Much of the job of a bankruptcy lawyer revolves around presenting paperwork to the court on behalf of a client. This means you'll likely have to produce copies of a lot of documents before you file anything. Here are 5 sets of documents you'll want to have lined up, if possible before you visit a bankruptcy attorney. Tax Returns You should try to find at least the last two years of tax returns that you've filled.
Divorce is a life event that can affect you on so many levels. If you've been having trouble for a long time divorce might seem like the only logical conclusion. You can no longer seem to make things work and even if you know that the relationship has come to an end, it can still be hard to face the music. You are leaving someone that you probably planned to spend the rest of your days with and this is a tough pill to swallow.
Business lawyers often help companies deal with messy contracts that their clients signed without counsel. The first thing they'd tell you to improve the situation is to have an attorney review the language of anything you're thinking about signing. Beyond the obvious, though, there are several other things you can do to make sure your contracts are the best possible agreements. 1. Clearly Identify the Parties to the Contract It's very hard to enforce an agreement if a reasonable person would struggle to determine who's involved.
A car accident is an upsetting experience that no one wants to go through. What makes the situation even more upsetting is when you are hit by someone who is driving drunk. In many instances, vehicles are totaled and victims are injured in these accidents and this creates financial hardship for you. Fortunately, there are some ways you can get compensated for your damages. The following are some questions you may have about this process.
During your divorce, one of the more tedious parts of the process is dividing your assets. Depending on the nature of your current relationship, you may not agree on how to go about this process. The following are some methods you can utilize to help make the process somewhat easier and more fair for both of you: 1. Compile a Comprehensive List of Assets To begin, you should both create a list of all your assets with as much detail as possible.
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.