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Lost Speeding Ticket? What to do Next

It was bad enough to get caught speeding but now you’ve lost your paper ticket. You would pay your fine if you only knew who to pay. Failing to pay or missing your court date will add a Failure to Appear (FTA) charge to your pending citation and that will trigger a Bench Warrant for your immediate arrest. We can help you navigate this complicated legal situation – hopefully before additional charges are filed. What do you [...]

By |April 18th, 2019|

We Love Lawyers: Be Kind to Lawyers Day is April 9.

Let's face it - attorneys get a lot of grief. So, today, on Be Kind to Lawyers Day, we wanted to show our lawyer friends some love. We penned a poem in their honor. If you read closely, you'll see we're offering a sweet treat to the first five attorneys that respond...

By |April 9th, 2019|

Spring Break: How to Avoid Ending up Behind Bars

For college students, it’s an annual rite of passage to be observed with anything but reverence. Spring Break 2019 is now in full swing and it will continue until the end of next month. If you’re a Spring Breaker, take a minute to do a bit of research about your chosen destination before you hit the road. After all, you want to spend your time in the bars – not behind them. Miami Beach: For example, Miami [...]

By |March 20th, 2019|

How to Prepare for a Court Appearance

Whether it’s your first court appearance or you’ve been to court before, there are several things you can do to help ensure that your respect for the court comes through during this important and potentially life-changing day. How you appear in court affects the judge’s perception of you. Show him or her that you have respect for the seriousness of the proceedings by: Eating a light breakfast. Nervousness is to be expected when you are appearing in [...]

By |March 7th, 2019|

5 Things to Know if You are Pulled Over for a DUI

We all know the adage: don’t drink and drive. Not only is it illegal, but it puts both you and other innocent drivers on the road in serious danger. With safe rides plentiful, it’s just not necessary. If you do, however, find yourself being pulled over under the influence, you should know what to do as well as what your rights are during this scary time. Pull Over Quickly and Safely From the time a police officer [...]

By |February 26th, 2019|

Helping Children When a Parent is Arrested

The Department of Justice estimates that more than 1.7 million American children currently have a parent in prison, many of whom witnessed their parent’s arrest. Just recently, a viral video showed a Florida toddler walking towards police officers with her hands up while her father was being detained by police. This has many debating; how do we protect children during such a scary time?

By |February 7th, 2019|