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    Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP

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    Cordell & Cordell, P.C.

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    Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP

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    Cordell & Cordell, P.C.

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  • Smith Dominelli Guetti

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  • Smith Hoke, PLLC

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  • Peter J. Scagnelli Esq.

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  • The Arquette Law Firm, PLLC

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  • Harp Law Office

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  • Law Office of Lynne A. Papazian

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  • Fine, Olin & Anderman, LLP

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  • Rupp Baase Pfalzgraf Cunningham LLC

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  • Herzog Law Firm

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    Emancipation of Minors Lawyers | Serving Glens Falls, NY

  • O'Connell & Aronowitz, P.C.

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    Emancipation of Minors Lawyers | Serving Glens Falls, NY

  • O'Brien & Associates

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    Emancipation of Minors Lawyers | Serving Glens Falls, NY

  • The Law Office of Carolyn A. D'Agostino

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    Emancipation of Minors Lawyers | Serving Glens Falls, NY

  • Donnellan & Knussman, PLLC

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  • Cutler, Trainor & Cutler LLP

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  • The Mullaney Firm

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    Emancipation of Minors Lawyers | Serving Glens Falls, NY

  • Tabak & Kiosse, LLP

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    Emancipation of Minors Lawyers | Serving Glens Falls, NY

  • Rhoades Cunningham & McFadden, PLLC

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    Emancipation of Minors Lawyers | Serving Glens Falls, NY

  • Cullen and Dykman LLP

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  • Melody A. Mackenzie, PLLC

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  • Tebano & Associates, PLLC

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  • Jean M. Mahserjian, Esq., PC

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Glens Falls Emancipation of Minors Information

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Minors Can Seek Emancipation

Minors between 14 and 18 years old, under certain circumstances, may petition the court to be emancipated. To achieve emancipation, a petitioner must prove that he or she has established a permanent and stable home away from parents, has an income to adequately support him or herself, and is mature enough to make competent decisions.

How an Emancipation of Minors Lawyer Can Help

Minors seeking emancipation can benefit from the counsel of a Glens Falls emancipation of minors lawyer in preparing their petition, understanding the legal and social ramifications of emancipation, and filing the petition with the court. The lawyer also can form a case of why the parents are unfit, if necessary.

When to Hire a Lawyer

It is in your best interest to get legal help early on in addressing your situation. There are times when hiring a lawyer quickly is critical to your case, such as if you are charged with a crime. It may also be in your best interest to have a lawyer review the fine print before signing legal documents. A lawyer can also help you get the compensation you deserve if you’ve suffered a serious injury. For issues where money or property is at stake, having a lawyer guide you through the complexities of the legal system can save you time, hassle, and possibly a lot of grief in the long run.

How to Prepare for Your Initial Consultation

Prepare for your consultation by writing down notes of your understanding of the case, jot down questions and concerns for the attorney, and gather your documents. Remember that you are trying to get a sense of whether the attorney has your trust and can help you address your legal issues. Questions should include how the attorney intends to resolve your issue, how many years he/she has been practicing law and specifically practicing in your area, as well as how many cases similar to yours the attorney has handled. It can also be helpful to broach the subject of fees so that you understand the likely cost and structure of your representation by a specific attorney and/or legal team.

How much does it cost to hire an attorney?

In general, how much an attorney costs will often depend on these four factors: billing method and pricing structure, type of legal work performed, law firm prestige, and attorney experience. Depending on the legal issue you are facing, an attorney may bill you by the hour, settle on a flat fee, or enter into a contingency fee agreement. The type of legal work you need help with will also play a role in cost incurred.

Common legal terms explained

Pro se – This Latin term refers to representing yourself in court instead of hiring professional legal counsel. Pro se representation can occur in either criminal or civil cases.

Statute – Refers to a law created by a legislative body. For example, the laws enacted by Congress are statutes.

Subject matter jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority to hear the claim based on the specific type of issue brought to the court. For example, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court only has subject matter jurisdiction over bankruptcy filings, therefore it does not have the authority to render binding judgment over other types of cases, such as divorce.

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