Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
Can a friend file frad charges if they let the other person
Can a friend file frad charges if they let the other person use there credit card? … read more
Zoey_ JD
Zoey_ JD
Doctoral Degree
24,490 satisfied customers
I am a senior citizen 72 years old. I hired a handyman to do
I am a senior citizen 72 years old. I hired a handyman to do remolding of my trailer. I made the mistake of paying him up front. He has made all kinds of promises to return and he has not. I have curr… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
I have to filed fraud charges against a painter I had used.
I have to filed fraud charges against a painter I had used. Do I need to have a lawyer go to court with me? the lady that set up the charges was new and she set it up for samll claims because it unser… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,599 satisfied customers
I was a victim of identity theft. My Chase debit card was
I was a victim of identity theft. My Chase debit card was stolen and money was taken out. The bank will not give me credit. They say I must have had my password # available in my bag. I did not. I do … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,390 satisfied customers
Daughter's fiancé left her abruptly after charging (without
Daughter's fiancé left her abruptly after charging (without her permission or knowledge) $16,000 on credit card in her name, She filed suit. He filed bankruptcy immediately and now she is out of luck.… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
39,155 satisfied customers
My daughter opened a business account with a guy who had an
My daughter opened a business account with a guy who had an existing storefront business in that business name. He told her he was going to mentor her and start a similar business but she needed to es… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
128,558 satisfied customers
Inasmuch as the questions I've been asking you and to
Inasmuch as the questions I've been asking you and to which I will be filing a small claims court action involves fraud and theft, which happened in December 2014, is there a statute of limitations th… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
21,111 satisfied customers
What is going to happen to me. I used my moms credit card after
What is going to happen to me. I used my moms credit card after she passed away. The bank says I committed fraud, even though I was paying on the card… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,552 satisfied customers
I currently have a small Fencing and decking business that
I currently have a small Fencing and decking business that is in my name I'm 27 live in Colorado. My questions are to deal with a co owner that I was staying with and property in which was bought for … read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
I live in California. In Dec of 2010, I was having my kitchen
I live in California. In Dec of 2010, I was having my kitchen remodeled by a licensed contractor who is also a friend. At that time, I was going on vacation, so I stupidly added him to my Home Depot c… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Last July I sold my car to a man, who turned out to be a felon
Last July I sold my car to a man, who turned out to be a felon and a fugitive. He had a legal claim in with a local lawyer Jennifer Tsai, as he was sueing a church for an injury he claimed he got whil… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,390 satisfied customers
a customer pays for a service by credit card over the phone..she
a customer pays for a service by credit card over the phone..she never signed the sales order or credit card slip.She then disputes charges by stating the service was done incorrectly.so now i am out … read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,308 satisfied customers
i had an off duty police officer beat me with his on duty baton;
i had an off duty police officer beat me with his on duty baton; I called police & he had me arrested for simple assault. I never touch him. I was sent to the hospital for 6 hours then to jail for 15 … read more
JPEsq
JPEsq
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,132 satisfied customers
I bought a painting on Craigslist and sent money thru western
I bought a painting on Craigslist and sent money thru western to the person I bought the painting from and they won't mail me the painting. It wasn't very much for the painting, but when I saw the pic… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
I offered to help out my sons friend . He only had one car
I offered to help out my son's "friend". He only had one car key and it was missing. He was frantic, and the car was in the base of my driveway. The next morning he called me from the car place and sa… read more
Cedric
Cedric
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
2,088 satisfied customers
Hi! I bought a car recently, but I wasnt familiar with a procedure,
Hi! I bought a car recently, but I wasn't familiar with a procedure, and a guy gave me a title that wasn't on his name.He told me that I will not have any problem to transfer the title on my name, bec… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
26,989 satisfied customers
I am being sued in small claims court by a woman I have never
I am being sued in small claims court by a woman I have never met or had any dealings with. She claims she rented a property from an acquaintance of mine, who had entered the property illegally and fa… read more
attySince1978
attySince1978
Doctoral Degree
925 satisfied customers
Gave Home Depot credit card to subcontractor to ...
Gave Home Depot credit card to subcontractor to purchase a saw blade (if necessary) on a job. He never showed up again and used the card to purchase $1800.00 worth of tools. I filed a police report bu… read more
Walter
Walter
Just Answer Consultant
6,024 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,658 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

128,558 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x