On Unauthorized Practice of Law

Posted by Ruth Tick on Friday, April 22, 2011


Citizens and consumers have no idea of the daily struggle we go through to uphold their rights. Legal document preparers serve legal consumers who either choose not to, or cannot afford to hire an attorney. Those who choose not to hire an attorney often feel that, in the past, they did not receive valuable services for their money. Others who can afford to hire an attorney, but who decide not to, that their legal matter is straight forward enough to handle themselves.

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Say it ain't so!

Posted by Ruth Tick on Sunday, January 2, 2011
 

Hiding the Ball


When I was studying for my B.A. in Legal Studies we had this one professor, Dr. Flagg who delighted in “hiding the ball”. Before a test he would tell us that some of the exam questions were hidden, buried somewhere in the textbook, case law, class discussion, or extra reading material. During an exam review he wouldn’t give us a hint as to what those questions were even about. A few months ago, I came across a former classmate, UCF class of 2002. She had continued ...


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The Florida Association of Legal Document Preparers - A New Trade Association

Posted by Ruth Tick on Thursday, June 17, 2010
A newly formed trade association, The Florida Association of Legal Document Preparers, is dedicated to assisting Florida residents in preparing their legal forms; and providing legal information. The time has come for Americans to take back the legal system, and to preserve their legal rights and freedom. Many people are willing and to handle their own routine legal matters. Reliable legal information and the correct legal forms are fundamental.

Legal information is not the same as legal advic...
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If you don't know your legal rights ...

Posted by Ruth Tick on Monday, September 7, 2009
... then you don't have legal rights. It isn't always easy to know how to look out for your own best interests. Most of us never learned in school how to navigate the legal system, how to bring an action to court. Many people never need to bring a court action, or defend against a lawsuit. However, many others do. Many people find themselves in a dispute over money or actions with a neighbor, an employer, a contractor, a landlord, or someone else. When communication erodes and you find yourse...
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About Me


We provide legal forms and document preparation. When available, we use court approved forms for all Florida family law issues.As legal document preparers we do not provide legal advice, and may only work directly under the supervision of our customers. Education: B.A. - Legal Studies, UCF, 2002 M.S. - Criminal Justice, UCF, 2004 Experience: Over 10 years preparing legal documents in Florida. I primarily prepare documents for family law, debt defense, civil matters, and criminal post-conviction.

 Links:

www,faldp.org - The Florida Association of Legal Document Preparers, a growing group of Florida legal document preparers assisting citizens in their pursuit of justice.

http://is.gd/vhBx90 - P.U.L.S.E. Petition - sign the petition and show your support for the citizens of Fulton County Georgia, and their right to access the legal system.