If you made mistakes as a teenager that could potentially hurt your career as an adult, learn from my family's experience on how to help with that situation.

Is It Time To Hire A Real Estate Attorney?

15 December 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you own property or are looking to buy or sell real estate, chances are you may run into some legal issues relating to that property. Legal problems with real estate can get very messy. To be on the safe side, if any of the following pertain to you, it might be time to consult with a real estate attorney. You Need to Evict a Tenant Tenant evictions are tricky to take care of. Read More …

Examples of Conditions of Release When You Are Released from Jail on Bail

3 October 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have been charged with a crime but released on a bail bond, it will be crucial for you to obey all laws and follow all conditions of the bail. If you don't, the judge may revoke the bail and order you to be returned to jail. Here are several case examples and the conditions that may be expected.  Drug or Alcohol Offense When someone is charged with a drug- or alcohol-related offense, such as drug possession or driving under the influence, the judge needs to make sure that you won't pose any risks and that you are safe enough to be released into society. Read More …

6 Important Questions You Should Be Asking Your Personal-Injury Lawyer

8 September 2016
 Categories: Law, Articles

If you have been the victim of another person's negligence and as a result have been injured, the law provides a way for you to avoid financial ruin. You have the right to seek compensation for medical bills and other losses that were caused by someone else. According to Statistics Canada, personal injuries are responsible for the highest number of deaths to young people in Canada and cause many people to become disabled. Read More …

Ways Paralegals Can Help In Do-It-Yourself Divorce Cases

22 August 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

Those who are in a position to pay a lawyer to handle their divorce usually retain the services of an attorney to help file their petitions and deal with negotiations. The fact of the matter is that divorce entails the complete separation of finances, and many in the US are simply unable to allocate any extra resources. For those who must provide answers to time sensitive divorce pleadings or simply cannot put off divorce any longer, working with a paralegal can be invaluable. Read More …

Has Your Business Been Defamed? What You Need To Know

8 June 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

When a disgruntled consumer or a former employee starts spreading rumors with the intent to harm your business, you can take legal civil action to stop them and even collect damages for the financial burden they created from their defamation. However, proving a defamation case can be a tricky business. Here's a hypothetical situation to help you see what you will need to prove before you can get the courts to put a stop to the slanderous information: Read More …

About Me
teenage mistakes that could ruin adult careers

My son has had the goal of becoming an attorney since he was about 14 years old. Unfortunately, he made a very poor decision with a group of friends when he was 16 that put his future plans in jeopardy. When my son told me what had happened and we received the citation, I knew that we had to hire an attorney to help him through this. I could not see how a small incident such as this should hurt his chances for success when he is an adult. Thankfully, things worked out for us, but it was a long journey which you can follow on our blog.