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
About 15 years ago my mother filed for bankruptcy. Capital
About 15 years ago my mother filed for bankruptcy. Capital One Bank bought one of her old debts and on 11/ 20 /09 received a judgement against her for $3484.01. My mother is disabled and since the 199… read more
Kimora Pope
Kimora Pope
JD
1,442 satisfied customers
Pennsylvania wills and Powers of attorney. Not yet. None
Pennsylvania wills and Powers of attorney JA: Have you talked to a PA lawyer about this? Customer: not yet JA: What steps have been taken so far? Customer: none JA: Anything else you want the lawyer t… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
2,568 satisfied customers
In Ohio, a credit card co. Creditor sent a garnishment
In Ohio, a credit card co. Creditor sent a garnishment notice to a debtors bank.The personal account garnished had no non-exempt funds, so bank answered no funds.Garnishment shortly ended. Account res… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,296 satisfied customers
My aunt passed om NYC almost a year ago. I am named in the
My aunt passed om NYC almost a year ago. I am named in the will & revocable trust. How long should this process take?? It has been almost a year? … read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
3,715 satisfied customers
The factual situation for a Michigan deceased: Single man,
Single man, engaged but not yet married but living with fiance has a safe deposit box leased in joint name with his fiance but dies before a marriage is scheduled. the Deceased has brothers who claim the contents belong to them. the fiance is the personal representative under the last will and testament and the will provides specifically for distribution of specific bequests only to other family members but does not specificially mention the fiance in the will. … read more
Legal Eagle
Legal Eagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
36,525 satisfied customers
My grandfather passed away in 2006. A probate wasn't done
Hi. My grandfather passed away in 2006. A probate wasn't done for him. A few years later a lawyer called my mom and aunt and asked why didn't they open an estate, and asked my aunt for a copy of the b… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,053 satisfied customers
I am meeting with an assistant DA and my sister tomorrow so
I am meeting with an assistant DA and my sister tomorrow so he can ask her some questions about a safe deposit box that she and our youngest brother opened together. I was hoping to give a little back… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
24,667 satisfied customers
My uncle was found dead today. He died several days ago and
My uncle was found dead today. He died several days ago and lived alone. His sister will handle closing out his estate, burial etc. She will not get into his home until the landlady has a company clea… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
43,565 satisfied customers
About 8 years ago, my husband opened an American Express
About 8 years ago, my husband opened an American Express credit card account. Evidently, he did not make payments and they put a lien on our joint checking account. I only found out about this account… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
My pervious landlord put my safabox under hold.he said that
My pervious landlord put my safabox under hold.he said that I didn't pay the rent. Can he hold my checking account or my husband checking account? What if he opened the box and found it empty, what wi… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
16,788 satisfied customers
First of all, I have a GREAT attorney/Judge. Purpose of this
First of all, I have a GREAT attorney/Judge. Purpose of this question is only for my personal knowledge, prior to me discussing with my attorney monday! I found this information out Friday, and met wi… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
My friend Andre did not have any knowledge of the will of
My friend Andre' did not have any knowledge of the will of his deceased wife until one month ago. He has been told that this will had a 2 year Expiration date from the date of her death, and that sinc… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
40,922 satisfied customers
I have just gone through a divorce. Our Escrow balance check
I have just gone through a divorce. Our Escrow balance check never arrived. I called the mortgage company and they confirmed it was mailed to my x-wife's new address and deposited into her account. He… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My father is currently on life support and we have to start
My father is currently on life support and we have to start the process of getting his related business together and have no idea where to get started. We have information for his safety deposit box t… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
Are you sure that is a safe idea Should I open an internet
Are you sure that is a safe idea? Should I open an internet account based in a diffrent state with locations in california? Can theylevy my safe deposit box?… read more
J.Hazelbaker
J.Hazelbaker
Doctoral Degree
4,367 satisfied customers
If a bank gets a court order for garnishment, can they obtain
If a bank gets a court order for garnishment, can they obtain assets in Safe Deposit Boxes in AZ?… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I filed a complaint for divorce, and my spouse has been served
I filed a complaint for divorce, and my spouse has been served with papers. I am worried that my individual safe deposit box (which spouse doesn't know about, unless they do assest search) will be "fr… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
I have a judgment against a person who I beleive is holding
I have a judgment against a person who I beleive is holding her assets in a sfe deposit box. I would like to seize a safe deposit box and need directions on how to compose the motion. Can you help me?… read more
A.J.
A.J.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
1,796 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

24,667 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

46,816 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

25,231 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,239 satisfied customers

Consultant and legal researcher

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

303 satisfied customers

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

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

18,862 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