Blog Posts in December, 2016

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  • Failure to File Timely Appeal in Crenshaw County, Alabama
    Failure to File Timely Appeal in Crenshaw County, Alabama

    A former NBA player with a sizeable net worth recently divorced his wife and during the proceedings, evidence showed the husband had failed to pay any alimony or child support throughout the period of ...

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  • Alimony Based on Circumstances in Montgomery County, Alabama
    Alimony Based on Circumstances in Montgomery County, Alabama

    Alimony modifications are extremely common in post-judgment divorce cases, but until recently, there has been conflicting law about when a court may modify awards of periodic alimony. A case that was ...

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  • Stand Your Ground Upheld in Jefferson County, Alabama
    Stand Your Ground Upheld in Jefferson County, Alabama

    Imagine acting in self-defense to protect yourself from an attack only to find yourself facing a charge of criminal assault in the second degree. This is exactly what happened to a woman named ...

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  • Venue Not Proper in Jefferson County, Alabama
    Venue Not Proper in Jefferson County, Alabama

    Oftentimes, legal disputes can turn on very specific aspects of a law that are extremely technical. One technical part of bringing a lawsuit against another party is making sure you file the lawsuit ...

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  • Judge Does Not Rescue in Divorce in Lauderdale County, Alabama
    Judge Does Not Rescue in Divorce in Lauderdale County, Alabama

    There’s an old joke about the difference between good lawyers and great lawyers. It says that good lawyers know the law, but great lawyers know the judge. While this is more or less a joke, sometimes ...

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  • Workers' Compensation Benefits Approved in Marshall County, Alabama
    Workers' Compensation Benefits Approved in Marshall County, Alabama

    If you have been injured while working at your job, it can be very difficult to navigate the process for filing a workers’ compensation claim. This process can become especially complicated because ...

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