Our Take on Things

Always be Honest with Your Lawyer or Paralegal

It is very important that you are always honest with your lawyer or paralegal about the issues in a court case.  Even if it makes puts you in a bad light.  Full disclosure is key in a successful client/representative relationship. If you are not honest with your legal representative, they can’t help you.  Not only

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Employment Law – Check with us first

I always find it funny the cycles that our law firm goes through.  It could be a few weeks, a few months, or even sometimes a year before we deal with a certain type of law.  Whether it be Construction Liens, registering a Certificate of Pending Litigation onto a property, or a will drafting, we

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The Good Lawyer (Part 4) – Judgment

Welcome back to our segment of “The Good Lawyer.” One resolution everyone should be making for 2019 is to not settle for less than what you deserve – and since we are a law firm, of course we mean in terms of your legal services! We’ve already discussed the importance of communication, resourcefulness, and responsiveness

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Balancing the Balance

I love the first couple of weeks after January 1 – it is the time of year you get to see which resolutions are sticking for those who made them.   Many lawyers I know were resolving to have work/life balance for 2019 and finding it hard to keep. I will not pretend to have

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Residential Landlords, This One’s For You!

There have been many stories from tenants who claim that their landlords terminated their tenancies, claiming personal use, only to turn around and re-rent it for a much higher rate of rent. In 2017, the rules around a Landlord’s ability to terminate a tenancy based upon personal use changed, making it a little more difficult

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The Good Lawyer (Part 3)

I know it’s been a few weeks (during which time we’ve eaten all of our Halloween candy and done a lot of black Friday shopping) but here we are again for our third installment of “The Good Lawyer.” During our previous discussions on what makes for a good lawyer, we discussed communication and resourcefulness. Today

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