There are multiple legal avenues that you can undertake to ensure that your property is distributed in accordance with your wishes and to the persons you have shared your life with. Proper estate planning can ensure that those goals are achieved with minimal to no court intervention.
Many people believe they need an attorney’s services only to solve a problem or to get out of a difficult situation. Often‚ the best time to see an attorney is not when you are in legal trouble but before that trouble occurs. Preventive law is one of the most valuable services that a lawyer can perform. By eliminating potential problems, preventive law can save you time‚ money‚ and needless worry.
It is not illegal for you to represent yourself in court. However, Judges and court personnel are not allowed to give you any legal advice as your case proceeds. Attorneys are trained to provide professional legal assistance to you‚ to be aware of all court procedures‚ filing requirements‚ deadlines‚ and other details that a non-attorney easily could overlook. In the end, having proper representation often saves time, money, and hardship.
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