Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Legal Questions
can a complaint be amended to add a party to a lawsuit after
can a complaint be amended to add a party to a lawsuit after the statute of limitations has expired, in the state of Alabama?… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Is there another way to add a complaint to a lawsuit without
Is there another way to add a complaint to a lawsuit without amending the entire complaint. … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,427 satisfied customers
In amending a complaint to address an amended answer, can I
In amending a complaint to address an amended answer, can I also add a new defendant? This would be to add a loan servicer in a foreclosure case, who has already answered interrogatories and has been … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
52,686 satisfied customers
i am filing an amended complaint in a federal lawsuit with
i am filing an amended complaint in a federal lawsuit with new parties added, and new charges. It is after the case management conferences deadline. I have good reason for doing so. However, can i fil… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,427 satisfied customers
Hotel Premises liability assault. AZ. I filed a civil
I filed a civil lawsuit, then hotel agreed to try to settle out of court. I submitted a demand letter, they submitted a counter offer, I submitted a counter to that offer - then they rejected that counter offer and filed a motion to dismiss. I did this all on my own without an attorney, I would like to know where to go from here or if my civil suit even had any legal grounds … read more
JKEsq
JKEsq
Managing Firm Partner
J.D.
1,990 satisfied customers
I filed a motion for a Second Amended Complaint to add a defendant
I filed a motion for a Second Amended Complaint to add a defendant and to fix some typos in the first amended complaint. My local rules state that I have to include the amended complaint with the moti… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
To add a new defendant I file a First Amended Complaint, but
To add a new defendant I file a First Amended Complaint, but what do I do about the case name? Do I file another Summons and Case Coversheet? My current complaint is named Plaintiff vs Defendant1 and … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
24,661 satisfied customers
I failed to add the initial complaint of my case, when I ...
I failed to add the initial complaint of my case, when I filed a First Amended Complaint; Now I need to file a Second Amended Complaint to correct the error; What code section can be used to claim the… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
I am amending my complaint to add additional facts and newly
I am amending my complaint to add additional facts and newly discovered evidence.The court granted summary judgment to one defendant more than 90 days past [prior to discovery] but has not entered jud… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
24,252 satisfied customers
In New York, we have amended our complaint once and now must
In New York, we have amended our complaint once and now must make a motion to add two new parties and amend our complaint. Very little time to develop motion and amend complaint but trying to figure o… read more
HPlawyer
HPlawyer
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
854 satisfied customers
I filed for leave to amend a complaint to add an additional
I filed for leave to amend a complaint to add an additional plaintiff. The Judge sustained the PROPOSED AMENDED COMPLAINT. Do I need to serve the defendant with that, He has a copy form the motion to … read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
38,452 satisfied customers
I filed a Federal Civil Rights Lawsuit in Federal Court. I
I filed a Federal Civil Rights Lawsuit in Federal Court. I have the right to amend the complaint once. Is that correct? Also do I have to write a whole new complaint or just add new things that I have… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
11,827 satisfied customers
I filed an Amended Complaint in Circuit Court and received
I filed an Amended Complaint in Circuit Court and received the defendant's answer. First question, I need to know is what the legal court name of my answer is: I know it's called plaintiff's response … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
27,427 satisfied customers
I'm going to do a civil complaint for a vechile I purchased.
I'm going to do a civil complaint for a vechile I purchased. The add was on Craigslist, a copy of this add has been deleted. Craigslist said in a email that a attorney would have to request this. Anyo… read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,457 satisfied customers
I am answering a claim and want to add a counterclaim in tn
i am answering a claim and want to add a counterclaim in tn chancery court, hardin county tn … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,457 satisfied customers
In an Amended Complaint, (before receiving the Answer) can I
In an Amended Complaint, (before receiving the Answer) can I add a new party? I understand the original Complaint then "goes away completely", but is that really correct, or is the original complaint … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
52,686 satisfied customers
why would the plaintiff file a motion to file amended complaint
why would the plaintiff file a motion to file amended complaint and transfer to superior court? this is a lawsuit. what does that mean for the defendant? the letter I received was "motion allowed, cas… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
24,252 satisfied customers
Hello, My Federal lawsuit has been dismissed, without prejudice
Hello, My Federal lawsuit has been dismissed, without prejudice - BUT, the Court granted me leave to file an Amended Complaint within 21-days - My Question: The STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS - If I file my n… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
45,772 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

24,661 satisfied customers

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

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

45,772 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

24,252 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

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.

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

52,686 satisfied customers

30 years in civil, probate, real estate, elder law

< 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