What is a Bench Trial?

What is a Bench Trial?

There are two types of trials – jury trials and bench trials. When most people think of a trial, they think of jury trials. Therefore, what is a bench trial? Keep reading to find out.    What is a Bench Trial? Many cases in the United States are settled out...
Assault vs. Battery

Assault vs. Battery

Assault and battery are different offenses, but you can commit them at the same time. Keep reading to learn the difference between assault vs. battery.  Assault A simple assault is a Class C misdemeanor and basically means an offense that is directed against property....
My Lawyer is Not Fighting for Me

My Lawyer is Not Fighting for Me

If you’re thinking, “My lawyer is not fighting for me,” you have a few options. Keep reading to find out which options are best for you and your situation.    I Feel Like My Lawyer is Not Fighting for Me Think about why you feel your lawyer isn’t giving you their...
How to Choose a Lawyer

How to Choose a Lawyer

Many people who have been through the process still struggle with how to choose a lawyer. When you have a case date rapidly approaching, you can’t wait any longer. It also doesn’t help knowing how many options are available here in Pennsylvania. Plus, you often can’t...