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  • Approx. cost of divorce?

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - about 3 years ago.

    I would not advise buying a "do it yourself divorce kit". Just this week I was hired to fix a case just like your case. As far as cost, prices seem to vary greatly for an uncontested case with no...

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  • Can the state give my husband jail time for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - over 4 years ago.

    Yes, the State could give him jail time and on an Aggravated Assault charge, he would do at least one-half of his sentence. However, with their lack of evidence of the gun and a witness recanting,...

    1 lawyer agreed with this answer

  • Can I be terminated for receiving a large sum of money?

    Asked by a user in Dallas, TX - almost 5 years ago.

    Texas is an "at will" state and your employer can fire you without much recourse. However, that is a very general statement and employment law is a very niche practice that requires someone who...

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  • I was accused of shoplifting at walmart.

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - about 3 years ago.

    Looks like it was dismissed on 2/29/12. This case does not look active.

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  • Do I need a lawyer?

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - over 4 years ago.

    Hire an attorney. These cases are difficult to get dismissed because it is not unusual for the complaining witness to change her mind and not want to press charges. So, even if the complaining...

  • Hired a family law attorney, almost finished with the case and I can't get a hold of him.

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - over 4 years ago.

    Based on the information that you provided, it is difficult for me to tell if your current attorney has done anything wrong. However, the attorney should call you back and communicate with you. I...

  • How do i get an Order of Non-Disclosure started and how much will it cost me?

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - almost 5 years ago.

    Yes, you are eligible to file a Motion for Non-Disclosure. The actual forms are not difficult, but anytime you are dealing with a legal issue, it is a good idea to hire an attorney. In addition, an...

  • I want a divorce but my house won't leave the house. What can I do to leave it?

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - almost 4 years ago.

    You need to go ahead and file divorce. Besides your divorce petition, you will need to file a Motion for Temporary Orders. TO will help keep the status quo while your divorce is pending. At a hearing,...

  • If i was caught shoplifting and gave everything and then some back do i still have to pay them?

    Asked by a user in Spring, TX - almost 4 years ago.

    Who is requesting the $500.00? Is it the store? If so, I usually tell my clients not to worry about paying the store any money. Yes, they could sue you in civil court, but it is unlikely.

  • What is the process of an agreed expungement order

    Asked by a user in Houston, TX - almost 4 years ago.

    I do not have enough information to answer that question. If you qualify, a petition would have to be filed with the Court. It is not difficult, but it does require some knowledge of the process to...