Protecting Your Domestic Partnership

By: Kristen Doleva-Lecher September 28, 2015 A marriage means many things: often thoughts go to the ceremony, the ring, kids and the house with the white picket fence. While on the surface that is what marriage is, under the umbrella of the law it means much more. As most people in the United States are aware, the US Supreme Court has ruled in favor of marriage equality and all couples, regardless of sex, can marry.  In the past, same sex couples … Continued

Choosing an Attorney — Avoid Hiring a Lemon

By: Kristen Doleva-Lecher September 28, 2015 The average time an individual spends researching cars prior to making a purchase is approximately 30 hours, with around 60 percent of that time, over 18 hours, spent on internet research.  Helen Leggatt, Car buyers spend majority of shopping time online, February 7, 2011,http://www.bizreport.com/2011/02/car-buyers-spend-majority-of-shopping-time-online.html. This statistic should not be surprising given that a car is a huge financial investment, on which we all rely for safety, transportation and functionality.  Similarly, retaining an attorney for serious … Continued