3 Things You Need To Do Before Getting A Divorce

11 December 2014
 Categories: Law, Blog

There are many couples who are thinking about getting a divorce. Although divorce can be very stressful on both parties, there are some things that you can do to make it easier. Here are three things you need to know before you start the divorce process. An attorney, like those at Thomas & Associates, PC, can provide you with even further information. 1. The Court May Mandate Mediation Recognize that in some cases the courts may mandate mediation before they let you take the divorce to court. Read More 

5 Things You Should Do After Getting In A Car Accident

10 December 2014
 Categories: Law, Blog

Even if no one was hurt, getting in a car accident can be pretty scary. However, you should avoid panicking. If you keep your cool and take the right steps, things will go a lot smoother. Here are five things you should do after getting in a car accident.  Exchange Information With the Other Driver Whether the accident was your fault or not, you should exchange information with the other driver. Read More 

Hiring A Family Lawyer Is Practical When You Seek Child Custody Rights

1 December 2014
 Categories: Law, Blog

Couples do not go into marriage and plan for a divorce at the same time. The simple truth is that some marriages last forever, but some do not. Sometimes warring parents file for exclusive custody of their children simply because they now hate or distrust each other. The children are placed in the middle of the squabble and are used as pawns by angry parents who are demanding total custody of their children. Read More 

Filing For Bankruptcy While You Are Going Through A Divorce

26 November 2014
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you find yourself in the unfortunate circumstances of needing to file for a divorce and for bankruptcy, you have to do it right. It is nearly impossible to file both at the same time without delays in one or both proceedings. Depending on your situation, you will need to file for divorce or for bankruptcy first and allow the process to complete before filing the next case. Filing for Bankruptcy and Divorce at the Same Time Slows Down the Process Read More 

Common Personal Injury Lawsuit Questions You May Have

24 November 2014
 Categories: Law, Blog

Being injured can be a monumental challenge, and in addition to recovering from your injuries, you will also have to manage medical bills, lost wages and a lowered quality of life. Sadly, these problems can seem extremely unfair when they are the result of another person's actions. Fortunately, the legal system offers individuals a chance to pursue these matters and obtain monetary compensation. Yet, most people have never had to file a lawsuit before, and as a result, they may have a couple of questions about this complex and daunting process. Read More