Lessening The Grip Of Probate On Your Estate

8 July 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

In general, probate is inevitable. Only those with very small estates will manage to avoid it entirely. However, you can still do quite a lot to keep property away from probate's grips. Read on and find out how simple it can be to lessen the grip of probate on your estate. Better Than a Will If you are seeking an estate method that does nearly everything a will does but better, then a trust may be right for you. Read More 

SSDI Denied? Know Why And What To Do

8 July 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

It's not uncommon for those applying for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) to end up being denied. It can be distressing because you likely were counting on those benefits after having to quit your job. Fortunately, denied applicants are entitled to take their case before an appeals officer and they can also get an attorney to help them. Read on to find out more about denials and how a disability attorney can set things right. Read More 

How To Know If Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Is Right For You

13 June 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have started to consider the option of filing for bankruptcy, you need to first consider if chapter 13 is actually the best option for you. While you might want to be rid of all of your debt, your personal and financial situation might not warrant a chapter 7. With chapter 13, you are basically getting a court-ordered payment plan that your creditors are forced to follow. Is this a good solution for you? Read More 

3 Things To Check When You Are Looking For A Disability Attorney

12 May 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

When you apply for Social Security Disability, you don't have to have an attorney, but it will definitely help to have one. You can get an attorney from the very start of the application process, or you can get one to help you with an appeal if your application has been denied. Be aware that these lawyers generally work on contingency, which means that they will get part of any settlement that you get when your application is approved. Read More 

Drafting A Will? How Your Lawyer Will Ensure It Is Legally Binding And Effective

6 April 2022
 Categories: Law, Blog

Having a legal document indicating the inheritors of your property is the best way to ensure that your wishes are carried out after you pass away. However, not all wills serve the intended purpose. In fact, a deceased's heirs can still fight for inheritance even in the presence of a will. For instance, a document that disinherits some of your loved ones or fails to meet the legal requirements can trigger future disagreements and court battles. Read More