How to Get Your Lawyer to Join You as a Client in Alabama

A lawyer with a lot of money has a difficult job: to represent the clients of lawyers who are getting into debt.So a new class of lawyers is being born, one that has the added advantage of being cheaper. It’s called the Legal Practitioner Retainer Network (LPRN), which is a joint venture between law firms, the

How to Make Money From the Car Crash of Your Life

Posted February 08, 2018 12:50:49It’s been a while since I’ve written about car crashes, and it seems like every month there’s a new case that raises some fresh questions about what the insurance industry does, how they treat accidents and how to get the most money out of a claim.For my own car crash in

How to get rid of your criminal record in five easy steps

The United States is a land of laws.Some of them are simple and straight-forward, like a state’s minimum wage law.Others, like the criminal justice system, are more complex and nuanced, like whether a child should be punished for an act of violence committed by a parent.The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program,

Alex Johnson: I can’t afford a lawyer, attorney says

A new California law that will force lawyers to register with the state as a tax-exempt nonprofit could be the biggest change in the state’s criminal justice system in decades, according to an attorney who specializes in civil liberties.“It’s the most sweeping changes I’ve ever seen,” said attorney Alexis Johnson, a partner at the law