About Me
Seeking Help From A Family Law Attorney

My name is Juliette Meeks and welcome to my blog about family law. A few months ago, I was having some family issues that required me to seek the help of an attorney. I had never needed an attorney before and I was a bit apprehensive at first to schedule a consultation. Once I did, my attorney put my fears to rest very quickly. The attorney outlined my options and answered all of my questions very thoroughly. My legal matter was settled quickly and I am thankful that I decided to seek the help of an attorney. If you need a family attorney to assist you with legal matters, you should schedule a consultation right away. In this blog, you'll learn what to expect during your first visit and all of the important questions you should ask.


4 Mistakes To Avoid When Charged With A DUI

18 November 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Whether it is your first time or not, getting a DUI conviction is a very serious matter. It can result in a suspended license, higher car insurance fees, fines and possible jail time. If you have been charged with a DUI, it is important to stay calm so that you do not make a serious mistake. Here are four common mistakes to avoid when charged with a DUI: Driving With a Suspended License Read More …

How To Avoid A Deficiency Judgment In Foreclosure

1 November 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

A deficiency judgment allows a lender to collect money from the former homeowner after a foreclosure that doesn't bring enough to cover the loan. For example, if your mortgage is $50,000, and the house sells for $35,000, this means the lender could seek the $15,000 from you through the court. Here are some tips to help you avoid a deficiency judgment. Check Judgment Deficiency Laws Some states have enacted anti-deficiency laws, which prohibit lenders from filing deficiency judgments. Read More …

FAQs of Challenging a DUI Stop

14 October 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

Your constitutional rights play a major role in how law enforcement officials are legally allowed to interact with you. For instance, there are rules and regulations that govern whether or not an officer can stop you and charge you with a DUI. If you have been charged with a DUI, challenging the stop could be possible. Here is what you need to know.  When Can Police Stop a Car? Police do not have the right to stop people randomly. Read More …

2 Things To Know About Defective Airbag Lawsuits

30 September 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

You might feel safer knowing your car is equipped with airbags, until it suddenly deploys out of the blue. Airbags are designed to save lives, but there are times when they actually do more harm than good, especially if they malfunction. If you were injured from an airbag deploying for no apparent reason, you might be able to sue the manufacturer of the car for the damages and injuries you experienced from this. Read More …

Getting Favorable Results At A Mediation Session

9 September 2015
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you are in the process of divorcing and you are fighting for custody of your child, coming to an agreement regarding temporary custody and visitation rights is important to both parties involved. Often, a divorcing couple will have trouble coming to an arrangement each party will be happy with, making it necessary to have lawyers and a mediator involved in the process. Here is a summary of what you can expect during a mediation session and some tips to use to help you to come to an agreement you can live with regarding temporary custody of your child. Read More …