You and your spouse will need to ensure that all property you own together, as well as anything you owned separately before the marriage, is properly dispersed based on your wishes once you have passed on. The following are some things to keep in mind when estate planning with a blended family. Know How the Process Works

  • 3 Tips For Co-Parenting While Divorcing

    Co-parenting after the relationship between you and your spouse has ended can be challenging. It is made especially difficult if there are bad feelings between the two of you. However, it is necessary that you and your soon-to-be ex find a way to work together to raise your child. Here are some tips for co-parenting despite your differences.  Leave Your Feelings About Your Spouse Out of It It can be tempting to share what you are feeling about your ex with your child or to quiz your child about your ex's activities, but avoid doing this.

  • Can Medical Marijuana Use Affect The Outcome Of A Child Custody Case?

    As of March 2016, approximately 2.6 million people use medical marijuana. While it can be a beneficial treatment for a variety of health issues, it can also cause trouble for users in other parts of their lives. In particular, it can make it difficult for you to win custody of your children if you are getting a divorce. Here are two factors the court considers when a parent's marijuana use is brought up in family court.

  • Four Steps To Take After Witnessing A Car Accident

    Rubbernecking can be a big problem when traffic accidents occur, but if you're one of the few who actually got a good look at the actual event in progress, your help and testimony could be critical. If you see a car wreck in progress, be extra careful not to be pulled into a multi-car pileup, slow down traffic, or put yourself at risk trying to help. Here are four steps you should take when you witness an accident.

  • Little-Known Things You Should Do In The Event Of A Car Accident

    Panic is only natural when anyone is involved in an automobile accident. Unfortunately, millions are involved in them each year. According to theAssociation for Safe International Road Travel, 20 to 50 million people are injured in car wrecks each year. The best way to stay as calm as you can be if you are involved in a car accident is to prepare what you will do and how you should react in advance.

  • 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.