Attorneys: A History of Helpfulness

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Attorneys: A History of Helpfulness

Attorneys in our day are often called bottom feeders, ambulance chasers or worse. I am an attorney in private practice, and it is my mission to show you that the law is a calling filled with noble and enthusiastic people who are doing the job to help others. The law can be incredibly confusion, and it seems to change drastically day by day. Attorneys are there to help clients navigate the murky waters of legal issues and find the most appropriate solution to problems they face. So don't think of a lawyer as the bad guys. Lawyers help people, and this blog will teach you how.

How Military Divorce Is Different

Ending a marriage is a challenging process regardless of the circumstances, as any divorce lawyer will tell you. Throw in being an active member of the military, though, and that adds a couple more layers of complexity to the process. Let's examine how military divorces are a bit different from other ones. The USFSPA Federal laws interact with state laws when it comes to divorces in the military. The key legislation governing this part of the process is called the Uniformed Services Former Spouses' Protection Act. Read More