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Has Anyone Ever Used Legalmatch.Com Before Or Used The Internet To Look For A Lawyer?
I'M Looking For An Agressive Family Lawyer... Wanted To Know If Anyone Has Ever Used That Website, And What Kind Of Results They'Ve Gotten.
I tried using a few of those different services when I was going through a particularly messy divorce. I'd started out like you, just searching for someone I thought could handle my case (involving the custody of my 2 children and a sizable net worth). I needed someone particularly, as you say, "aggressive" since custody battles tend to be dirty.I didn't want to blindly make calls to lawyers since there was no way to know if they were legitimate so I decided to try a referral service.
The local lawyer referral service I tried was terrible. I think they just went off of a list because after the first "match" didn't pan out I was given another...and another. I'd seen all of the ads for lawyers.com on TV but they weren't much better--more of a phone book of lawyers. Some referrals charged fees and some were ridiculously confusing when it came to costs and reviews.
I ultimately tried LegalMatch and got a really helpful lawyer who knew what he was doing. I supplied my case information in aquestionnairee on their site and got 3 responses from their lawyers. You could see what they charged and prior clients' reviews but they also guaranteed their lawyers were bar certified and seemed to do some kind of screening. Based on my experience, I'd recommend them.
How Do You Become A Personal Injury Lawyer Or Solicitor?
Firstly What Is The Difference.
Secondly. How Do You Become One In The Uk. (Eg After Law Degree)
Thridly. What Is The Average Salary At First And Once Experienced.
In the USA, to become a lawyer, IF you go to school full-time:
1) Bachelor's degree - four years from a traditional college/university.
2) Study for LSAT. Take LSAT.
3) Law school - three more years.
4) Study for Bar Exam. Take Bar Exam in the state where you want to practice.
5) Pass the Character and Fitness Evaluation. Then you can practice Law.
6) You still have to take classes/seminars etc. to obtain CEUs to keep your license to practice Law. (You aren't done with school!)
Be aware of what you are proposing on getting yourself into. Please do more research first. Reminder: We are in a World-wide Recession. Consider career paths that have available jobs.<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
Warning> Jobs in the field of Law are drying up fast!! This is just not a good field to invest time and/or money into. This is a SHRINKING, crumbling, and dying vocational field. Many reasons. Many people today (mistakenly) think they can do their own legal work, thanks to the Internet. Also, we simply already have way too many Legal Professionals - we have an absolute glut!! ("Legal Professionals" includes, but is not limited to: Attorneys/Lawyers, Paralegals, Legal Assistants, Legal Secretaries, Bailiffs, Court Reporters, etc, etc)
There are no jobs in this vocational field. My family, coworkers, friends, acqaintances, etc. are being laid off left and right in this vocational field.
Employers (usually law firms) in the field of Law today want employees with Bachelors degrees from traditional colleges/universities. Those "certificates" you see advertised aren't worth the paper they are printed on - they are generally scams. (I found this out the hard way.)
Cost of law school to be lawyer, approx $150,000+.
Be prepared to take on a lot of debt.<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
Even if you finish law school, you won't be able to find a job when you are done. Since this vocational field is shrinking, many new attorneys/lawyers are, themselves, having to work "down" as Paralegals, Legal Assistants, Legal Secretaries, Bailiffs, Court Reporters, etc, etc, to simply try to keep some of their bills paid <<this would be your competition. And the competition is fierce!!
Now... the law schools know this, but they won't tell you the truth >that the job market/economy is just saturated with way too many Legal Professionals. Instead the schools will feed you a fairytale and will lie to you. The root of the problem is we have too many law schools. We are in a recession, and the schools are fighting for their own survival - they will tell students anything to get to the students' money. (Which is why they won't tell you the truth about the job market for the field of Law.) And these schools continue to recruit and churn out even more graduates.............Remember: law schools are BUSINESSES - their top concern is making money for themselves.
If you don't believe me, then just do a SEARCH here on Yahoo Answers to see what other posters are saying about the current status of the field of Law. Call some local law firms - ask to speak to the Manager of Human Resources - ask them if they are hiring; ask them what they think about job availability in the field of Law..................
In the book "So You Want to be a Lawyer?" by Marianne Calabrese and Susanne Calabrese (ISBN 0-88391-136-1): "The United States has more lawyers than any other country in the world. About 38,000 students graduate >each year< from the 200+ law schools in the United States. The competition is very keen for jobs and clients." - Even Associate Justice Antonin Scalia (who served on the U.s. Supreme Court for more than 20 years) says there are too many lawyers. (9/14/2008)
Check out these websites: http://informeddecisionmaking.blogspot.c...
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If you want a job when you are done with your studies, consider and look into the fields of >>>Healthcare or Information Technology! I spoke to a career counselor from Jobs and Family Services, and HE told me that these areas are where the jobs are, and future job availability! and scholarships!
(This is based on my current knowledge, information, belief, and life experiences. This was intended as personal opinion, and not intended to be used as legal advice. Please be careful and do your research.)
Natural Fathers' Rights?
My Father Did Not Sign Any Consent Or Relinquishment For My Adoption (In 1970). I Hope That Fathers Rights Are More Protected These Days
The State I Was Born In Has An Adoption Registry Where, If You Are Alive And/Or Actually Know About The Registry, Parents And The Adoptee Plus Any Siblings Can Register To Be 'Matched'.
I Have Two Questions
1. Is It Fair To Never Have Knowledge Of Each Other Because One Party Is Deceased And Therefore Cannot Register
2. Is It Fair That A Party Is Disqualified From Registering Because They Did Not Sign The Relinquishment Or The Adoption Happened Without Their Knowledge Or Consent?
Mutual consent registries assume many things that have already been pointed out. They also assume that the only thing adopted persons want is reunion. Therefore, this is thrown to them like the leftovers scraps to a dog. It gives lots of people the feeling of satisfaction that adoptees and natural parents are being accommodated, so open records need not be an issue. As we see by the variety of answers by adopted people, some want reunion, some don't and some simply want information.
Of course, they also assume that somehow birthparents have a right beyond the average citizen simply because they relinquished (whether they know they did or not.) This mysterious and never proven right of "birthparent anonymity" is apparently so sacred that it goes beyond the grave.
To answer your direct questions, it is completely not fair to people who are dealing with the deceased or for those who never knew an adoption occurred in the first place. This affects not only natural fathers who never knew, but adopted persons who are not told they were adopted.
Adopted citizens are the only persons in our society who are denied the right to access the factual records of their own births. This unequal treatment under the law is discrimination, and therefore it is wrong.
It doesn't matter if a person wants reunion or not. It doesn't even matter if a person cares whether or not he or she has the right of access enjoyed by his or her non-adopted counterparts. They were many women who did not care about the right to vote. Some women were actually against it. But, because the discrimination is wrong, the right to access for adopted citizens needs to be restored, just as the right for women to vote needed to be instated, whether some women wanted it or not.
Arkansas Alimony Laws?
We Need Assistance In Determining Whether Arkansas Is An Alimony State And How To Prove That Someone Recently Got Married, Should The Alimony Be Revoked? We Don't Mind The Child Support But The Alimony Seems A Bit Unfair. Our Current Attorney Seems Unwilling To Dig Into This. We Appreciate Any Help That Is Offered.
Go Hogs! Beat 'TEXAS! Sorry. Not sure about the alimony part, but it seems like we would be. The marriage part is easy because it is a public record. You should be able to go to the court house or wherever they keep public records and you should be able to view them. Getting a copy should not be a problem and you have your proof. Public records are there for the public to view at any time(during hours of operation) make use of that. Get a new lawyer too.
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Help!! Any Family Law Lawyers Amongst Us? I Need Some Help Interpreting Part Of A Legal Custody Document...?
&Quot;Should Either Parent Require Childcare For Ten Or More Hours While The Child Is In His/Her Physical Care,The Other Parent Shall Have First Option To Provide Such Care&Quot;.
My Daughter Drops Her Toddler At Day Care At 745Am. She Usually Is Able To Pick Her Up Her Baby Before Or At The 10Hr Mark. However Does The Wording Of The Above Custody Order Imply That The Father Has The Legal Right To Pick Up The Baby As Early As He Wants From Day Care Once He Determines That The Baby Will Be In Daycare Over 10Hours
If you have a attorney who handled this or a domestic court to call, you should ask for a clarification. I don't take the order as permission to just take the child. I do see it as the option of the other parent making arrangements to have the child for the period where the other parent would be unable to have the child rather than a placement facility if the child will be away for 10 or more hours as a job or other need, then the father would be able to request to have the child on those time periods. For instance , he may work 11 to 7 and wish to keep his child from 8 to 6 if he wished to rather than have the child in daycare. He may get off weekdays instead of weekends and the care would interfere with days he could have custody to be with his child with quality time. Domestic Relations would be able to help with this and you should have a office in your area. I am not a lawyer, just have had domestic relations classes and lived through it as a child of a divorced family.
Please Help Me Find A Medical Malpractice Lawyer Located Between Brigham City And Salt Lake City, Utah?
A Local Doctor Gave Me A Medication Which Caused Me To Become Extremely Ill And An Unwanted 26 Pound Weight Loss. I'M Retired And Uninsured But Needed A Good Deal Of Medical Attention So My Expenses For The Necessary Examinations, Lab Work And Other Tests Have Been Very Expensive. One Pa Said If I Didn'T Start Gaining My Weight Back They Would Force Me To Be On A Feeding Tube. Please Assist In Locating A Good Attorney To File A Law Suit For Medical Malpractice Against This Physician. I'M Afraid If I Don'T Do Something Quickly Another Person May Become As Sick As I Am From This Doctor. Please Help! Thank You!
Try a phone book. You have no.case. You had an adverse.reaction to a medicine that u were told could happen. The doctor didnt.cause this. You should.have stopped taking it sooner.and called the doctor