Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

  • When Should You Bring In An Attorney For Your Worker's Comp Claim?

    Getting hurt at work can be devastating. Depending on your injury, you could be out of work indefinitely. The first though that typically comes to mind is how are you going to support yourself and your family. Worker's compensation is used for this very purpose. The goal of worker's compensation benefits is to financially support you and pay for your medical needs while you are out of work. Unfortunately, it can be confusing when you are going through the worker's compensation process.

  • What You Should Know About Workplace Injuries

    If you get hurt on the job then you may be eligible for worker's compensation insurance. Filing a claim can lead toward you getting relief that comes in the form of receiving financial compensation while you are unable to work due to your injury, compensation to cover your medical bills incurred due to the accident and other things, such as retraining if you are unable to go back to your regular job due to the extent of your injuries.

  • 4 Tips For Brand New Court Reporters

    The duties of a court reporter are considered vital in a court of law. If you are just entering the court reporting profession, it can be initially intimidating. Working around attorneys and judges is a very respectable way to build a career. If you are new to court reporting, the following are some tips for you to consider in order to thrive in your career: Seek Help from Senior Court Reporters

  • 3 Things An Alcoholic Should Know

    Alcoholism is the type of problem that should not be taken lightly, especially if you sometimes drive while under the influence. The most important thing that should be done is to seek help from a professional so you can overcome the addiction. Continuing on the same path will only lead to you getting into trouble with the law, or even causing a bad collision. You don't want to throw your entire life away due to drinking an alcoholic beverage that alters your ability to make good decisions.

  • Beyond DUI: Other Examples Of Alcohol-Related Criminal Charges

    Driving under the influence (DUI) is one of the well-understood alcohol-related crimes. However, that isn't the only crime associated with alcohol. Here are other crimes that you should be aware of if you drink alcohol: Public Intoxication You can be charged with public intoxication if you are visibly drunk in public. For you to be convicted, many jurisdictions will require the prosecutor to prove that you appeared unable to take care of yourself, you presented a danger to other people, or you presented a danger to yourself.

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.