General Guide to Muskegon Courts

To those who are not familiar with the court system, it can be a place of vast confusion. Most people in Muskegon know where the Courthouse is located, but you might be surprised to learn that there is more than one “court” in the Michael E. Kobza Hall of...

How to Evict a Renter in Muskegon, MI

Are you a landlord in Muskegon wondering how to evict a renter? In this article, we’ll try to give you a solid overview of the process, and answer commonly asked questions about eviction from the LANDLORDS point of view. Please note that this is general...

What is Litigation?

What is Litigation? According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, litigation is “the act, process, or practice of settling a dispute in a court of law: the act or process of litigating.” On the other hand, a lawsuit is a case brought before a court, so it’s a...

The Ultimate Guide to Land Contracts in Muskegon

What is a Land Contract? A land contract is an alternative form of real estate financing where an agreement is formed between a buyer and seller. In a Land Contract, the buyer takes possession of the property and pays monthly payments, plus interest, to the seller,...

Probate Lawyer Muskegon MI

Probate Lawyer Muskegon MI Oftentimes a loved one’s passing is unexpected, and, due to this, legal questions may arise. These questions often involve the distribution of the deceased’s personal belongings, finances, and sometimes even brings about the...

Do You Need a Muskegon Business Lawyer?

Whether you’re just starting a business, or you’re a seasoned business owner, there are many reasons why you may need a Muskegon business lawyer. The job of a business attorney is to provide legal advice regarding business matters, such matters will be...

Living Trust Michigan

What is a living trust? A living trust is a legal document created by an individual, known as a grantor, who provides a trustee with the responsibility of managing their assets for a future beneficiary. At its simplest, a living trust is an estate planning tool...

Sole proprietorship vs LLC

When you were a teen, did you ever take on odd jobs to earn extra cash? Did you ever have a lemonade stand, mow lawns, or walk dogs for the summer? Unbeknownst to you, you were technically a sole proprietorship. Now you may be wondering, “How could I have formed a...