Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
Can a collection agency garnish a pension or social security
can a collection agency garnish a pension or social security and savings for non payment. I am in a disputed with the originator of this collection. … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
38,821 satisfied customers
My wife is 57 and on disability and also on hospice. I am 60
my wife is 57 and on disability and also on hospice. I am 60 and will turn 61 in June. If she passes away I understand I can draw against her benefits but to what amount/percentage? And we have been m… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
Can I. Texas Can I draw my wife social security. She die in
Texas Can I draw my wife social security. She die in 1981 we were married 13 years. … read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
18,113 satisfied customers
I am looking for an information on a number of issues
I am looking for an information on a number of issues concerned with retirement benefits for an alien relative. May you offer someone capable of explaining such issues? Thanks! … read more
Edward Young
Edward Young
Juris Doctor
603 satisfied customers
My wife and I'm have been Married 50 years 6months if I'm
My wife and I'm have been Married 50 years 6months if I'm die will she get both hers and mine Social. Secuurity… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
1,949 satisfied customers
Will my wife receive my social security retirement benefits
Will my wife receive my social security retirement benefits if I pass before she does? … read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
3,458 satisfied customers
How can I help my mother get more mi eh from social
How can I help my mother get more mi eh from social security? My father recently passed away. My mom and him were married 49 years. He worked and retired with disability a few years back from a conven… read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
2,519 satisfied customers
My wife and I are in our 80s, on a strict Budget, and are both
My wife and I are in our 80s, on a strict Budget, and are both retired. We both receive Social Security, my wife's is miniscule, compared to mine, as she was principally a homemaker, and occasionally … read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
128 satisfied customers
I have a question about survivorship social security (SS).
I have a question about survivorship social security (SS). I've done some research and know the basics. Scenario: Over the years, I've made more than my wife and will have a much higher SS benefit. I'… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,056 satisfied customers
Would you please tell me which source gives money to family
Would you please tell me which source gives money to family that provides care to their elderly mother? These family members (my brother and his wife) live in my mother's home, and collect money that … read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
I am the sole caregiver of my 95 year old mother. We live
I am the sole caregiver of my 95 year old mother. We live in the family home. Recently my sister transferred my mother's social security check into her account. My sister said I was spending too much … read more
AlexiaEsq.
AlexiaEsq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
37 satisfied customers
My wife and i have a problem. While we were dating, she lived
My wife and i have a problem. While we were dating, she lived at college. We got married and she came to live with me, but her mother and step-father still had some of her possessions, primarily her o… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
My father is requiring Long term placement but my step mother
My father is requiring Long term placement but my step mother wants him placed as medicaid so she can keep his social security check and his retirement check from the airlines along with her own socia… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
My friend has a account with Prudential, he and wife are deaf
My friend has a account with Prudential, he and wife are deaf mutes. He worked for the Light House and had some type of retirement account. He never received the money. The Social Security Office sent… read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
I have been living involved with my opposite sex partner for
I have been living involved with my opposite sex partner for 19 years. I am disabled and receive Social Security. He is a retired engineer from JPL. He has always given me a check for $1000 every mont… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,056 satisfied customers
My wife gets Social Security disability. If we divorce can
My wife gets Social Security disability. If we divorce can she collect from my SS even though I am not retired?… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
Will divorce affect my social security benefit such as SSA
I''m filing a divorce and my wife wants to get half of my pension benefit. Can she also get half of my social security benefit when I retire?… read more
Lawrence D. Gorin
Lawrence D. Gorin
Attorney at Law
J.D. (Juris Doctor)
46 satisfied customers
I have been divorced for 24 years, was married to him for ...
I have been divorced for 24 years, was married to him for 23 years. Never asked for alimony, but would like to at this time since I am retired and live on a fixed income of 690.00 a month social secur… read more
Lawmoe
Lawmoe
Lawyer with 20 years of experience
Juris Doctorate
2,405 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

44,266 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