Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
The plaintiff in my case has passed away. He was using a
The plaintiff in my case has passed away. He was using a collection agency to collect a debt that we are disputing for several reason. We are only in the discovery stage and no trial has been set. The… read more
Attorney Wendy
Attorney Wendy
Member
Juris Doctorate
1,929 satisfied customers
Our opposing attorney obtained confidential information one
our opposing attorney obtained confidential information one year ago from another family attorney. He told the family attorney that the judge would sign a protective order and never followed through. … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
I lost a case in circuit court on some trickery by the state
I lost a case in circuit court on some trickery by the state attorney and the lack of alertness by the council that I could afford to have represent me. Since that time I have found that I should seek… read more
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Hammer O\u0027Justice
Attorney
Juris Doctor
4,274 satisfied customers
I need some assistance looking up some court rules that
I need some assistance looking up some court rules that apply to Bergen County, New Jersey, Special Civil Part. I am a defendant to a lawsuit. I believe I have the correct link below, but am not sure … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
A judge granted a motion to compel and that all of my pleadings
A judge granted a motion to compel and that all of my pleadings filed were struck. The motion continues to state a hearing will be held on the issue of damages to be awarded in the Plaintiff back in O… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney-at-Law
JD
23,535 satisfied customers
I need to cite legal cases in Plaintiffs/Appellants Opening
I need to cite legal cases in Plaintiffs/Appellants Opening Brief who suffered significant judicial prejudice by the court and both attorneys in the case and was hoping that you could assist us. These… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
35,663 satisfied customers
I paid a contractor a 50% deposit (1400) for installing kitchen
I paid a contractor a 50% deposit (1400) for installing kitchen counters. This was Dec 2011. I contacted him a month later (per our agreement) to begin the work. He's had medical problems (he told me … read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
15,552 satisfied customers
I worked for five years for a Canadian owed Nevada based company.
I worked for five years for a Canadian owed Nevada based company. I was never paid. My husband was hired by the Canadian company in Canada and sent to Nevada to run their milling and mining operation.… read more
Brent Blanchard
Brent Blanchard
Solo Practitioner
Doctoral Degree
1,964 satisfied customers
I live in Texas. In 2004 I placed a charge of roughly $3,000.00
I live in Texas. In 2004 I placed a charge of roughly $3,000.00 on my credit card for a car repair for a friend. After paying for the car to be released back to the owner, he of course wanted to take … read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,607 satisfied customers
I am a defendant with 8 other people in a frivolous lawsuit.
I am a defendant with 8 other people in a frivolous lawsuit. The story is so absurd I am embarrassed to write this but I need some guidance. The Plaintiff is a convicted felon. He plead guilty to mone… read more
Lady Themis
Lady Themis
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
4,646 satisfied customers
A process server gave my husband the papers ( I wasnt home)
A process server gave my husband the papers ( I wasn't home) from the magistrate court of Gwinnett County, GA. I'm ordered to appear in court for my delinquency on my Discover credit card. It shows Di… read more
xavierjd
xavierjd
Juris Doctor
3,361 satisfied customers
we are being sued personally and corporately. we are 9/11 victims
we are being sued personally and corporately. we are 9/11 victims who lost all documents in the world trade center. the plaintiff has been convicted of three counts of felony forgery and tax fraud and… read more
Irwin Law
Irwin Law
Juris Doctor JD
7,196 satisfied customers
My mother filed a suit for personal injury her lawyer she hired
My mother filed a suit for personal injury her lawyer she hired was able to settle for 150,000.00. he gave her 50,000.00 and he kept 50,000.00 for his fee, and then said he was putting the other 50,00… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
I have a counter-suit to a small claims suit. Per legal code
I have a counter-suit to a small claims suit. Per legal code 7031a and b, the contractor who sued me can't sue me and I can sue him for all money back because his license was suspended during the cour… read more
cfortunato
cfortunato
J.D.
7,967 satisfied customers
i hired an attorney 10 months ago to represent me on a possession
i hired an attorney 10 months ago to represent me on a possession case. we have only spent about 2 hours total actually discussing my case in his office he would call me almost every week for payments… read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
Hi JB. I contacted you a few days ago in regards XXXXX XXXXX houseboat
Hi JB. I contacted you a few days ago in regards XXXXX XXXXX houseboat accident and explained the situation. Just wanted to get your opinion (further) on what will be happening next with this situatio… read more
JB Umphrey
JB Umphrey
Attorney & Counselor
Juris Doctor
16,283 satisfied customers
My brother is the trustee of my fathers estate. He has a mental
My brother is the trustee of my fathers estate. He has a mental illness, but has had no problems for 15 years. After my father past he stopped taking his med's and spent $70,000 of the equity loan he … read more
INFOLAWYER
INFOLAWYER
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
22,843 satisfied customers
Can a contractor sue a 3rd party for calling the contractor
Can a contractor sue a 3rd party for calling the contractor to go see a job for a 2nd party? My attorney told me he filed a motion to through out a frivolous suit? How do I check to see if he filed th… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,866 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