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Slip-and-Fall Personal Injury

Accidents can occur on other people’s premises, and when they do, they often cause injuries. You should be informed about your legal rights if someone else’s negligence or carelessness caused you to suffer a slip-and-fall personal injury. Whether you bring a personal injury suit or seek an insurance payout, to successfully recover from your injuries,...

Uncontested Divorce

An uncontested divorce is one where you and your partner agree on everything in your divorce, including: The division of all debts The division of all assets How you will split parenting time, parenting obligations, and child custody The length and amount of any maintenance/alimony (spousal support) The length and amount of any child support...

Car Accident Statute of Limitations

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident caused by another driver’s negligence, be sure to keep in mind the statute of limitations applicable to your potential cause of action (case). A “statute of limitations” is a rule that establishes a time limit for a person to file a lawsuit for a particular...

Concrete Truck and Cement Mixer Accidents

Concrete trucks, also known as cement mixers, are large commercial vehicles designed to keep concrete moving while in transport so that it does not harden or lose its consistency while on its way to the job site. The trucks use a revolving and rotating drum to accomplish this task and accordingly routinely weigh in the...

What are the Benefits of Getting a Legal Separation?

Marriages are complicated. They come with many ups and downs that may lead to separation or divorce. Going through a breakup might get overwhelming, and an attorney might help you understand your responsibilities as a couple while living apart. However, you have to know if your state recognizes the legal separation before seeing a lawyer....

Why Should You Get a Legal Separation Instead of a Divorce?

When a marriage does not work out, divorce is not the only available option. Other options include trial separations, permanent separation, and legal separation. Finding the right route to amicably dissolve a union can be challenging, and it is important to understand the legal repercussions of each option. If you have made the decision to...

What to Do After Being Rear Ended

While sitting in your car and enjoying your favorite radio station in traffic, the last thing you expect is to get into an accident. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon to be hit from behind, even if your vehicle is not moving at the time of the collision. This is commonly referred to as a rear-end...

What to Do after a Slip-and-Fall Accident

Injuries in life are often unavoidable, and when they do happen, there are steps you can take to ensure a full recovery. Slip-and-fall accidents are one of the most common incidents that result in injury. Slipping and falling can seem harmless until you or a loved one sustain a severe injury and your world turns...

Neck Injuries from Car Accidents

During a car accident, your body is exposed to a significant force that can cause it to move abruptly forward then backward, or from side to side. Your neck often takes the brunt of this forceful movement as the rest of your body will likely be supported by your seatbelt and restraints. The result can...

Work Zone Crashes Increase Despite Decrease in Road and Highway Traffic during COVID-19 Pandemic

Jefferson City residents, Cole County citizens, and other mid-Missourians, much like those living in other parts of the country, have significantly shifted their driving habits during the Covid-19 pandemic. Children’s sports practices and games were canceled, restaurant reservations postponed, and trips to grandma and grandpa’s house were put on hold while the number of people working...