According to the US Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in 2014, there were 32,675 people killed in car accidents on US roadways. An additional 2.3 million people were injured in crashes in 2014.
Car accidents can happen to anyone, anywhere at any time. While we all hope for the best and do our part to minimize the chance that we will be involved in car crash, it's a smart idea to be prepared. If you or a loved one is involved in a traffic accident, keep these things in mind:
To obtain the JSL Car Accident Checklist, fill out the contact form below and select "JSL Car Accident Checklist."
GET THE ONE MISTAKE GUARANTEED TO TURN YOUR DIVORCE UGLY
(AND HOW TO FIX IT!)
Divorce. Two, historically unsexy syllables.
The very word rarely (okay, never), conjures images of butterflies, rainbows and gloriously single unicorns dancing about playing flutes or harps or tambourines or whatever ecstatic mythically animals fancy.
Instead, "divorce" elicits the same reaction in most, as does a loathsome disease diagnosis. "Divorce? Yikes! Don't get any of that on me!"
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When I get a call at 3 a.m. from someone who's been arrested and accused of driving while intoxicated, the question I am asked THE MOST is, "Should I take 'the test'"?
The 'test', of course, is any of the chemical tests (blood, breath or urine) required whenever a police officer has made a lawful arrest of a person operating a motor vehicle on a public roadway who is suspected of driving while intoxicated, or while operating under the influence of alcohol or drugs.*
To obtain the DWI Fact Sheet, fill out the contact form below and select "DWI Fact Sheet."
THE HIDDEN COSTS OF HIRING ANY LAWYER WHO PROMISES BOTTOM BARREL FEES JUST TO GET YOU IN THE DOOR.
Choosing the wrong lawyer - i.e. any lawyer who promises to be the "cheapest" by lowballing better lawyers to get your business, can actually be doing you a disservice and costing you more!
To obtain the Lowball Lawyers List, fill out the contact form below and select "Lowball Lawyers List."
IF YOU THINK YOUR FIRST DWI WON'T FOLLOW YOU FOR LIFE, THINK AGAIN
Getting arrested for DWI is usually the result of one bad decision, be it not calling that cab, enjoying that-one-drink-too-many, or not realizing the prescription drug you are taking impairs your ability to drive. Yet, 68,000 drivers in New York State alone, on average, are arrested for it every year.
Now, more than ever before, how you handle your first DWI is crucial to the next 25 years of your life. I'll explain.
To obtain the DWI Cheatsheet, fill out the contact form below and select "DWI Cheatsheet."
GET YOUR FREE CHEATSHEET
When clients want to know how much the divorce will cost, my prediction would be about as accurate as the fortune in the cookie that follows my pint of chicken fried rice.
It's a question an attorney cannot answer definitively (at least not without a crystal ball).
You are able to take advantage of a new program we are rolling out at Jonna Spilbor Law, aptly known as (da, da, daaaaaaah), our "Fixed Fee Divorce Program".
To obtain the Fixed Fee Divorce Cheatsheet, fill out the contact form below and select "Fixed Fee Divorce Cheatsheet."