Is Collaborative Divorce Right For You?

A typical divorce can leave both partners out-of-pocket. Experts estimate that the average cost of a divorce in the United States is between $15,000 and $30,000, which is a sobering thought when you consider the average cost of the wedding is under $28,000. Many couples now turn to collaborative divorce to avoid some of the costs that a case can incur, but you may not fully understand what this process entails. Read More 

Personal Injury Law: How To Prove A Defective Product Liability Claim

According to recent statistics, plaintiffs won approximately 50% of all personal injury law cases that proceeded to trial. Of which, an average of $748,000 have been awarded for product liability cases. If you have suffered from an injury or other types of damages as a result of a using a particular product, you may have a defective product liability claim on your hands. Speak with a personal injury lawyer to determine whether you have sufficient evidence to prove your case, and to determine the amount of compensation that you should sue for. Read More 

Have You Been Bitten By A Dog In Florida? Here’s What You Need To Know About Florida Dog Bite Law

If you've been bitten by a dog in Florida, you should contact a personal injury attorney. There are laws in Florida that make the owner of a dog that bites liable for any injuries you receive. The degree of liability the owner will face is determined by a number of factors. These factors, plus the severity of your injury, will determine the amount of money your personal injury attorney can recover for you in court. Read More 

Defective Cars And Auto Accidents: Advice For Drivers

Auto accidents happen for many reasons, but some collisions occur because one of the vehicles involved is defective. In some cases, manufacturers find a fault and recall a batch of cars, but if the drivers are unaware of the issue, an accident could follow. Find out how a defective vehicle can affect liability in an accident, and learn more about your legal options in these cases with your traffic accident attorney. Read More 

From Inattentive Drivers To Flying Surfboards: Identifying A Culprit After A Car Accident

After a car accident, you may be saddled with expensive repairs and medical bills, and in some cases, your injuries may even prevent your from working. If you are in that situation, a car accident attorney can help you get the compensation you deserve. Through mediation or court, these professionals prove that another party was at fault, and they get that party's insurance company to pay for the damages. In many cases, an attorney from a firm like Hinkle Law Offices proves that another driver is at fault, but in other cases, there may be another culprit. Read More