A general practice law firm conveniently located in downtown Biloxi, Mississippi. Attorney serving individuals, including out-of-state clients, with matters across the Mississippi Gulf Coast, including Harrison County, Jackson County, and Hancock County. As a lawyer, we advocate for clients from the conference room to the courtroom and understand that your case is more than just law.
A divorce, also called dissolution of marriage, is a legal process where a marriage is dissolved by the Chancery Court. In Mississippi, you must have a legal justification, or fault ground, or the parties must agree to attain a divorce. The divorce addresses the legal duties that spouses have to one another, including the assignment of property rights and custody. Divorce can be a traumatic life event.
When parents do not live with one another, they must learn how to share custody of their child(ren). The Chancery Court will consider what is in the best interest of the minor child(ren) in its determination as to custody and visitation. Parents must consider the well-being of the child while navigating the legal requirements that govern child custody cases.
A will allows loved ones to express their end of life decisions. Most people, especially those with children, need basic estate plans. Estate planning can get matters in order before death. Probate is the resolution of one's estate after death. Most people have some property and debts at the time of their death which forms the estate. Mississippi has its own set of laws governing probate.
Our firm provides the highest quality legal service by assessing the strengths and weaknesses of criminal matters. We will then work to develop a strategy to obtain the best result with the most timely resolution. We provide representation from felony offenses in Circuit Court to traffic violations, including DUI, in Municipal Court.
Representation of individuals with Federal and State controversies to resolve tax disputes. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Mississippi Department of Revenue often work together regarding individual tax liabilities. We also represent individuals before the United States Tax Court.
Civil litigation is a civil lawsuit that is based upon non-criminal laws. The lawsuit is handled in court and commonly involves parties of individuals, groups, and businesses. Civil litigation can range from a small claim to major multi-billion dollar litigation. Our office focuses on representing individuals in small claims.
Our firm is committed to providing clients with professional quality services in a timely manner at a reasonable cost. We approach every case with a focus on personalized service, professional integrity, and zealous representation. To that end, clients can expect our firm to be honest, professional, ethical, hardworking, and responsive as we work to achieve their goals. We are committed to helping our clients overcome their legal issues in the most stress-free manner possible. Different lawyers take different approaches to their work. Our approach makes us a better firm and gives better results for our clients. We understand the impact that legal problems can have on lives and know that legal situations involve more than just law.
Individuals need a compassionate, skilled, and accessible lawyer to assist them through their legal troubles. Legal matters can be intimidating and complicated. The best resolution to any legal problem is one that fully protects the client's interests while being handled in a timely, cost-effective manner. In every case, through the use of effective negotiation and hard work, our firm will work to reach a favorable agreement to prevent our client from going through the stress and expense of a trial. If negotiations fail to produce a favorable agreement, our firm will go to court and advocate for the outcome that our client deserves.
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In a free, no-obligation, initial consultation, you will meet with an attorney to discuss your legal issues, possible remedies, and resources in plain English. While legal problems can be stressful, meeting with an attorney can provide the solutions needed for resolution. We appreciate your interest in our firm. Please contact us if we can be of assistance.
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