What Happens if You Die Without a Will in South Florida?

This is not an everyday topic of discussion, but it’s one that goes through our minds as we age: What happens to your property if you die without a will in South Florida? First of all, if you don’t already have a will, you should. If you pass away without one, your loved ones will…

What is the Difference Between Specific and General Liens?

There are two different types of liens that an individual may have over real property: specific and general. A specific lien is granted only with respect to a particular asset. In foreclosure, the specific asset is the real property that is subject to the foreclosure. A specific lien also occurs in the context of real…

Deposition Leads to Case Dismissal for Attorney Vater

Recently, Attorney Michael Vater represented a client that was being wrongfully sued for breach of contract. In this particular case, Attorney Vater determined that in order to best defend the claim, it would be necessary to depose one of the employees of the company suing his client. This employee was located in the State of…