Dwyer Law Firm, Attorney at Law


Sharing Assets During A Divorce

Divorce is never easy; there are high levels of stress and emotion involved, and of course, the question of the division of assets. Each family situation is different, and while two spouses may be able to split assets equally, there are other circumstances that could involve rental properties, stocks, business, and other accounts that could make asset sharing difficult. An emotional divorce could mean that the two parties are contentious and not amicably communicative.  Deciding which spouse should get what is even more difficult when there is constant disagreeing and fighting, and this means that mediating attorneys are all the… Read More

What Are Some Common Mistakes People Make When Creating A Prenup?

Prenuptial agreements are more popular today than ever, as more and more couples who are entering into marriage are choosing to sign prenups, wanting to preserve their assets obtained from both before and during the relationship. However, with more and more prenuptial agreements being drafted and signed, there are more mistakes being made. These mistakes can have an impact when, in the event of a divorce, the prenup is examined, and the impact that a provision has, or how it will be interpreted, may not be at all what either or both of the spouses understood it to originally mean.… Read More

How Much Do Workers Compensation Lawyers Charge?

Injuries at work are very common, and every day thousands of individuals file for workers compensation. But the thing that most people are interested in is how expensive it is to hire a workers compensation attorney? Does it even pay off to hire one, and does hiring an attorney really help your case? The answers to these questions can be found in the paragraphs below. Why hire a workers compensation attorney? To start with, you need to understand the importance of having a workers compensation attorney watching your back. Once you hire an attorney, he/she will ensure that your case… Read More

What You Should Know About A California Divorce

Divorce is an individual and multifaceted event. Understanding what to anticipate can assist and lessen the pressure and generate a feeling of confidence with the help of the right divorce attorneys. Even though individuals are not obliged to have a lawyer to get a divorce in California, having a knowledgeable family law attorney is essential in understanding the difficult and confusing divorce process. Reliable Support For Divorce in California A good divorce attorney will foster sound legal tactics for the dissolution. The attorney must effectively use the law to successfully advocate for the clients. Most important when children are involved, their… Read More

The Difference Between Personal And Workplace Injury

If you have been involved in an accident at work and injured, chances are that you are pretty stressed right now. It is more than enough to worry about the injury itself without also having to think about the correct legal action that should be taken. We will take some of the worry off of your back and guide you through the confusing process of determining what type of legal claim you are eligible for and what type of injury attorney you should be looking for. There are several important things you should consider after you have been involved in… Read More

How Can I Tell If My Loved One Was Emotionally Abused In The Nursing Home?

Emotional abuse is a type of abuse that attacks the person by either verbal or non-verbal actions. It creates a sense of self-doubt and low self-esteem in the person by believing that no one loves them or cares for them. Sadly, emotional abuse takes place in Old Folks’ Homes on a regular basis. The elder population is more susceptible to abuse than any other type of age genre and it is a fact that some nursing homes and staff members take advantage of. For an elder person in that setting, it could be difficult to speak out and tell their… Read More

Dealing With A Hit & Run Scenario

Generally, when people are injured by a negligent driver, they have a clear target to demand compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and/or damaged vehicle. However, if the driver flees the scene, then collecting damages could be a problematic proposition. Law enforcement has been hassling with ways to find hit-and-run drivers for ages but their efforts are mostly unsuccessful. N such a situation the following steps should be taken to ensure that the person who hurt you doesn’t escape their liabilities Get a license plate number if you can. A smartphone picture is usually best. Call the police and… Read More

Causes of infants’ wrongful death in Jacksonville, FL

A sudden death of an infant is not less than an ordeal for parents. A death which was preventable but happens makes the parents more sad and unhappy. When it is expected from the parents that their medical practitioner will give them and their baby all the possible care, but the said person fails to do so, the child could and this death is considered a wrongful death. This kind of death occurs because of negligence, carelessness, and lethargic or overactive role of a doctor concerned. Usually, the parents throw blind trust in such kind of doctors, but they fail… Read More