Understanding the legal system, especially on a state-by-state basis, isn’t easy. In order to keep things fair and balanced, every state has its own twist on the justice system. Because of the amount of detail and specificity involved in the judicial process, the average person winds up not knowing much about criminal law.
If you heard the term “aggravated drug possession” during your arrest or hearing, you might not understand how that is any different from a drug possession charge. One may sound more like a legal term, but they do mean different things.
The Litigation Counsel of America (LCA) is an invitation-only fellowship for lawyers at the top of their field. The honor society holds a limited number of seats, so there are only 3,500 lawyers who have this distinction. The LCA’s written mission details the importance of elevating American lawyers’ standards to meet and practice intentional diversity […]
There’s a reason people say that life is “death and taxes.” When you’re in the middle of tax season and juggling all your financial life’s moving parts, it’s easy to feel like the process will never end. No sooner have you filed last year’s tax returns before the next tax season starts ramping up.
Twenty years ago, you couldn’t whisper “marijuana” in a hushed tone without being accused of being a delinquent. As the cultural zeitgeist evolves to include demystifying and destigmatizing is the beloved plant’s use, the legislature has had to evolve. While marijuana was previously illegal in all its forms, the United States has taken giant leaps […]
Possessing a firearm can be legal or illegal depending on your license status, prior record, and how and where you possess it. If you are facing weapon charges in Pennsylvania, you need an experienced attorney in your corner. It’s important to familiarize yourself with the Keystone State’s laws surrounding firearm offenses.
Imagine you are pulling up to a four-way intersection with west-to-east stop signs. The north-to-south roads do not have stop signs, so you make sure to stop and look both ways before proceeding. Suddenly, you hear the loud screech of squealing tires. In a split second, you look into your rearview mirror and see a […]
Being involved in an automobile accident can have long-lasting effects on both your mental health and your physical well-being. Now that the summer season is in full swing, car accident lawyers in Montgomery County, PA, know that more dehydrated and inexperienced drivers will be on the road. This can lead to more frequent accidents. If […]
Getting injured in a car crash or bitten by a dog both fall under the category of personal injury and can be equally traumatic, but the laws surrounding these incidents and the damages you could potentially recover differ greatly in Pennsylvania. We at Kalikhman & Rayz, LLC, the personal injury lawyers in Montgomery County, PA, […]
Kalikhman & Rayz, LLC, the trusted personal injury and criminal defense attorneys in Montgomery County, PA, have been once again been honored by Super Lawyers® Magazine for their professional achievements in 2019. View the video below for more information on our two distinguished attorneys!