Domestic Violence: Orders of Protection and Restraining Orders

Photo credit: AVN Photo Lab / Survivors of domestic violence have several civil and criminal protection or restraining order options to protect themselves from further abuse. These orders don’t stop an abuser from stalking or hurting a victim, but they do permit the victim to call the police and have the abuser arrested if they break […]

When Do I Need a Real Estate Lawyer?

A real estate lawyer performs many important functions. Knowing when you may need the assistance of a real estate lawyer may help you avoid potential problems. Role of a Real Estate Lawyer A real estate lawyer may perform a number of critical functions. He or she can review contracts to determine if there are any […]