Professional Malpractice

No area of case preparation and litigation are more challenging than professional malpractice actions. The Firm has handled professional malpractice cases both for the injured party and professional person. Professional malpractice cases usually involve medical providers, including physicians, hospitals, and nurses, dental providers, and lawyers, but in fact may involve any profession. In general, most […]

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Personal Injury/Accidents

Often we take our physical and mental well being for granted – – until something goes wrong. When an accident happens a life can be forever changed. Simple pleasures become chores. Daily routines are disrupted. Economic losses are often devastating. Whether caused by an auto accident, a defective product, malpractice or other forms of negligence, […]

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Family Law and Dissolution of Marriage

The Firm considers that no field of law requires a broader knowledge, a higher standard of ethics, or a knowledge of human psychology and development, than family law, and in particularly those areas associated with divorce. The following areas and issues are frequently encountered in domestic relations cases: Property: In divorce, the marital property needs […]

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Estate Planning, Wills, and Trusts

The Firm provides estate planning for people with all kinds of circumstances and requirements. A few of The Firm’s most important goals in estate planning are: Assuring, regardless of the plan that the client selects, the client and his or her spouse retain sufficient assets to provide for their lives and support. Ensuring that the […]

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Demystifying Trusts

General: Roger E. Stevens, Craig Weinberg, and Jessica Catlin draft trusts for clients of The Firm. A trust is created whenever a person chooses to place his property in a trust. A trust will have a Trustor (or Settlor) who is the person putting the property into the trust. It will also have a Trustee […]

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Business and Commercial Activities

The Firm prepares and reviews business organizations, contracts, and security documents and feels that it approaches such drafting, and scrutinizes the documents, with the broad knowledge of lawyers who have litigation experience. Helping the client choose a business form takes particular legal skills. Such factors as central management, ease of management, duration, income tax treatment, […]

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Women Initiate Divorce Proceedings More Frequently Than Men

In a research study commissioned by the American Association of Retired People (AARP), a randomly selected and nationally representative sample of more than 1,000 Americans between the ages of 40 and 79 answered a survey about divorce. The final analysis was based on answers of participants who had been divorced between the ages of 40 […]

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