• Why You Need A Will As An Adult Living In The United States

    We all hope that we’ll die of old age, in our sleep, in the far distant future. For many of us, this will very much be the case and will only come after we have led long, happy, and fulfilling lives. However, none of us can predict the future and tragedy can sometimes strike when we least expect it. Unfortunately, untimely death does occur, often caused by illness and accident, and having a will in place is important to ensure that your family is taken care of in the unfortunate event of your passing.

    Unfortunately, far too few people have actually taken steps to draw up a will here in the United States, even among the older population of adults living here. In fact, more than half of all people who are between the ages of 55 and 64 currently do not have a will – a staggering 51% of them. And the rates of those who do not have a will drawn up yet are even higher among people who are a part of the younger generation. In fact, very nearly 65% of the population (around 64%, to be mor Continue Reading

  • Have You Filed For Bankruptcy? Here’s How To Choose A Bankruptcy Lawyer

    In The United States, it is becoming common for Americans to file for bankruptcy. There a certain reasons individuals need to file for bankruptcy. Some reasons include, but are not limited to, unpaid medical bills, large medical expenses, overextended credit, and unsecured debt. In fact, 2 million Americans filed for bankruptcy in 2013 as a result of unpaid medical bills. There are also different types of bankruptcy chapters individuals can file. Here are a few chapters of bankruptcy: The first chapter is Chapter 7. Chapter 7 is the most common chapter of bankruptcy filed by individuals. It’s essentially liquidation bankruptcy. This chapter of bankruptcy takes six months to complete. Chapter 9 bankruptcy is for cities, towns, counties, and school districts. Chapter 13 is referred to as the wage earner plan. This is for individuals who work and earn a regular income, but they need assistance in paying back the debts they owe. This chapter helps individuals pay back all of their debts or Continue Reading

  • Contact an Attorney to Learn More About Your Rights and Responsibilities From Car Accidents to Immigration Issues

    Working with an attorney can assist individuals faced with a variety of legal situations. When someone has been in a car or work-related accident, there are personal injury attorneys with experience in these matters. Family and divorce attorneys can assist individuals and/or couples seeking a divorce. When a person or family is faced with legal residency or related issues, an immigration attorney can potentially provide advice, counsel, and representation in this regard as well.

    Car Accidents

    Three million people are injured in car accidents every year. While there are a variety of issues that can lead to these accidents, such as hazardous road conditions due to inclement weather, there are three common types:

    • Distracted driving
    • Driving under the influence (DUI)
    • Speeding

    Fatal accidents also occur due to the above, particularly when someone is DUI. Motorcyclists, however, are more likely to lose their lives than individuals ridin Continue Reading

  • Considering a Visa? We Might Be Able to Help

    Speaking with an immigration attorney might be one of your best options when it comes to finding out which visa is best for you and finding out if you are eligible so that you can make the United States your home or come here on a temporary basis. Whether you are in need of a green card attorney, need more information on work visas, or need a specialized deportation defense attorney who understands the nature of your case as you go through deportation proceedings, there is always help on your side.

    Which Visa is Best for You?

    There are many visas to choose from when you decide to make your move to the states. Perhaps you have considered the eb5 visa, which is a spectacular option for those who are trying to create a new commercial business or help an existing one. The eb5 visa was introduced originally in the Immigration Act of 1990, which was introduced by Con Continue Reading