The Virginia State Bar Professional Guidelines Rule 6.1 states:
(a) A lawyer should render at least two percent per year of the lawyer’s professional time to pro bono publico legal services. Pro bono publico services include poverty law, civil rights law, public interest law, and...Read more »
I decided that I do not want her to live here anymore, she does not sleep, shower, get mail, or reside here and no money has been paid. I asked her to get her stuff out when I am available to be there, but she keeps saying that she will get when she has the time. She has also blocked any way for me... Read more »
You should, under no circumstances, remove her property from the home until after going through proper eviction procedures. You should locate a landlord/tenant attorney in your local area to discuss what notices have to be given and what length of time you need to wait before eviction proceedings.
My questions don't seem to be posting. I would like to sue my veterinarian for spay surgery performed on my canine in 2008 but had a question about the statute of limitations in Virginia. After the surgery was performed my dog showed signs of heat as if she had never been spay. This continued for... Read more »
I recently pulled over for failing to yield. When pulled over i was asked for my drivers license. That's when i remembered it was expired. I misinterpreted the information i read on-line about a 30 day driver's license grace period. The officer didn't arrest me. I just had to receive a citation... Read more »
You're right that 46.2-300 holds those potential sentences for a first offense. While it may be unlikely that someone with a good record won't receive any jail time, it is indeed up to the judge's discretion if you are found guilty. Sometimes a judge may reduce the charge to failing to have a...Read more »
I am in a pending divorce and my son's father has been less than helpful. We currently have joint custody that was made before marriage and since the split he has ran from his responsibilities. He is supposed to have my son on weekends, but nearly every weekend he has a story as to why he can't get... Read more »
He would get a credit for the amount that is paid for the child's benefit, but with other sources of income, the guideline child support might be higher than his credit for the child's derivative Social Security benefit. Consult with a family law attorney to help run potential guidelines, or...Read more »
I am a green card holder and used to worked at gas station. I accidentally sold alcohol to minor and I got cought. Case went in court and I was ended up paying penalty. It's been over 5 years now. I am filling citizenship form and question came up that have even been involved in criminal case?... Read more »
You really need to 1) be fully honest when filling out Form N-400 and 2) consult with an immigration attorney to help make sure whether your specific conviction and the timing of it is going to bar you from naturalizing. Based on the description, it sounds like you're still eligible, but since we...Read more »
It's going to depend on the type of case, expected duration of the case, and the particular expertise of the lawyer. Generally, in Northern Virginia, you're probably looking at $300 to $600 per hour, but it's impossible to nail it down for you. Call around! Search the web for attorneys in your...Read more »
My nephew shot and killed my sister and my niece was there too he was 18 she was 24. They were having an argument with my sister who was 46 when the shooting accord. A jury trial is October 29 and 30. I have been through check and back with this and have been struggling with PTSD because of this.... Read more »
You have not provided enough facts for a solid answer. It appears that you are asking whether something can be done which has actually already occurred. That is not the right question. The right question is what can be done at this stage, and the answer to that depends upon the facts. One...Read more »
If her mom finds out it is my she will attempt to send me to prison and I don't want to go. I want to help raise to child and I want to be with the girl. We are wondering is there a.way for her parents not to find out who the baby daddy is?
I depends on the age of the case and the court level (General District or Circuit court. You can go to the courthouse where the person who was convicted and speak to a clerk. Or you can try the VA courts website.
It sounds like you may have an argument for abandonment. You need to speak to an estate attorney or a civil attorney since you are seeking compensation for storage. Click on "find a lawyer" for direct assistance.
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