Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

Make A Great Impression In The Courtroom

  • 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?

  • It's All About Perspective: How To Discuss Your Viewpoint Of Your Accident In Court

    Given the injuries you sustained and the impact on your emotional levels, it would not surprise car accident lawyers that you feel very traumatized about your car accident. However, lawyers are very matter-of-fact people. When you finally decide who to hire for your lawsuit, here is how you need to discuss your viewpoint of your accident so that your lawyer has exactly what he or she needs to outline and define your case for court.

  • 4 Reasons To Choose A Mediated Divorce

    The end of a marriage is never an easy time. There are sure to be a number of emotional, physical and financial struggles involved for most spouses going through this challenging time. It's in the best interest of a couple getting a divorce to have the least amount of stress possible. This means choosing the right way to end the marriage. One effective method for divorcing is to attend mediation. By knowing the reasons to select divorce mediation, you may be more motivated to do so.

  • Do You Have Addison's Disease? There Are Two Things You Should Know Before You File For Disability

    Addison's disease is rare, affecting only 1 in every 100,000 people, and can be disabling. If you have Addison's disease and need to file for disability, here are two things that you should know before you file. 1. How do you explain your condition? Keep in mind that because your condition is rare, and because no two people are exactly alike, simply putting down your disabling condition as "Addison's disease" on the paperwork isn't going to be enough to explain to Social Security's doctors exactly what symptoms you suffer.

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.