What Type of Attorney Should You Hire

There are so many different attorneys that work in different sectors of the law. If you were injured in a vehicle accident, you are not going to want a family lawyer, the same as if you are fighting for custody of your children, then a criminal lawyer or a tax attorney is going to be no use to you.

To start, you want to identify what lawyers there are and what they can help you with. Tis understanding will ensure when it comes to needing a law professional, you will know where to turn and who to choose.

Criminal attorneys are experienced lawyers who deal with felony and misdemeanors. They handle a wide variety of cases which include drug possession, being in possession of a weapon, assault, driving under the influence and traffic violations. The lawyer will assist the defendant who has been arrested and is being tried on a serious charge. They will work hard to have the charge dropped or come to some form of resolution prior to the case being heard in court, this saves you time and money in the long run.

A bankruptcy attorney on the other hand is a law specialist who can assist you when you find your bills are taking over your life and you have no way to turn or you are being forced into foreclosure either on a personal or business level. They will assist with repossessions and other financial problems you may be facing that requires legal assistance.

Driving under the influence will require a criminal attorney. Now this isn’t just being caught driving under the influence, it can include everything from breathalyser issues to wrongful arrest. If you have had a problem out in the field with a breathalyser result or you feel you were unfairly treated, even though arrested, you will need an experienced lawyer who understands the law in your particular state to give you a helping hand and handle your case on your behalf.

Personal injury lawyers handle a variety of cases which have resulted in you being injured due to the fault of someone else. This can be that you were involved in a vehicle accident where the other driver caused the accident which left you unable to work and in hospital for a long period. It may be that you were injured at work or on holiday or a defective product resulted in a serious accident. You may also have been a victim of abuse or discrimination.

Family lawyers are those who handle any cases relating to family law. This includes divorce, custody battles, visitation rights, support, paternity issues and adoption. They will be able to provide you with advice and guide you, handling your case in a professional manner for a speedy outcome.

Then there are estate lawyers, which are nothing like criminal attorneys. These lawyers handle wills, trusts and estates, ensuring that in the event of a death the entire process is handled in a calm and effective way meeting the wishes of the newly departed.

John R Grasso is an attorney admitted to practice in Rhode Island, Massachusetts. He is also admitted at the Federal District Courts. He is a member of the Bar of the United States Supreme Court and has an experienced support team working alongside him to help focus on securing a resolution in the shortest period of time. John Grasso represents criminal defendants on misdemeanors and felony charges throughout the area. He handles a wide range of cases on a daily basis from domestic violence cases to immigration disputes and DUI cases to robbery and so much more.