The Danger of DIY Divorce

The Danger of DIY Divorce Cheap online “do it yourself” divorce kits seem like a good idea, particularly if you and your spouse are in agreement.  However, there are inherent hazards and dangers associated with the kits.  Thompson Law Office can quickly help with an uncontested divorce or even if it is contested. Online “fill…

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A Basic Guide to Filing a Personal Injury Claim

A Basic Guide to Filing a Personal Injury Claim If you have suffered an injury caused by someone else’s negligence, you may be eligible to seek compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. However, filing a personal injury claim can be complex, which is why it’s helpful to learn what you can expect…

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What You Need to Do After Getting a DUI

Getting charged with a DUI Defense can have serious consequences. To best protect yourself and your future, there are some steps you should take in the immediate aftermath of receiving a DUI charge. Below, the drunk driving and criminal attorneys at Thompson Law Office in Lexington, KY, discuss three things to do after getting a DUI. 3 Things to…

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Personal Injury

5 Items to Bring to Your First Meeting With a Personal Injury Lawyer

5 Items to Bring to Your First Meeting With a Personal Injury Lawyer If you’ve been the victim of a personal injury, it’s important that you understand your rights and responsibilities under the law. The best way to do this is to enlist the guidance of a personal injury lawyer. At your first meeting with your…

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Divorce Attorneys Share the Do’s & Don’ts of Ending a Marriage

Divorce Attorneys Share the Do’s & Don’ts of Ending a Marriage Terminating a marriage is one of the most difficult life experiences you may ever go through, but there are several steps you can take to minimize the negative impact it has on you and your family. It’s important to handle the divorce process properly…

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How Do You File for Divorce in Kentucky?

How Do You File for Divorce in Kentucky? You have been unhappy in your marriage for a while and have finally decided to end it; now what? Although the decision to divorce is an emotional one, it’s important to approach the actual filing process with pragmatism. For most individuals, that means hiring a divorce attorney who can…

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Wrongful Death

A Quick Guide to Wrongful Death Claims

A Quick Guide to Wrongful Death Claims Some accidents are unavoidable, but many can be directly traced to another party’s negligence or careless actions. Unfortunately, these accidents sometimes have fatal consequences, claiming the lives of innocent victim(s) and leaving their families suffering from emotional loss and sudden financial pressure. In these cases, survivors may be…

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Personal Injury Lawyer

7 Types of Recoverable Damages in Personal Injury Cases

7 Types of Recoverable Damages in Personal Injury Cases Personal injury law is designed to provide the compensation you need to recover if you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligent or reckless behavior. There are a variety of damages you may be awarded, depending on the severity of your injuries and the circumstances surrounding your…

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Accident Claim

When to Hire an Accident Lawyer

When to Hire an Accident Lawyer Whether you have been in a car accident, taken a nasty slip and fall, or endured any other type of personal injury, an accident lawyer will help you exercise your rights and safeguard your interests. But, how do you know when the time is right to enlist the services of an…

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Wrongful Death

How to File a Wrongful Death Case After the Loss of a Loved One

How to File a Wrongful Death Case After the Loss of a Loved Coping with the loss of a loved one is always difficult, especially if their death was caused by someone else’s negligence. If your family member has died because of someone else’s careless driving, an unsafe product, or medical malpractice, a wrongful death claim can…

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