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Understanding Your Rights When it Comes to Military Administrative Separation
The Richardson Firm Team

Military Administrative Separations have been on the rise within the military. Administrative separations offer a low-cost and quicker means of separating military members without going through a court-martial process. It is no secret that the culture of the military is very different from the culture of civilians. If you have been accused of serious wrongdoing,…

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Understanding Family Law Is More Than Just For Custody Cases
The Richardson Firm Team

Family lawyers are typically called upon when a legal dispute or issue involving family members needs to be resolved. These laws vary depending on the state, and are made to preserve the rights of individual family members while upholding the interests of the family structure as a whole. Many families are often unsure of the…

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Understanding Workers’ Compensation in North Carolina
The Richardson Firm Team

It is important to understand the process and how workers’ compensation works as it can be overwhelming. If you have been hurt on the job you may not know exactly what workers’ compensation benefits you may be entitled to. Speaking with a licensed attorney is always going to be your best option to help you…

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Understanding the Difference Between a Felony and a Misdemeanor
The Richardson Firm Team

If facing allegations of criminal charges in Cumberland County, it is important to understand the process and how courts work. With all the information online and how overwhelming a criminal charge can be, we strongly recommend you talk to an experienced lawyer after an arrest or summons. Facing criminal charges can be stressful and cause…

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Federal Traffic Tickets in Fort Liberty
The Richardson Firm Team

Fort Liberty Traffic Ticket Attorneys With our office being located just outside the largest military base in the United States, we are familiar with all military matters, including on-base traffic tickets. Traffic tickets on military bases are enforced by federal law, and if you’re charged with a traffic offense or other crime on a federal…

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Injured on Someone Else’s Property? Do You Know Your Rights?
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Protect your rights and maximize your payout after an accident or injury. Personal injury claims are complex, and it is wise to have an expert attorney at your side. Most often after an accident or injury, you are experiencing physical and mental stress and need the support of an expert. PREMISES LIABILITY LAWS All property…

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Five Questions People Ask About Child Custody, Separation and Divorce in North Carolina
The Richardson Firm Team

The end of a marriage or relationship is a difficult process, often bringing anxiety, stress, and uncertainty into your life. If there are children involved, the process can become even more complicated. It is important to have the help of a skilled and experienced family law attorney to help you get through it. Each state…

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Military Law 101
The Richardson Firm Team

Military law is an area of law that is both complex and daunting as the military justice system functions much differently than the civilian system. Outlined in the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) and complex service regulations, military law includes legal rules and procedures that apply to service members both at home and abroad,…

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