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.


Establish A Trust To Manage Your Money If You Have A Child With Chemical Dependency Issues

5 December 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

It's common for people to leave their assets to their children, but if you have a child who is dealing with chemical dependency issues, you might feel uneasy about listing him or her in your will as a beneficiary. The simple fact is that a large inheritance for someone with addiction issues could prove to be fatal, and that's not a thought that you want to remotely entertain as you approach the end of your life. Read More …

3 Things You Need To Kick A Spouse Out Of The House During A Divorce

24 October 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

As long as your divorce hasn't been finalized, both of you have a right to continue using or living in your marital home. Therefore, if you want sole use of the home during this period, you need the court's help to get your partner out of the home. Here are three things you will need to prove to get your partner out of the home while the divorce is pending. Read More …

3 Mistakes To Avoid At The Scene Of The Car Accident

18 September 2018
 Categories: , Blog

When you are at the scene of the car accident, how you act can have serious consequences for you in a variety of different manners. After a car accident, you should not admit fault or apologize, you should never agree to not report the accident to the authorities, and you shouldn't ignore your injuries. Mistake #1: Don't Admit Fault in Any Way At the scene of an accident, you need to be really careful with your words. Read More …

Thinking About Buying A House? Why You Should Hire An Attorney

8 August 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

Regardless of your income level or economic standing purchasing a house is a pretty big deal. You're likely going to spend more money on the house than you would even think about splurging on another item because you're hoping that you're making an investment that will pay off both now and in the future. Although you have probably already contracted with a real estate agent and are being assisted throughout the home buying process, you also need to think about the legal aspect of the deal. Read More …

Pros And Cons Of Having Different Medical And Financial Powers Of Attorney

11 July 2018
 Categories: Law, Blog

When they're making plans about their estate, many people will choose a responsible person with whom they have a close relationship to serve as the medical and financial power of attorney. This person — often your adult child — then has the legal power to make any important medical and financial decisions in the event that you cannot make these decisions yourself. While it's customary to have one person handle both of these duties, this isn't always the case. Read More …