Legal Guide

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Chantel Grant and GM Law Firm - Empowered Representation

When starting out as a new lawyer, Chantel Grant never doubted herself for a second. She had, however, doubted whether the legal system was designed properly and whether all consumers were getting a fair defense. It seemed to her that judges did not take credit card and student loan lawsuits very seriously. It was that realization that empowered her to pursue consumer and debt law. Finding... ❯❯❯

Legal aid for personal injury cases: A broad overview of car accident attorneys

Auto Accidents can be a life-changing experience. They can prove to be both physically and psychologically traumatic. Motor vehicle accidents are considered one of the leading causes of unnatural death. They not only cause irreversible damages or permanent disabilities, but they can also lead the victims to life-long depression. In such cases, it is essential to seek legal advice from auto... ❯❯❯

What are some of the most effective ways to defend criminal charges in the USA?

A criminal defense attorney might not be the most prominent entry in your address book, but when trying times hit, he or she can become a god sent and your best chance at escaping the orange jumpsuit. Apart from a severe hit to your fashion statement, jail time can take a toll on your carrier, family life, savings and future job prospects. Only a handful of companies in the USA hire ex-felons for... ❯❯❯

Things that Cause Professional Liability Lawsuits and Ways You Can Avoid Them

Being faced with a professional liability lawsuit can greatly impact a business. In some cases, it may make it difficult for them to survive because of the huge costs involved to fight the case. Furthermore, if charges have been proved against them, their survival may become even tougher for them. If you are running a business, it is important for you to be aware of the things that can lead to... ❯❯❯

You Need More Than "Just" an Attorney

Most of us have walked into a public library at some time in our lives. Shelf upon shelf, maybe floor upon floor, of books, magazines and newspapers. Most of us have not walked into a law library. The same number of books, if not more, all dedicated to jurisprudence. This is why it’s a bad idea to represent yourself when going to court. It’s also a bad idea to rely on your cousin Vinny... ❯❯❯

Claiming Compensation: What Is a Whiplash Injury and the Typical Settlement for It?

Whiplash injuries are quite common, easy to obtain, and often difficult to recover from. Commonly known as whiplash, the official name is whiplash-associated disorder. It occurs when a series of movements suddenly distort the neck, causing stretching and tears. Whiplash happens frequently in motor vehicle accidents, but it is also commonly caused from abuse, contact sports, or horseback riding.... ❯❯❯

The rights of the consumers - Hiring a lawyer vs. Debt Settlement Company

Law differs from nation to nation, and at times it also varies from region to region in a few countries. In the same way, even debt consolidation law and its amendments are different in different countries depending upon their legislative policy. Debt consolidation is a type of low-interest loan taken to pay off all the existing loans with varying interest. The loan may be secured or unsecured.... ❯❯❯

The Definitive Family Law Attorney Checklist

Finding the perfect family law attorney is essential, whether you’re about to go through a divorce or looking for legal advice regarding an adoption. The right family attorney can make the difference in a positive settlement, or a lifetime of problems. Choosing a lawyer is also something that should take time. Don’t simply call and hire the first attorney that pops up after a quick... ❯❯❯

5 Important Tips to Ensure an Amicable Divorce Process

Divorce can be an extremely emotional and stressful process for the spouses involved and their children. Separation cases can last for months or years, especially if they involve children and property. However, there are things that you can do to guarantee an amicable process. If you want to have the best and less complicated divorce process, here are a few tips to keep in mind. Negotiate from a... ❯❯❯

4 Guidelines on choosing the best injury compensation lawyers

Legal cases vary in nature. You need to understand that not every case is a criminal case. There are more than enough lawyers around to represent your cases at the court depending on what the lawyer you hire practices. Law itself has many fields of specification. One reason why you would need a lawyer is to handle a compensation case. There are many reasons why one would demand for compensation.... ❯❯❯