How COVID-19 is Affecting Killham Law Office & Cases in Arizona

How COVID-19 is Affecting Killham Law Office & Cases in Arizona

No doubt, COVID-19 is affecting the US in unprecedented ways and changing how many businesses will function now and in the future. Many of us are doing the best we can and figuring out how to cope with our situations as time goes on. Killham Law Office is committed to you and your case during this time. If you have a current case or a recent charge, how might this affect you during COVID-19? In this blog post, we will discuss where you can get information about COVID-19, how Killham Law Office can help you, and what you might be...

What To Do If You’re Charged With Assault in Arizona

What To Do If You’re Charged With Assault in Arizona

If you’ve recently been charged with assault, you’ll need the help of a professional criminal defense lawyer to help you with your case. With their help, you will be able to understand the case being built against you and help you develop the proper defenses to help you resolve or reduce your charges. If your case goes to trial, having a professional lawyer with extensive experience will be an asset to you. Before understanding what to do when you have been charged with assault, it’s important to know about the legal aspects of being charged with assault. If you have...

What To Do If You Are Charged With Drug Possession

What To Do If You Are Charged With Drug Possession

Getting charged with drug possession can cause serious consequences that can last long term. There are many details to know about drug possession in Arizona and what you should do if you’ve been charged with drug possession. Depending on the type of drug possession and your current criminal history, there are different penalties you may face if you’ve been charged. Those charged with drug possession will stand the best chances of fighting a case with the help of a drug possession lawyer in Arizona. If you need a lawyer for your drug possession charge, contact Killham Law Office to get...

Domestic Violence in Arizona & What You Should Know

Domestic Violence in Arizona & What You Should Know

Domestic violence is identified in many different forms of abuse that can leave long-lasting effects on others. They are very sensitive cases and need to handled seriously and considered a crime in the state of Arizona. There is a lot of information about domestic violence in Arizona, but here are some quick facts and frequently asked questions to help you understand domestic violence and how it is handled in the state of Arizona. Getting information about domestic violence online may not be enough to help you no matter the severity of the case. At Killham Law Office, we recommend getting...

Creating a Living Trust With a Lawyer in Arizona

Creating a Living Trust With a Lawyer in Arizona

If you’re looking to create a living trust and protect your assets and your family in the event that you pass away, you have come to the right place. Living trusts are a form of estate planning that will help you protect your assets and finances at the end of life. Creating a living trust is a way to proactively plan and protect your estate as you plan for the future. If you don’t know what a living trust is or how to go about creating one to protect the future of your assets and how your family acquires them...

Understanding the Minor in Possession Laws of Arizona

Understanding the Minor in Possession Laws of Arizona

Having discussions early on with teenagers about alcohol consumption is one of the most preventive measures parents can take. Naturally, we want to keep our children from making bad decisions or doing things that can affect their future. With all the effort spent educating and warning teens of the consequences of drinking and getting caught, many are still bound to make this mistake. In 2018, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), released a report stating that 19.2% of minors between the age of 12 and 20 were drinking alcohol. Arizona’s population in 2018 was over 6.9 million...

A Guide to Accident & Personal Injury Law in Arizona

A Guide to Accident & Personal Injury Law in Arizona

Being involved in a personal injury accident is never convenient for anyone. But having the chance to fight your personal injury case for the sake of compensation is possible. Personal injury accidents can happen as a result of someone’s negligence or when another person is deliberately seeking to cause physical damage to you. One of the most common personal injury accidents is automotive accidents. The smallest accident, like the car hitting you from behind at a red light may grant you a lawsuit and compensation. The person who hit you may be held liable for any personal injuries or damages...

How to Contest an Order of Protection in Arizona

How to Contest an Order of Protection in Arizona

Many refer to an Order of Protection in Arizona as a “Restraining Order”. There are three different types of Protective Orders to be aware of if you are looking to contest an Order of Protection in Arizona. Below are some facts on the different kinds of Protective Orders and how to contest one in the state of Arizona. Types of Protective Orders Emergency Order of Protection Injunction Against Workplace Aggravation Order of Protection Injunction Against Provocation To read more about Injunctions Against Harassment, go here. What are Protection Orders? A Protection Order is one in which the court will restrict...

What You Should Know About an Injunction Against Harassment in Arizona

What You Should Know About an Injunction Against Harassment in Arizona

An Injunction Against Harassment is a protection order filed by someone who is experiencing “Harassment” from an individual you are not related to or have never been intimate with or lived with at any time. If you are experiencing harassment or an individual and would like to protect yourself, then you may need to file and an injunction against harassment. Filing for an Injunction Against Harassment requires focus and understanding of the rules of filing. Below are some essential facts to know about filing a petition for an Injunction Against Harassment in Arizona. For additional questions you don’t see below,...

5 DUI Facts to Be Aware of If You Live in Arizona

5 DUI Facts to Be Aware of If You Live in Arizona

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) charges are serious and can drastically change the lives of all parties involved. Some instances of DUIs leave people with serious consequences that affect their entire lives, while other outcomes are much more fatal, even deadly. 1.9% of the population admits to driving after they’ve had too much to drink, but in the state of Arizona, 1.7% of residents admitted the same. With that, the state of Arizona witnesses more DUI cases than the rest of the nation. Every state varies when it comes to the laws of driving under the influence. Navigating the Arizona...