What is Mediation?
What is Mediation? Our legal system is versatile enough to incorporate different ways to resolve our legal disputes. While trials are commonly known to be a staple of our legal system, another method of resolving disputes is through the mediation process. Mediation is a quick process that allows the parties to circumvent the more complicated, […]
Contempt Of Court: What to Do If Your Ex Violates the Parenting Plan?
Contempt Of Court: What to Do If Your Ex Violates the Parenting Plan? Parenting is complicated but add to that a mix of former partners who might not be on the best terms and a court-ordered parenting plan, and you have a potential recipe for disaster. In such a situation, one of the parents will […]
Corporate Theft vs. Embezzlement in Missouri
Corporate Theft vs. Embezzlement in Missouri While embezzlement is a form of theft, there is a significant difference between embezzlement and corporate theft. Embezzlement occurs when someone entrusted with possession of someone’s property, due to their role or employment, breaches that trust by using the property for personal gains. The embezzler, therefore, breaches the trust […]
What Do I Do If My Loved One Is Killed In A Car Crash?
The last thing anyone wants to think about is receiving the news that a family member, friend or loved one was killed in a car crash. But car and truck crash deaths are unfortunately common. According to MODOT, between 2016 and 2018, 2,800 people died in crashes on Missouri roadways. Motor vehicle deaths happen, and […]
Big City Lawyers Or A Small Town Attorney? Why Not Both?
We’ve seen the TV dramas and the movie’s depiction of attorney, and they usually fall into two categories: The Corporate Lawyer – someone who wears an overpriced suit, portrayed as heartless and often the villain, or The Small-Town Attorney – almost always a southern gentlemen with a thick accent that stresses his folksy charm. In […]