Maria House is the managing partner of the House Law Group PLLC, an association of... more
Maria House is the managing partner of the House Law Group PLLC, an association of attorneys, based out of Tupelo, MS, that assists clients in the areas of debt collect, estate planning and general practice matters such as personal injury including Workers' Compensation claims; criminal defense issues involving DUIs, probation violations, and other felony and misdemeanor charges; bankruptcy wor... view profile
I'm from a blue-collar background. I know something about having to rely on public... more
I'm from a blue-collar background. I know something about having to rely on public assistance and being poor. I was the first on my father's side of the family to earn a college degree. I've done hot-tar roofing, hauled hay, mopped floors, done electrical work, dug ditches, cleaned commodes, delivered pizzas, worked in a factory, and been a security guard. I worked my way through school during ... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.