Uncategorized / 04.01.2017

According to a Todd Spodek, an NYC divorce attorney, a divorce occurs every 36 seconds in the United States. That translates to 876,000 divorces a year, actions that will to some extent touch the lives of half the nation's 73 million children under 18. "Child custody" is thus more than a catchphrase in today's family law climate. It involves a dizzying number of issues as judges work to arrive at the most equitable solutions for the parents and legal guardians. The website Findlaw (family.findlaw.com) says that child custody, child...

Uncategorized / 27.09.2016

If you have been arrested and face criminal charges, then it is crucial to understand all your options. First and foremost, you will want to have an experienced attorney who can provide you with the best possible legal representation. As a defendant, you will have the option to hire a private, criminal attorney, or the court will appoint you a public defender. The Differences Between a Public Defender and a Private Criminal Attorney Public defenders and private criminal attorneys are both licensed to practice law. However, there are several differences...

Uncategorized / 23.09.2016

When you're accused of commiting a crime, it can be tempting to go with a public defender. No one wants to spend 10's of thousands of dollars, hiring a private attorney. Quite frankly, it's a huge expense. It can feel like a cheaper, and easier, route - going with a public defender. In the event you cannot afford an attorney, you can opt for a public defender. These are attorneys who are being paid by the court to represent clients. Often, they are attorneys who practice privately, and...

Uncategorized / 22.09.2016

There are millions of pedestrians walking the streets of New York City every year. In New York City, there are hundreds of pedestrians that are injured or killed due to motor vehicle accidents every year. In the past few years, there have been hundreds of individuals who have been killed in New York City due to pedestrian accidents. The New York State government reported that an estimated 8% of traffic accidents in New York are pedestrian related, and these type of accidents pose a higher risk of injury...

Uncategorized / 20.09.2016

This article is by Steve Raiser, a top rated New York personal injury lawyer. In today's world, roads are more crowded than ever. Whether it's automobiles, motorcycles, large trucks, or other vehicles, there's no doubt it is harder to stay safe when out on the road. This is especially true if you are a pedestrian, and while drivers have an obligation to act in a safe and responsible manner while behind the wheel, that doesn't always happen. As a result, more and more pedestrians are injured each year...