About Jewel Caraway

About Me

About Jewel Caraway

My name is Jewel, and welcome to my site! I started it to help people find out more about family law and divorce attorneys after my own experience. I have to tell you--getting a divorce is never pleasant, but sometimes it's the only option. I won't go into details, but in my old marriage I just had to get me and my kids out. But the legal stuff was a pain to deal with. Not to say it wasn't worth it, but it was definitely hard to navigate. Divorce papers, the custody battle--if you don't have a guide and a good lawyer, it is so difficult. So the purpose of this site is to help you work the system. Good luck making a better life for yourself!

3 Important Reasons Why You Need A Personal Injury Laywer

Have you recently been injured in an accident that wasn't your fault? Are you unable to work as a result of the accident but your insurance company is refusing to help? If you've been injured and it wasn't your fault, you may be due financial compensation for your pain and suffering. Although your family and friends may have given you various reasons for you to avoid hiring a lawyer, getting an attorney may be the best way for you to receive the money that you deserve. Read More 

3 Invaluable Services Of A Probate Attorney

Experiencing the death of a loved one is hard enough without all of the complicated issues that sometimes arise as a result. More often than not, one of the most difficult things relatives find themselves stuck with is the execution of a will and how exactly it relates to the estate of the deceased. For help in this matter, having a probate attorney by your side is invaluable. Read on below to discover three services offered by probate attorneys that can help you navigate the post-mortem legal maze. Read More 

What Happens When You Are Facing Criminal Charges As An Illegal Immigrant?

If you are an illegal immigrant or in the process of applying for a visa or citizenship, a criminal charge can have a profound impact on whether or not you will be allowed to stay in the United States. Depending on the offense you are accused of committing, you could face deportation. Before making any plea bargains, it is important you understand what could happen if you are convicted.  When Can You Be Deemed Inadmissible? Read More 

Do You Know What To Do After A Serious Car Accident?

The steps you take in the hours and days following a serious car accident can have a huge impact on whether or not you are ultimately able to collect the compensation that you deserve. Unfortunately, during the chaos that often follows an accident, it can be easy to forget what you should and should not do. That is why it is recommended that you print out a copy of the do's and don'ts outlined below and place it in your glove box. Read More 

When To Benefit Most From Legal Help With Social Security Disability Claim

While having a lawyer helping you file your social security disability claim can be helpful, it may not be absolutely necessary in the initial stage. Many first time applicants may not qualify, but many will after resubmitting with the correct information. Wrong or incomplete information is one reason for not getting through with the first filing for disabilities.  Information on the social security website indicates that up to December 2013, over 830,000 beneficiaries had their benefits held for a variety of reasons. Read More