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The Discovery Process in Contested Family Law Cases

The Discovery Process in Contested Family Law Cases

I’m Alexis Agnew, a legal assistant for Hall & Navarro. I wanted to answer a question that is very common within contested matters, and that is: What is Discovery? Discovery is a process that requires each party to collect information and documentation relevant to...

Changing to Maiden Name During a Divorce in Georgia

Changing to Maiden Name During a Divorce in Georgia

Today I wanted to take a moment to answer a question I've been getting a lot lately: “Can I change my last name during my divorce case in Georgia?” The answer is yes, changing to your maiden name during a divorce is absolutely an option. You just need to follow a few...

Preparing to File for Bankruptcy

Preparing to File for Bankruptcy

I’m Paige Kicklighter, the Bankruptcy Legal Assistant for Hall & Navarro. I help our clients navigate the bankruptcy process daily and have been working as a bankruptcy legal assistant for over 10 years. If you're preparing to file for bankruptcy, there are some...

What Is a Pro Se Divorce?

What Is a Pro Se Divorce?

A Pro Se divorce occurs when a person decides to represent his or herself in court during a divorce. The Pro Se party prepares and files all the legal forms necessary for the divorce. He or she also fulfills the duties in the courtroom that normally would be done by...

Hiring Paralegal – Springfield, GA

Paralegal Position Available – Hall & Navarro, Springfield, GA 09/27/2022 Who We Are Looking For Hall & Navarro is looking for a superstar Paralegal to work in our Springfield office, primarily in the practice areas of family law & criminal defense. This...

Will People Know I Filed for Bankruptcy?

Will People Know I Filed for Bankruptcy?

There are many concerns people have when considering bankruptcy. Today’s topic addresses one of the top questions my clients have just prior to filing. Will people know I filed for bankruptcy? Who Will Know If I Filed for Bankruptcy? The short answer is, yes, certain...

DUI Less Safe vs. DUI Per Se

DUI Less Safe vs. DUI Per Se

If You've Been Arrested for DUI in Georgia, Don't Delay Before we discuss the differences of DUI Less Safe vs. DUI Per Se, we need to cover some time-sensitive information. If you have been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) in the state of Georgia, you...

Uncontested vs. Contested Divorce

Considering divorce? You may have even already scheduled a consultation with an attorney to discuss it. If so, one of the first questions you will likely be asked is whether you are seeking an uncontested or contested divorce....

Division of Marital Property in Georgia

Division of Marital Property in Georgia

Hey y’all, it's Paige Navarro! I wanted to answer a quick question that we get a lot from anyone who is considering a divorce or is about to go through a divorce. If your name is not on the title to your residence or the mortgage, you may be wondering: “Do I have an...