If you rent a house or an apartment, it's very beneficial to know the laws that protect tenants. Hi, my name is Sally Riddell and when I moved into my first apartment, I wanted to make sure that I knew all of the laws concerning the rights of tenants. I researched tenant laws and I also spoke with a family friend who is a lawyer to make sure that I understood my responsibilities and rights as a tenant. Because I knew this information before I started renting my apartment, I felt confident when signing my rental agreement. If you're considering living in a rental home or apartment, I suggest that you read my blog first. If you are already renting, this blog will also help you if you ever have any concerns.

Understanding the Difference between Cash Bail Bonds and Surety Bonds

7 December 2023
 Categories: Law, Blog

In case you or someone you know has been accused of a crime and are in police custody, you may need to post a bail bond to secure your release from jail. However, not all bail bonds are the same. Here is a look into the difference between cash bail bonds and surety bonds and what you should know before you post bail. Cash Bail Bonds When a court sets the bail amount, you or someone on your behalf can post the entire bail amount as cash bail. Read More …

Navigating a Traumatic Brain Injury Case with a Personal Injury Attorney

9 October 2023
 Categories: Law, Blog

Experiencing a traumatic brain injury due to an accident can drastically change one's life. During such a challenging time, it is crucial to seek immediate medical attention, emotional support, and legal guidance. A personal injury attorney is useful to have on your side during a case like this, as they understand the intricate landscape of personal injury law, offering the expertise needed to ensure a smoother journey through this complex process. Read More …

Reasons To Hire A Divorce Attorney For An Uncontested Divorce Case

29 August 2023
 Categories: Law, Blog

In many cases, filing for divorce no longer means needing to prove that grounds for divorce exist. Instead, if both parties agree that there are unreconcilable differences, the parties may choose to file for an uncontested divorce. Generally speaking, uncontested divorce cases are much simpler than traditional divorce cases and can often result in fewer court appearances and a shorter waiting time before a divorce decree can be issued. However, this simplified process does not always mean that there is no need to hire a divorce attorney. Read More …

4 Critical Probate Steps For Executors

24 July 2023
 Categories: Law, Blog

Did you have a loved one recently pass away? Were you named the executor of the loved one's estate? This is likely a difficult time. You may be grieving the loss of your loved one while also dealing with their estate and finances. As executor, it's your job to guide the estate through probate. Probate is the legal process of settling one's estate. Probate can be complex depending on the size of the deceased's estate. Read More …

Dealing With Dental Injuries After A Vehicle Accident

21 June 2023
 Categories: Law, Blog

It's easy to see how a car crash could cause your teeth to be damaged. Even when you are safely buckled in and are in a vehicle with airbags, you can still end up with broken and missing teeth. If the other driver caused the accident, it is possible to seek compensation for dental work after a car accident. Dental injuries sustained because of a car accident can be included as part of a personal injury claim or lawsuit against the at-fault driver. Read More …