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0 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning, Contracts, Personal Injury and Civil Litigation for Arizona on
Q: my ex husband asked me for a divorce so he could receive the money his dad left him in his estate. His mother refused

To give it to my ex because she never liked me. So I granted him the divorce because he promised to remarry me as soon as he received it. He refused to marry me again. Now I am homeless, disabled, & destitute living in a homeless shelter. Can I sue for breach of the agreement?

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: Hello My stepson got in an accident when I was in mexico i didnt give him permission to drive the car now Im responsible

He is 18, the police did not give him a ticket for no license and they did not want to change the police report

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jun 2, 2024

An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. You have probably been in touch with your insurance carrier. If the accident involved damages or injuries to another vehicle and its occupants, your carrier should be placed on notice of the accident. That would... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Traffic Tickets, Car Accidents and Insurance Defense for Arizona on
Q: If a car ahead of me runs out of gas and shuts off in the process of pulling over to the only spot that's not going to

Block traffic and their hazard lights are on, and I crash into them t-boning them, who's fault is it. 3 Lane road with a break in the median she's in the 3rd lane and I'm in the 1st lane the only safe place to pull over is in the median break. Her hazard lights were on as soon as she... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Apr 10, 2024

An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. It's possible liability could be apportioned between both of you, depending on how the accident is evaluated by the insurance company investigator. If they didn't have insurance, check the terms of your UM... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant, Consumer Law and Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: My landlord is stealing my possessions from the property after eviction, we made arrangements to pack up and move out.

We were given ample amount of time that there was no rush take out time and that we wanted to make sure the property was cleaned up as well. He has been witnessed by myself and others neighbors friends taking the possessions loading them up on his roll sck and escorting whatever he wishes off the... View More

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answered on Mar 26, 2024

If your landlord is removing your possessions without your permission, this could be a violation of your rights. First, document everything: take pictures, gather statements from witnesses, and keep any communication with the landlord or neighbors regarding the eviction and your arrangements to... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes, Personal Injury, Banking, Internet Law, Health Care Law and Identity Theft for Arizona on
Q: Violation 4th amendment, privacy, harassment, discrimination, targeted individual, identity theft, discrimination

Multiple medical facilities disclosed ALL of my information without concentration or warrant at the time of disclosure. Identity thft, hacking and stealing all of my information and disclosing it on public social media websites. Misconduct and Malicious intent to harm.

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answered on Mar 15, 2024

If you believe your rights under the Fourth Amendment have been violated due to unauthorized disclosure of your private medical information, it's important to take action. Begin by documenting all evidence related to the incidents, such as screenshots, dates, and details of the breaches. Then,... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: Can I file a suit for loss of enjoyment of life, emotional suffering, falsefuture promises after being mislead for years

I was in a relationship for over 6 years. It was lie after lie, after lie and he knew I suffered from ptsd and had clinical depression. I was actively seeing a counselor/therapist since losing my husband of 10 years and yet he found it ok to criticize me and call crazyor psycho. Tormented me for... View More

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answered on Jan 24, 2024

The legal grounds for a lawsuit based on emotional suffering and deceit in a personal relationship can be complex. While emotional distress is a legitimate reason for a lawsuit, the specific circumstances of your situation, particularly in a personal relationship, can make it challenging to pursue... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Criminal Law, Divorce and Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: I need a lawyer to write up a demand letter.

I'd rather explain in person if I could bc it'd be a lot easier. Bc there is a lot involved and not sure what direction to go with this issue. Civil Rights, Domestic Violence, interference with business relationships, Cyber stalking, Hacking, spying, tampering with personal properties,slander

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Feb 6, 2024

An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for three weeks. It could be difficult for attorneys here to offer their services or a consult, as you mention your preference to explain in person. You'd need to reach out to attorneys. In addition to your own independent... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice for Arizona on
Q: Should I write a demand letter or proceed with a lawyer?

My wife went to the dentist for a crown but during the operation the dentist blew air into her mouth which caused her face to swell. They sent us home. We ended up in the ER the next day due to chest pains, they performed numerous tests and a surgery on her. The doctors found air had traveled down... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Feb 5, 2024

An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for four weeks. Your question involves an individual decision. If you were able to arrange a free initial consult with attorneys who could assess your matter and advise of the cost of such a letter, that might be helpful in... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Federal Crimes, Personal Injury and Civil Rights for Arizona on
Q: Can you refer me a lawyer in Tucson I am being stalked and assaulted bye unknown persons useing remote nural monitoring
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answered on Jan 3, 2024

If you believe you're being stalked and assaulted, it's crucial to take immediate action for your safety and legal protection. In Tucson, Arizona, there are many qualified attorneys who can assist you in matters related to stalking, assault, and potential civil rights violations.... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Landlord - Tenant for Arizona on
Q: my wife was assaulted by a tenant who refused to pay rent. the assailant threw vinegar in my wife's eyes.

emt's worked on my wife's eyes for half an hour and wanted to take her to the hospital. the cops wanted to arrest my wife and the assailant. its a tactic to not have to do any work. the racist hispanic cop took my id to run it (why?) he came back with a hostile attitude. I'm a felon,... View More

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answered on Dec 5, 2023

In your situation, where your wife was assaulted by a tenant and the responding law enforcement officers' actions were questionable, there are several steps you can take. First, it's important to document everything: the assault, the treatment your wife received from the EMTs, the... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: 11/14/23Description of your case::My husband was in the emergency room for X-rays & then.a CT scan for a fall.

11/14/23

Description of your case::

My husband was in the emergency room for X-rays & then.a CT scan for a fall he incurred. They took the pictures and found nothing said pbly just bruised hip. We started to leave the emergency department. He was hobbling out on his own, he... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Dec 3, 2023

An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. It could depend on what caused the accident and who that would ultimately be attributable to between your husband and the hospital. You could reach out to local attorneys to try to arrange a free initial consult. I... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: My son mentor was grooming him and trying to get me to give him POA. Can I take legal action against the company?
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answered on Nov 11, 2023

If you suspect that your son's mentor engaged in grooming behavior and sought a Power of Attorney (POA) under questionable circumstances, you may have grounds to take legal action against the company. The company could potentially be held liable if it failed to properly supervise the mentor or... View More

2 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: Could I sue a surgeon for putting me through agony for 3mo due to trigger finger surgery I’m getting it fixed from Banne
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answered on Sep 19, 2023

To sue a surgeon for medical malpractice in a trigger finger surgery case, you must establish that the surgeon breached the standard of care, directly causing you harm. This typically involves demonstrating what the standard of care should have been, showing how the surgeon deviated from it,... View More

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: How much do your lawyers take after winning
Freddy Saavedra
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answered on Sep 18, 2023

Thank you for asking this question. I think it is a great opportunity to explain fees and how they work. The answer is and must be "it depends."

Generally speaking a personal injury attorney charges 33 and 1/3%. This means the attorney would take as payment a third of the total...
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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: I got injured falling 8ft on my head and sholder inside a high school. can I sue?

I was getting walked around this high shcool by staff trying to locate my equipment. We were led to a closet that had no light, a big opening by the door way that dropped about 8 ft in which I fell from landing on my head and shoulder. There was no light, signs, or warning from staff prior to me... View More

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jul 22, 2023

An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for a week. It's possible you could. I hope you are okay - the extent of injuries sustained would be a factor if it is case that would be viable to pursue. The best way to answer your question is to reach out to Arizona... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Public Benefits and Employment Law for Arizona on
Q: I'm getting surgery due to injury not on the job and don't have much PTO. Can I receive compensation while recovering?

I currently work in Arizona for a non-profit and have not been employed with this company for 12 months. I will be out of work for a minimum of 6 weeks and should fully recover in 12 weeks. Can I apply for anything to compensate for my bills after the surgery that did not occur on the job?

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
answered on Jul 28, 2023

An Arizona attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. This is something that an employment law attorney would know best, in terms of PTO or leave programs, or the applicable policies of your employer. Some questions remain unanswered on this forum, but you could... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Identity Theft, Personal Injury, Bankruptcy and Copyright for Arizona on
Q: I am a victim of identity theft. Should I file for bankrupcy or go after those who have stolen, extorted, raped me

This is my problem. I am not able to get details.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jul 8, 2023

Prosecute the identity thieves.

Q: When is violations of constitutional rights going to be stopped?. Payson Gila County law enforcement

Violently arrested more than once without good cause while attempting to file my awarded appeal.

Joel Friedman
Joel Friedman
answered on May 9, 2023

I apologize to the person submitting the question, but I don't understand how this is a work injury related question. There is no Industrial Commission office in Payson, only in Phoenix and Tucson, and an appeal would be filed there or at the Arizona Court of Appeals, again with locations only... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Car Accidents and Legal Malpractice for Arizona on
Q: I need a lawyer that has the capability to go after another lawyer I previously hired for several reasons…

Failed to fulfill their duties and little regard to Ethics code that is supposed to be followed… Failed to apply well known law rulings applicable. This is in relation to personal injury claim/suit where I was 100% not at fault.

Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
answered on Apr 12, 2023

You need a legal malpractice specialist.

Search this site for legal malpractice attorneys in your state.

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: i had hand surgery and now my hand is far worse than before surgery. do i have a case? I can no longer make fist.
Joel Gary Selik
Joel Gary Selik
answered on Apr 6, 2023

You might have a case. Medical malpractice means that a doctor violated the standard of care. A bad outcome is not enough. Another doctor would be needed to evaluate what the doctors did. Consult with experienced attorneys.

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