Finding An Experienced Lawyer Whatever your legal needs are you will see that there are many lawyers in your neighborhood that advertise which they focus on your type of case. This can make the procedure of finding one with quite a lot of experience a bit of a challenge. However, in the event you follow the tips below it is possible to restrict your search on the right one out of very little time. The first task is to make a list of the lawyers that happen to be listed in your area focusing on your position. When you are causeing this to be list you should only include those you have a great vibe about based on their advertisement. You can then narrow this list down by using a little while evaluating their website. There you should be able to find the number of years they have been practicing and some general specifics of their success rates. At this moment your list must have shrunken further to the people which you felt had professional websites along with an appropriate level of experience. You must then take time to lookup independent reviews of each attorney. Make sure you browse the reviews rather than relying on their overall rating. The information from the reviews provides you with a sense of the way they interact with their clientele and how much time they invest into each case they are taking care of. Finally, you will need to meet up with a minimum of the last three lawyers which have the credentials you would like. This provides you with time to really evaluate how interested they are in representing both you and your case. It is actually vital that you follow most of these steps to actually find a person which has the best measure of experience to help you the very best outcome.
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Florida Adoption Laws?
I'M Currently Doing A College Research Paper On Homosexual Adoption In The State Of Florida. When I Looked Up The State Statue For Florida It Said &Quot;(3) No Person Eligible To Adopt Under This Statute May Adopt If That Person Is A Homosexual.&Quot; However I Have Run Across A Lot Of Websites That Say The Law Was Overturned, But I Don'T Understand Why The Current 2011 Statue Says Otherwise?
If The Statue Is Correct As I See It My Real Question Is Can Homosexuals Go Outside The State Of Florida To Adopt While Still Currently Residing In The State Of Florida? I Can'T Find Any Information On This Topic And I Hoped Maybe Someone Knew Where I Could Find Something Out Like This Or Perhaps Knows Someone Who Attempted This.
I Know Same Sex Marriage Is Only Legal By The Law Of Each State And Marriages That Perhaps Took Place In California Are Legal But Are Not Binding If They Reside In A State Where It Is Not Legal. So My Thought Process Was Is It Legal For Homosexuals To Adopt Outside The State Of Florida But Somehow It Wasn'T Legitimate? Not Sure If That Makes Sense, Hope Someone Can Inform Me.
Go to a law library (law school's have 'em) and ask for help in order to find the CURRENT FLORIDA CODE. Make sure it is the CURRENT FLORIDA CODE. It would also help if it was annotated. Also get help finding the CURRENT Florida case law on adoption. While you're at it, get a book on how to do legal research. You obviously don't know how to do it. "A lot of websites" are not primary, binding, legal authority... neither is Yahoo Answers.
Your question about leaving the state and adopting--just look up the laws of all 49 other states to answer that one thoroughly and precisely. But generally you can't just "show up" and adopt. There are residency requirements. There are home studies required. There are lots of reference materials on adoption, once again, in the law library.
Bankruptcy Lawyer. Cost?? Free Consultation?
Does Anyone Know Of Any Bankruptcy Lawyers In Ontario That Offer Pro-Bono Work Or Free Consultations? Not A Trustee. A Bankruptcy Lawyer That Actually Can Defend Your Case.
Would They Do Pro-Bono Work For A Senior On A Low Income Pension?
Most bankruptcy lawyers will review your case for free. If you elect to continue with the bankruptcy, then they will charge you a set fee. No bankruptcy lawyer that I know of does any work for free.
Attention Lawyers: Do I Have A Discrimination Case?
Would I Have A Discrimination Case?
I Asked To Get Out Of The Pool Because I Was Wearing A Cotton Shirt And It &Quot;Ruins&Quot; Their Pool Filter. I Tried To Get Them To Understand That Because Of My Size (Women'S Size24)And The Size Of My Chest (F) That A T-Shirt Is The Modest Swimming Attire I Choose To Sport. I Was Told It Was An &Quot;Unexeptable Reason And To Leave The Pool Area&Quot;. I Made The Last Ditch Argument Of &Quot;But Those People Are Doing It Too!&Quot; (6 Other Individuals Were Also Sporting Modest Uv Protection In The Form Of A Cotton T-Shirt)And The Supervisor Said That Those People Will Be Dealt With. So I Cried As I Sat In The Shade Watching My Family Play And Felt That The Precious Little Money We Had Spent That Day Was Wasted. For 45 Minutes I Waited For The Supervisor To Handle Everyone Else Wearing A T-Shirt. He Just Sat In His Office As &Quot;They&Quot; (The Cotton People) Continued To Enjoy The Facilities. So I Went To His Office And Said &Quot; I'Ve Been Sitting Out, You Have Yet To Get Others Out Of The Pool, So I'M Going To Get Back In The Pool Till You Decide That Everyone Needs To Get Out. I'M Going To Enjoy The Afternoon With My Family&Quot;. He Threatened To Have Me Escorted Out By Police If I Dipped One Toe In The Pool. I Asked For His Supervisors Info And He Flat Refused And Said He Had Other Things To Take Care Of. I Insisted And Told Him Since I Was Paying To Enjoy The Park And Was Now Unable To, That I Would Just Keep Him Company Till He Found The Time To Get Me The Supers Info. He Found Time After About 10 Awkward Minutes Of Silence. He Chatted With His Supervisor About Personal Business Then Said, &Quot;Oh Boss, There'S A Woman Here (Briefed His Side Of The Mess And Then Handed Me The Phone) I Talked With The Supervisor, He Tried To Smooth Things Over. Told Me How The Cotton Shirts Are Detrimental To The Pool Filter And They Would Have To Shut Down. I Said If &Quot;If It'S So Detrimental Than He Should Immediately Asked The Others To Get Out Also, But He Didn'T And I Was Feeling Discriminated Against. The Others Were Still Out There. He Agreed And Said He Would Handle That Matter With Manager Pak And Agreed To Give Me A Refund Of Our Admission To The Park. Manager Pak Gets Back On The Phone And Laughs And Giggles And Shoots Looks At Me, Then Hangs Up. Rants About How It'S Not His Job To Tell People To Get Out Of The Pool, His Staff Is Trained To Do It And That He Only Deals With The Difficult Cases Such As Myself. Then Says He Will Get My Refund In A Few Minutes After I Get Him The Receipt. I Pointed Out That His Customer Service And Managerial Skills Were Seriously Lacking And His Supervisor Would Be Hearing From Me Again. He Said &Quot; Here'S Your Slip For A Refund, Now Leave.&Quot;
Do I Have A Discrimination Case? I Don'T Want Money. I Want The Brat To Apologize To Me For His Rudeness And Bigotry Against Me, And Be Required To Attend Customer Service Classes (The Army'S Version Of &Quot;Customer College&Quot;). Your Help Drafting A Letter On Your Letter Head And Possibly A Phone Call Or Two Is What I Need From An Attorny, Any Helpers?
I assume what you are really asking is if you have a discrimination case based on weight, not T-shirt material.
The answer is still no. It's private property and you aren't a protected class. Sorry. I know it sucks. If they gave you back your money, that's the end.
Any Tips For Mock Trial Defense Attorney?
Important: It Is A Mock Trial Of Lee Harvey Oswald And I Am One Of The Two Defense Attorneys. Do You Have Any Information That Is Useful Wether It Be Pertaining To This Case, Or Just A Clever General Tactic.
All Help Is Appreciated, Thank You.
I was once a mock trial coach, and I found that the kids on my team were woefully unprepared, so my first bit of advice is prepare, prepare, prepare. For each witness, read over any statements they have given many times. Know every bit of discovery backward and forward.
In trials, I always use a trial notebook. For me, this is a three-ring binder with index tabs for:
One Tab for Each Prosecution Witness (for each one, put in any discovery for that person, with important areas highlighted, then have your list of cross exam questions that are suggested by the discovery)
One Tab for Each Defense Witness (again, put in discovery, and have your list of direct questions)
Rules of Evidence (a summary)
You have to pretty much know the rules of evidence, you don't have much time to object.
The most important ones:
Hearsay (basically the witness is testifying to what someone else said, and the reason the other attorney is trying to get it in is that he's trying to prove that what the original speaker said is true)
Some common exceptions to the hearsay rule are : that it's an admission, in crim law, of the defendant; and that it was an excited utterance, said right away after a surprising event.
No Foundation (the witness hasn't testified that he or she has a basis for knowing what he or she is testifying about).
Irrelevant (the witness is testifying about something which doesn't prove or disprove a matter that's in dispute, like the elements of the crime).
Try to make your objections in kind of an indignant tone of voice, like you can't believe the other attorney is trying to pull this. That gives you some authority with the judge and jury, and it freaks out your opponent.
When the prosecution puts a police officer on the stand, they'll try to get in all of his credentials, like how long he's been a police officer, where he's worked, on and on. This is just to build up his credibility with the jury. Immediately interrupt, and say that the defense stipulates to his credentials.
Treat your client with respect. Look at him with interest, put your hand on his shoulder once in a while, and give him a legal pad and a pen so he can write notes to you. Then he won't interrupt your listening to the trial by whispering to you.
We all know that the Dallas cops beat the crap out of Lee Harvey Oswald, so put a bunch of black and blue make-up on his face, like his wounds haven't healed.
Why Would A Small Business Need A Lawyer?
If I Start My Own Ice Cream Shop, Why Would I Need A Lawyer?
Do I Just Need One Lawyer Or Many Different Types Of Lawyers?
About How Much Will They Cost Me A Year?
the easy answer is you ' don't' but its nice to have the phone number of one If you get into trouble. latter after you start grownig there a help with land sales, tax's , Big contracts, etc. cost between 0 - a Lot with 500 being a nice start.
but you can do a lot with stuff like socrates forms type stuff.. Do keep in mind that lawyer ing is Also a Business and They wil tell you its a Must.. keep you Business action clean and above board you Don't need one mostly. [ just like a family lawyer, nice but most of use Don't have one, just a card in out bill fold at best ] good luck
Irs Or Divorce Attorney......?
In A Past Divorce, My Wife Was Given The House. The Divorce Papers Say Nothing About The Loan, Just That She Gets The House And All The Contents.My Name Was Still On The Loan Along With Hers. I Did Not Make Any Payments On The Loan. I Recieved An Interst Statement Today From The Loan Company With My Ss# On It. Can I Deduct Any Portion Of The Interest On My Return???
You should contact a CPA for that question but more than likely you can't. You should, however, have your ex get the loan in her name so that you won't be responsible for the loan. Even though the divorce degree says she has the house you are still responsible for the loan if your name is on it. That can be a problem if you want to get a loan for a house yourself. Any credit that goes on that loan is yours as well-good or bad.