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Divorces can be messy and at times heartbreaking. If your divorce involves contesting of assets, children or businesses, hiring a divorce lawyer is the logical thing to do. They may seem expensive but will save you a lot in the long run. Divorce lawyers in Albuquerque, such as those from the Law Office of Dorene A. Kuffer, are experienced in family legal issues and...

Parting ways with your spouse after speculating a “happily-ever-after” life can be hard, and having a business together complicates the divorce process. Usually, the judge handling the case makes the decisions in the distribution of marital property to avoid future problems. However, you can choose to get a family law defense attorney in Lynnwood, WA for...

The number of white-collar crimes has been on a steady rise in the past few years. These are non-violent crimes in the corporate world usually committed for monetary gain. Common white-collar crimes include tax evasion, fraud, embezzlement, and money laundering. The government sets out to prove the essential elements of the crime including causation, criminal intent,...

Colorado’s biggest urban hub, Metro Denver, has yet to reach the tipping point in terms of its real estate’s affordability. A top real estate attorney in Denver, CO, predicts that this will change soon. Metro Denver will, in no time, be akin to the cities such as New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles in terms of how expensive it is to own a house. So if you have...

Some people are more familiar with postnuptial contracts than prenuptial agreements. This is a marital agreement intended for couples in a civil union or marriage. Postnuptial agreements establish the terms of a divorce or separation should it occurs in the future. Hiring a divorce attorney in Denver, CO to help you handle your postnuptial agreement is important. They...

That you need an attorney to represent you when facing a legal issue is without question. In fact, the kind of lawyer you hire affects the outcome of the case significantly. Of course, factors such as experience, communication, and availability are very important in looking for a lawyer. But, there’s also the question of cost. How much will you pay for the right attorney’s...

If you find yourself in an unbearable marriage, you have probably been thinking of filing for a divorce. But perhaps you don’t know how to get a divorce in Utah and what you should expect. You must understand that you must address several problems throughout the process, such as child custody arrangements and division of assets. The process could go either smooth and...

For the court to convict you of a crime, the prosecution should first prove that you’re indeed guilty “beyond a reasonable doubt.” This means that you and your lawyer must establish an airtight criminal defense. Although each criminal case is different, below are some of the most common defenses that defendants use to avoid getting convicted. Coercion and Duress...

If you’ve suffered from an auto accident, you may be entitled to more compensation than what your insurance provider initially offers. Personal injury from a car mishap can go beyond the physical damage. The victim may incur other losses relating to emotional distress, inability to earn wages, loss of quality of life, and needed domestic help for recovering. Large auto...

When you get an injury at the workplace, you should take measures to protect your legal rights. Failure to do so could make you lose your compensation rights under the law. Here are four basic steps you should take after the injury. Report the injury Regardless of the type of injury you have suffered, you should report it immediately to your supervisor. As long as the...