My name is Danielle Diaz. One of the things I've learned in life, both inside and outside the courtroom, is that it is important to not see others as your enemy. Even though you may see the prosecutor as your enemy, he or she is just trying to do a job. It may be possible that you can get a prosecutor or the judge to be sympathetic and get him or her on your side. In order to accomplish this, you need to understand the law. I feel that most individuals do not understand the law, which is why I was motivated to create this blog.
6 July 2016
Extortion is the act of making threats against another person in an attempt to get money or other compensation from them in return for silence. Those who make extortion attempts threaten to reveal potentially damaging information about the target that could destroy the target's relationships and business connections and even cost them their job and livelihood. Many people are afraid to take action in the face of these threats, for fear that their personal information may come back to haunt them.
20 June 2016
When you have been injured and have filed a personal injury case against the party responsible for your accident, they are going to do everything they can to either have your case dismissed or to lower the amount of compensation that you are awarded. One way the opposite party will go about doing this is by gathering evidence from your social media posts. This is why when you're in the middle of dealing with a personal injury case, you should consider these four tips for handling your social media posts:
30 May 2016
An immigration attorney is someone who is going to help you become a legal citizen, work legally in the country, and more. With the help of an immigration attorney, settling into your new life in the United States can be made much easier. However, if you are at all hesitant to hire an immigration attorney, here are four specific reasons why hiring one is helpful: The Laws are difficult to understand.
12 May 2016
When most people think about estate planning and drafting a will, they think about people with families including a spouse (and possibly former spouses) as well as children. However, the reality is that not everyone is married or has children, and this does not preclude a person from needing to hire an estate planning attorney and making plans in case of death or medical emergency. Get to know some of the reasons why you still need to make estate planning a priority even when you are single with no children.
26 April 2016
Divorce and bankruptcy and the order that they are accomplished can have a major effect on each other and on you for some time. Depending on what type of bankruptcy you are considering, the timing of the filing and the filing of a divorce mean could very different outcomes. To learn more about the order of the two based on the type of bankruptcy, exemptions and your income, read on.