Consults Over Online Legal Advice

Online legal forms and online legal advice may be great, especially for convenience, but do they really protect you? Recently, our firm has been seeing many individuals come through our door after utilizing online legal form websites or obtaining legal advice from an online website. Many times, the forms are rejected by the courts when the individuals have tried to file them, and this is after money was spent to download them! Online legal advice …

Fight or Flight

Legal matters bring a level of stress to an individual that can be overwhelming. Divorce is no exception. Divorce rocks the foundation of your family, your image of your future, and impacts those not directly involved with the divorce. When a spouse hears or makes the decision that divorce is in the best interest of the family, it is often difficult to understand what you are hearing. Your mind is swirling and your thoughts jump …

Till Death Do Us Part…Actually

Divorce is one of the most stressful and devastating events people can face. How we handle that stress and turmoil affects us the rest of our lives. Too often, our circumstances are too emotionally charged to make good decisions. We also seem to forget that the divorce decree is not the end. With children, grandchildren, and ongoing family events, we will need to interact with that former spouse on numerous occasions, until death really does …

Don’t Let Divorce Hold You Hostage

Love conquers all except, well, when it doesn’t.  When a couple makes the heartbreaking decision to end their marriage, we often hear one or both of them say, “I just want out” or “I’m ready to be done.” It’s not that people don’t mean it, but all too often the divorce process seems to take on a life of its own.  Never-ending court hearings, failed negotiations, and meetings with lawyers effectively holds a person “hostage” …

Law Can Be Positive

To the lay person, law firms usually represent a negative connotation. However, many things that law firms handle are positive. For example, a new job can be very exciting, especially if the person is gaining higher compensation and more benefits. However, new employer contracts can be overwhelming, especially if the potential employee is negotiating the terms of the contract. ME Law Group sees many clients for every day law needs, like employment contracts. Anytime a …