3 Subtle Signs To Watch For When Selecting A Lawyer

Posted on: 21 August 2015

Selecting a lawyer or solicitor is a big thing because you often have to entrust them with major decisions that affect your life. However, sometimes it's the small subtle things that you need to look out for when choosing one. Below, find three tell-tale signs that show a lawyer or law firm is worth your time and money. Has helpful support staff Not many people bother to evaluate support staff in a law firm when looking to hire a lawyer. [Read More]

Grounds for Challenging Drink Driving Test Results

Posted on: 3 August 2015

Some people think that it is an open and shut case once a police officer arrests them for drink driving charges. This may not be true since a traffic lawyer can successfully challenge the tests that were used to gather evidence against you. This article discusses some of the grounds under which it may be possible to launch a successful challenge against drink driving tests: Subjectivity of Field Tests Some officers can ask a person they suspect of drink driving to get out of his or her car and then perform a variety of actions like standing on one leg or walking in a straight line. [Read More]

3 Features You'll Want in a Good Estate Plan

Posted on: 17 July 2015

A comprehensive estate plan should be drafted to avoid probate and high estate taxes. Your first steps should be to assign an individual to administer your estate if you happen to be disabled, and safeguard assets in the event that you have to relocate to a nursing facility. It is also advisable that you hire a real estate attorney from a reputed law firm in your area to help you with the drafting of an estate plan. [Read More]

Death on Holiday: 5 Tips to Make Sure You Are Prepared for the Worst

Posted on: 23 June 2015

In an average year, over 1,200 Australians pack their bags for holidays and never return home. Tragically, these holiday makers die from causes ranging from food poisoning to surfing accidents, to murder, and in addition to having to sort through their grief, the relatives of these travellers have to reach into their pockets for a great deal of cash. Sadly, dying overseas can be expensive. If you want to ensure your family is never in the position of digging through couch cushions looking for extra cash after your tragic death, you should check out these tips: [Read More]