Many times people make the mistake of thinking murder and manslaughter are the same crimes, but there are major differences between the two. It’s useful to understand the differences between manslaughter and murder because they weigh heavily on the potential sentences a defendant can face. We’re going to take a closer look at what these […]
If you and your spouse are divorcing, it’s understandable to be concerned about your future. This is especially true if you have been a homemaker for several years or your spouse earns significantly more than you do. You may have concerns about whether you can support yourself or maintain the life to which you’ve been […]
If you have a criminal record, you know how this can negatively impact your future. A mistake made in the past may mean you are unable to get a job, rent an apartment, or receive student loans or government aid. You’re not alone in this; approximately one in four adults in North Carolina have some […]
When you are starting a business with someone, you may want to enter into a 50/50 operating agreement, in which both partners have equal weight in the company. On the other hand, you may have been told that an equal partnership is a terrible idea that will destroy the business over time. This is a […]
To initiate a guardianship proceeding, one would have to file a petition with the Special Proceedings Division in Superior Court. The Clerk of Superior Court is the judge in guardianship proceedings.
When you think of estate planning, you hopefully have a will to direct who receives your property after your passing. However, if you want to begin setting aside funds for a specific individual or organization, a living trust can be a better option to ensure your assets get to the proper party. We know this […]
We understand that it’s difficult to have your license suspended, but we can help. Here, we’re going over the main reasons your license can be suspended and what can be done.
The rise of social media and cell phones opens up a wide variety of communication, and while this can be positive, it’s not without concerns. The opportunity for students to easily keep up with each other outside of school can be a great way to maintain and build friendships. Unfortunately, it also opens up other […]
Our experienced lawyers go over how to obtain your hunting license in NC. This is an easy process, but knowing the restrictions is key.
Learn what Castle Doctrine in North Carolina means, what your rights are, and how you can defend your home while abiding by the law.