Bankruptcy, Payday Loans, And You

Posted on: 15 February 2017

For some, a payday loan is just one more sign of a decaying financial situation. If you need some emergency cash and don't have other resources, it may be an option of last resort. You may wonder, however, if you can include that payday loan on the bankruptcy that you're considering filing. It's only natural that you have a good understanding of what can, and what cannot, be included in achapter 7 bankruptcy filing.
[Read More]

3 Tips For Succeeding & Selling Yourself In Your Big Law Firm Interview

Posted on: 25 January 2017

If you are trying to secure a position with a larger law firm, here are a few tips that will help you put you on the path of success with your law firm interviews. #1 Research The Law Firm Don't go in blind to the interview. You should know as much about the law firm as possible before you arrive for your interview. Read all of the pages on their website.
[Read More]

What Could The Repeal Of Common Law Marriage Laws In Alabama Mean For Your Estate?

Posted on: 30 December 2016

If you're an Alabama resident who has never sought the formality of a marriage ceremony, you may be relying on this state's common law marriage laws to provide your partner with the ability to legally inherit from you upon your death and carry out your end-of-life wishes if you're incapacitated in an accident. However, a change to state law taking effect in 2017 could render your common law marriage void. Read on to learn more about how changes in Alabama's common law marriage laws could affect your final wishes and what you'll need to do to maintain the legal protections you've enjoyed while cohabitating with your partner.
[Read More]

Crucial Questions To Ask A Workers Comp Attorney When You Have Sustained A Chemical Burn At Work

Posted on: 13 December 2016

If you have recently experienced a severe chemical burn at work, it is important to remember that the initial burn is not the only concern. In fact, given the possibility of infection after and scarring associated with chemical burns, thepain and costs of the initial burn could easily be only a tiny percentage of what you may have to deal with in the coming months or years. Therefore, it is a good idea to hire a workers compensation attorney to represent your interests and the following questions will help you to choose the most appropriate person for your needs.
[Read More]