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The Dangers of Representing Yourself in a Divorce Posted by WBBlegal on February 25, 2014

As a family attorney I am often asked, “Do I need a lawyer, or can I just do this myself…?” This question plagues almost every person who is looking to start the divorce process. The quick answer is YES. No one should attempt to begin any legal proceedings without being represented by someone trained to protect their rights. There are situations where people may feel that this is the only option available to them or that a lawyer is not worth the trouble. If you are thinking about getting a divorce think twice before you go it on your own.

Ten Things to Know About Landlord/Tenant Law in Rhode Island Posted by WBBlegal on February 25, 2014

Ten Things to Know About Landlord/Tenant Law in Rhode Island

Not knowing the law when you become a landlord or a tenant in the State of Rhode Island can have unfortunate and sometimes costly consequences for you down the road. Here are a few facts that you may not have known to help you familiarize yourself with local law. As always, consult an attorney before entering into any lease or contract to protect your rights.

Social Media and the Family Courts Posted by WBBlegal on February 24, 2014

Social Media and the Family Courts

Don't let your Facebook posts ruin your chances in a lawsuit. If you are involved in a divorce, a child support case, a child custody/visitation case or any other family court situation you need to reconsider your use of social media sites such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.