Can an outside attorney from California do appellate cases in Arizona?
answered on Mar 25, 2023
An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for three weeks. Attorneys sometimes appear in jurisdictions outside their states by making arrangements with local counsel. This is not uncommon in appeals, where some firms have specialized experience with certain types of... Read more »
I'm in Arizona, a community state.
answered on Jan 16, 2023
I am not an Arizona lawyer. However, you should respond to the appeal, a short brief on your behalf responding to original brief will do. Check the AZ appellate rules regarding format and filing of briefs.
The judge ordered everything in half but she has two bank accounts she didn’t put on table and I was the one paying for everything i didn’t know that she is a covert narsiste I was Being abused for20years and everything was about my youngest son and I didn’t even get the chance to say that I... Read more »
answered on Dec 29, 2022
I'm not entirely sure what you are asking.
If you discovered bank accounts that were not included in the Decree, you can ask the Court to revisit the Decree and include them as after-discovered assets.
If you feel you were shortchanged because you didn't have an attorney,... Read more »
My friend is a prohibited possessor. His wife put a handgun under their seat with the intention of taking it to the police department because she found it in a park where there were children playing. My friend was unaware of it's presence. He was stopped and the police officer charged him with... Read more »
answered on Aug 14, 2022
A prohibited possessor charge in Arizona is actually called "Misconduct Involving a Weapon" and is a class 4 felony. This charge carries the potential for years in prison and depending on a person's prior criminal convictions, this charge could be a prison mandatory charge.... Read more »
No one can tell me what comes next. If I can't write the Memorandum, then I have no defense. Legal advise isn't common in my case. PLEASE HELP!
answered on Jul 25, 2022
I don't know if you are appealing a civil matter or criminal matter. Regardless, the answer is the same: You prepare a "narrative" of what happened in Court, file it with the superior court, and the other party may then object to what you've written. You need to file this no... Read more »
I was 18 and homeless in 1996, cutting across an open parking lot (privately owned). A policeman said he couldn't stand us homeless (today I hold degrees in biotech, microbiology, and teaching) and I needed to leave town. He arrested me for criminal trespass. I was fed rotten green baloney and... Read more »
answered on Feb 28, 2022
It sounds like what you are probably seeking to do is set aside your conviction. While this is not entirely what you are asking, it may accomplish your objectives. A set aside if granted will set aside the judgment of guilt and dismiss the complaint. You should consult an attorney to discuss... Read more »
I recently was awarded a win in a civil suit that was assigned to arbitration. The plaintiff has filed an appeal. Will the case be heard for any reason? No matter what they will get their trial they're asking for? Or does Arizona have rules like the federal government does regarding the only... Read more »
answered on Jan 4, 2022
The case on appeal will be heard--on the issues that appellant rose.
I stopped receiving benefits back in October because of trying to verify with id.me and it took 3 months to complete and then at which time I was informed that an adjudicator was assigned to my claim. I was found monetarily ineligible based on non fraud issue and disqualified. I submitted my... Read more »
answered on Aug 14, 2021
I wanted to let you know your question was posted to a workers' compensation website, very different than unemployment benefits (UIB). I personally do not have an answer about your pandemic benefits claim and I don't know if you are eligible for some UIB payment even without having worked... Read more »
Judgment I have against them, are in Chapter 13 BK in Tampa, FL - they broke the terms of the Automatic Stay to file the appeal & again to pay the fees after they specifically requested an emergency hearing in the BK Court to reimpose the Stay stating they can’t afford to see the case... Read more »
answered on Aug 10, 2021
I would not file anything without first having a lawyer review it as your filing is likely a violation of the automatic stay. Before you file anything anywhere, you likely will need to seek relief from the stay in Florida.
The tenant has interfered with the sale of the property for over a year ,badgering buyers. When the tenant learned the property sold he refused access to realtor and inspector along with non payment of rent and numerous lease violations the judgement was awarded and he was to be evicted. The escrow... Read more »
answered on Oct 5, 2020
First, I am not an Arizona lawyer. But perhaps you can file a motion requesting the court to lift the stay, for all the reasons you have noted and any other reason having to do with the appeal. But it seems like the tenant is just stalling for time, so if the stay is not lifted, it shouldn't... Read more »
I have a juvenile dependency hearing on September 28th. A few weeks ago I filed a motion to strike neglect petition and a motion to vacate temporary custody. The attorney general asked the judge to strike the motions because I submitted them and not my lawyer. Is it a law that I have to use my... Read more »
answered on Sep 7, 2020
If you are represented by an attorney, generally all motions, other filings and court appearances go through that attorney. There have times when a client files his own motions, etc. although that person is represented. But I would not think that should be grounds to strike those motions. So yes I... Read more »
Judge put on the court document under findings that “the court has concerns about the health and safety of the child in this case” Child who is almost 14 has endured abuse (physics, mental and emotional) by dads girlfriend for6 years. He then said that everything is based off what the child... Read more »
answered on Jun 1, 2020
So unfortunately Arizona law requires proof of judicial bias from sources outside of the courtroom. It makes bias nearly impossible to prove. It might make more sense to appeal the merit of the ruling instead, particularly if the judge ignored the cumulative weight of the evidence. This will still... Read more »
My stepdaughter, who got half of the business was upset because she did not get all of it. He had a tax and payroll. She has the data entry and payroll and I sold the tax part. Neither of us know tax returns. I gave her 20,000.00. I feel like I was taken advantage of. He passed Jan 2, 2020... Read more »
answered on Apr 11, 2020
This depends on whether there was a last will and testament (or Trust that owned the business; or business documents that indicated what should happen) or not. If there was an estate plan that addressed the business, then it controls where it goes. If there was not, see below:
ARS... Read more »
In plea deals it states if you except the plea charges will be taken off and you plea for lesser time
But if not then you are getting the original charges if wanted plus some and looking at a longer sentence
Isnt that bribing,threatening,intimidation
And against our constitutional rights
answered on Mar 24, 2020
As a question of criminal justice philosophy, your point is well taken. Many legal scholars argue that the massive disparities between what a criminal defendant would be sentenced to if he pled guilty to an offense versus if he went to trial create a constitutional problem. My former criminal law... Read more »
answered on Jun 3, 2019
You may want to seek out a law clerk, as it is legal research you need. However, if you want your work done by an attorney, then definitely contact an attorney who is familiar with appeals.
answered on Apr 15, 2019
Anything CAN happen but termination of parental rights is not an action the court takes without substantial justification. If you are merely talking about visitation rights the matter is less complicated. Unfortunately it is still far too complicated to tackle using Justia Ask-a-Lawyer. If you are... Read more »
answered on Dec 10, 2018
Hello, this link you have attached is the generic link without any individual case information. I do not believe the site will allow you to copy and paste it with the inmates information. Feel free to send us an email with the information. Zach@Divellaw.com
answered on Nov 1, 2018
No. Not everyone appeals. To appeal, you must take certain steps within specific time frames. If you need assistance, I recommend contacting an experienced attorney.
A judge in a small town court issued a restraining order to the other party, without me even in the court room. When I protested this, in court, he not only let the RO stay, but didn't allow me to testify.
answered on Nov 1, 2018
You can appeal to the superior court. IF you need assistance, I recommend contacting an experienced attorney.
I’m trying to understand some paperwork the Arizona Court of Appeals, District 1, has posted regarding a Special Action. The case is in Phoenix, AZ.
answered on Aug 12, 2018
It means they are declining to hear the Petition for Special Action and whatever order was appealed will stand.
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