Please refer to this page as a general FAQ regarding family law and elder law.  For more in depth information please contact the firm to schedule a free phone consultation.  Additional information can also be found in the blog content on the site.


What is Family Law?

From Divorce to adoption, family law covers a wide range of topics that center around the family.

For more information about family law, please read these specific posts:

What is Family Law

 


What is Elder Law?

Elder law is a practice of law related to wills, estates, trusts and other matters that you may need to address as one plans for the future.

A last will and testament is the most common document that is requested from elder law attorneys.  A simple will can save time and heart ache for those who must address your estate once you have passed.

Read the following posts for more in depth discussion of Elder Law:

What is Elder Law?


Do I need to hire an attorney?

Any time you have a matter before the court it is advisable to have counsel.  The same can be said for preparing legal documents.  It is always best to seek the advice of counsel.

Each situation is different, and hiring legal representation is a highly personal matter.  Be sure to speak with an attorney and learn your options before dismissing the notion you need to hire an attorney.