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Ask An Attorney: Should I appeal?

I was just involved in a hotly contested family law trial and I am not happy with what the judge did.  Should I appeal? Family cases can be so difficult – they can involve what matters to us most, our … Continue reading

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Ask An Attorney: Car Accident Concerns

I have been in a car accident – now what do I do?  What do I say to the insurance company that keeps calling?  What do I drive while my car is getting fixed?  How can I get more money … Continue reading

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Expunging Your Record Part II

Most people don’t realize that you can have a criminal or traffic record expunged, which means it is wiped from the records.  This is extremely important for job applications, future legal issues including other tickets, or criminal charges, or even … Continue reading

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Use Versus Possession and Squatter’s Rights

Everyone has heard the term “squatter’s rights”, but what does this term really mean? There are two real estate issues at play here: “Adverse Possession” and “Prescriptive Use (Easement)”. A “prescriptive easement” becomes a legally protected right of use when … Continue reading

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Ask An Attorney: Family Law & Your Will

If I die before my divorce is final I do not want my spouse to have custody of our children nor access to my estate. What should I do? When children are in your life, everything changes. Until your divorce … Continue reading

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Ask an Attorney: Expunging Your Record

One of the many services Hillman, Brown & Darrow offers is providing advice and assistance to our clients in filing for expungement of police and court records. The internet makes it easier than ever for employers or other interested parties … Continue reading

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Ask an Attorney: Mediator or Attorney?

Should I hire a mediator or an attorney for my divorce? No one should ever go through any family law issue without having met with an attorney to understand their rights. A mediator’s purpose is to settle a case. Mediators … Continue reading

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Ask an Attorney: Prenup Preparation

Do I need a prenuptial agreement to protect me from debts my spouse incurred before our marriage? Not necessarily, but a prenuptial agreement is useful for many reasons. You do not become legally responsible for your spouse’s debt just because … Continue reading

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Ask an Attorney: Child Support

My ex is making tons of money and our teenagers have part time jobs. Can I get child support modified? You may have the right to modify if there has been a material change in financial circumstances since the last … Continue reading

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Slip and Fall Injuries: You May Need Legal Help

The recent snow, ice and frigid weather require that we exercise extra caution when walking outside and that we ensure that our property is safe for people who are expected to walk on it. A sudden slip and fall can … Continue reading

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Do you know these men?

Traditionally, our grade school history text books teach us that George Washington was the first president of the United States. However, what most Americans do not realize is that he was the first president under the Second or “New” Constitution. A … Continue reading

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HBD Celebrates 30 Years at 221 Duke of Gloucester Street

The month of August marked another colossal anniversary for Hillman, Brown & Darrow, P.A.; August 1983, 30 years ago, Michael P. Darrow and Samuel J. Brown moved their firm into the building off of Duke of Gloucester Street that has … Continue reading

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Michael P. Darrow Relives Family History

Annapolis attorney Michael P. Darrow recently had the opportunity to relive his family history and be apart of filming for a movie about Clarence Darrow and the Scopes Monkey Trial. Clarence Darrow, who is a distant cousin of Michael Darrow, … Continue reading

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