Fighting a DUI Arrest: The Basics

If you have recently been pulled over and arrested for driving under the influence, you might feel like fighting the charge does you no good. However, just because you were arrested for a DUI, even if you have failed the breath test, that does not automatically mean you'll get convicted. There are many ways to fight these charges if you reach out to a DUI lawyer right away.  You Can Fight DUI Checkpoint Arrests   Read More...

Alimony: What You Need To Know

Couples going through a divorce might not automatically consider the issue of alimony (or spousal support). If a divorcing party needs it, though, it can make a huge difference in not only the desire for divorce but the financial situation. For what you need to know about alimony, read below.  While alimony may seem like a thing of the past, it still exists in every state and can be useful for parties of either gender.   Read More...

10 Things To Know About Social Security Advocates

It can be extremely taxing to deal with life after a medical or mental condition prevents you from earning a wage. To make matters worse, the process to apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) can be even more taxing. To make things easier, some use a Social Security advocate like Gordon & Pont. For 10 things every applicant needs to know about theses advocates and an alternative, read on.   Read More...

What Do You Do with an Unsolicited Injury Settlement Offer?

The normal process for reaching a settlement usually involves a claimant working with a personal injury attorney to get things rolling. Nothing in personal injury law, however, prevents the other side from coming forward first with a settlement offer. When this happens, folks can feel intimidated. If you've been approached with an unsolicited settlement offer, what should you do? 1. Lawyer Up Although it's possible you've already retained counsel, and unsolicited offer may arrive before you've had a chance.   Read More...

How Do Poor Weather Conditions Impact Your Car Accident Case?

Although car accidents can occur for a variety of reasons, weather conditions often have a significant impact on driving conditions. If a car accident occurs in poor weather conditions, it can be difficult to make a clear determination as to who acted negligently or which driver is liable for the damages. The following are some things you need to keep in mind if you are involved in a car accident in bad weather conditions.   Read More...