Understanding Premises Liability in North Carolina

Understanding Premises Liability in North Carolina

Accidents can happen anywhere, but when an accident resulting in personal injury occurs on someone else’s property due to the property owner’s negligence, the legal concept of premises liability comes into play.  In North Carolina, understanding the concept of premise liability is important to help you obtain compensation for injuries sustained on someone else’s property.…

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Understanding North Carolina Worker’s Compensation Benefits

Understanding North Carolina Worker's Compensation Benefits

If you’re injured on the job, the financial strain that comes from either needing medical treatment or being unable to work for an extended period of time can cause unnecessary stress.  Fortunately, in North Carolina, workers’ compensation benefits are designed to provide financial assistance to employees who are injured on the job. Our firm helps…

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Clearing Your Record: Understanding Expungement in South Carolina

Expungement in South Carolina

Having a criminal record can make life challenging, from finding employment to securing housing. Fortunately, South Carolina law allows for expungement of certain criminal records. Expungement can give individuals a fresh start and a chance to move forward without the stigma of a criminal record. What is Expungement? Expungement is the process of erasing or…

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Navigating Divorce in North Carolina When Adultery is a Factor

Navigating Divorce in North Carolina When Adultery is a Factor

Divorce is always an emotional journey. Not only are you dealing with the end of a relationship, but many legal matters must be addressed. When adultery is a factor, it adds a layer of complexity.  Not only can the hurt and betrayal caused by an affair make it difficult for the couple to communicate, but…

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Understanding Plea Options in South Carolina Criminal Cases

Understanding Plea Options in South Carolina Criminal Cases

Facing criminal charges is an overwhelming experience, particularly when faced with choosing the correct plea to enter in response to the charges against you.  A defendant’s plea is a crucial moment in a criminal case, as it determines the course of the trial and the potential consequences for the defendant. Understanding the different types of…

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Navigating Child Custody During the Holidays in North Carolina

navigating child custody during the holidays in north carolina

The holiday season is meant to be a time of joy and togetherness, but for co-parents in North Carolina, navigating child custody and visitation schedules during the season can add an extra layer of complexity. Whether it’s decorating the Christmas tree, lighting the Hanukkah candles, or celebrating other cultural or religious traditions, each parent likely…

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Alimony vs. Post-Separation Support in North Carolina: Key Differences and Considerations

Alimony vs. Post-Separation Support in North Carolina

Divorce and separation are challenging processes. When going through a divorce, one of the most contentious issues can be the issue of financial support. In North Carolina, there are two types of financial support that a spouse may be entitled to receive from their ex-spouse: alimony and post-separation support. Understanding the distinctions between alimony and…

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Representative Case: Plaintiff Awarded Compensatory and Punitive Damages in Personal Injury Case

Representative Case: Plaintiff Awarded Compensatory and Punitive Damages in Personal Injury Case

In North Carolina, personal injury cases can cover a wide range of incidents. The most common include car, motorcycle, and truck accidents that lead to injuries like whiplash, fractures, or traumatic brain injuries. Other types of personal injury cases involve slip and fall incidents, medical malpractice, dog bites, workplace injuries, and product liability. No matter…

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11 Mistakes to Avoid During a Divorce in North Carolina

Mistakes to Avoid During a Divorce in North Carolina

Divorce is a significant life event that can be emotionally and legally complex. For many, the divorce process is unfamiliar, which can cause stress and lead to missteps that can end in unfavorable outcomes that negatively impact your post-divorce future.  If you are considering or going through a divorce in North Carolina, you must be…

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