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How do you find the right attorney for your legal issue, your area, and your budget?

July 18th, 2013 · No Comments

Finding an attorney can be a daunting process! Do you rely on personal recommendations from friends or family members?  Select from the parade of lawyers advertising on late-night television? Search the internet for professional directories and performance reviews? There are countless resources available to assist you with searching for legal representation. In this article, I’d […]

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Can you fire your Public Defender or Court-Appointed Attorney?

January 12th, 2013 · No Comments

If you have been charged with a crime that may result in incarceration and you cannot afford an attorney, the court will offer you legal representation.  Depending on the jurisdiction, a public defender or court-appointed attorney will be assigned to represent you.  Whether a public defender (a paid government lawyer who represents indigent defendants) or […]

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Sealing Court Records-Preserving Privacy or Preventing Public Access?

November 2nd, 2012 · No Comments

Generally speaking, the public has access to all court records except those restricted by federal law, state law, court rule, or court order. If a court record includes personal information about an individual (whether a party to the case, witness, informant, minor, or juror) that is protected by legislative or judicial rule, that information is […]

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