Why Does My Attorney Want to Settle?


It may feel like a slap in the face if your attorney comes to you with a settlement offer from the other party, especially if your case is on the road to trial. The offer may catch you by surprise. Settlement offers may be made throughout a family law case, whether early on, or just before […]

I Don’t Want to Get Divorced


Divorce can be particularly painful when you want to remain married. In most cases, one party initiates the divorce even though the other party may not be agreement. You may have seen it coming for years, or it may be a complete shock to know your spouse has filed for divorce. Either way, it can be […]

Meet Our Paralegals


At Burton Law Firm, we pride ourselves on our ability to offer exceptional client care. A large part of our ability to have such a high level of client care is because of our outstanding paralegals. Your paralegal will have a large role in your case, so we feel it’s important to be familiar with them […]

Why Should I Hire an Attorney?


It’s said that attorneys are like dentists, most people only see them if they have a problem. At what point do you need to retain an attorney? Is your issue a constant distraction and taking away from your peace of mind? While the decision to retain an attorney is ultimately up to you, here are some […]