Texting and Driving Laws

The Commonwealth of Virginia Takes Distracted Driving Very Seriously It’s vital to understand Virginia’s texting and driving laws. Distracted driving is a serious issue among many individuals across the country. According to the Washington Post, texting and driving is the primary factor in approximately 10 percent of fatal car crashes. Here at Harrison & Turk […]

What Constitutes a DUI?

It’s Essential to Understand What Results from DUI Charges Do you know what constitutes a DUI? While states have the autonomy to determine the legal limit, all states maintain a .08 threshold. A few factors contribute to a driving under the influence charge in Radford, VA, and the New River Valley. This month, Harrison & […]

Alternative Sentencing Options

Individuals Can Serve Alternative Sentences Instead of Going to Jail Those convicted of a crime can be eligible for alternative sentencing options. Eligibility for these sentences in and around Radford, VA, will depend on several factors. You need an experienced attorney to explain any possible alternative penalties. This month, Harrison & Turk PC will discuss […]

Virginia’s Laws for Determining Spousal Support

Several Factors Come into Play when Determining Alimony Determining spousal support in Virginia can be challenging. Alimony issues arise when couples have been married for a substantial time frame and have a significant income gap. Courts award money in divorce cases to help one spouse maintain the living standard they held while married. If you […]

Virginia Has Serious Penalties for Traffic Offenses

Driving Violations Can Have Severe Consequences The Commonwealth of Virginia’s penalties for traffic offenses can have serious repercussions. Violations can be simple speeding tickets punishable by fines or crimes punishable with jail time and license suspensions. Each situation can bring different outcomes, but it’s essential to know the laws if you’re new to the state. […]

Filing Personal Injury Lawsuits

Learn About the Laws for Filing Personal Injury Lawsuits in Virginia If you file personal injury lawsuits, it’s essential to know the laws regarding them. All states have statutes of limitations. These are time limits for filing lawsuits. Deadlines are a fact of life, but few of them are as important as when filing a […]

Lawsuits for Medical Malpractice in Virginia – Harrison & Turk PC

How Long Do You Have to File Medical Malpractice Lawsuits in Virginia? Medical malpractice in Virginia happens more often than most of us would like to imagine. In the event of medical malpractice, patients can suffer severe and life-threatening harm. If you or a loved one discovered an injury linked to a medical procedure, you […]

Information About Adoption in Virginia – Harrison & Turk PC

Do You Know The Process of Adoption in Virginia? Adoption in Virginia can be an exciting time. However, adopting a child, while wonderfully rewarding, is a complicated legal process. If you are considering adopting a child, choose from several different avenues. It’s also essential to make sure that you are ready to adopt before making […]

How Does Child Support in Virginia Work?

Child Support Matters in The Commonwealth of Virginia Child support in Virginia is very important. After a divorce in Virginia, the courts expect both parties to agree on fairly dividing assets. If they cannot agree, the judge will do it. One particular aspect of divorce that’s left up to the Commonwealth of Virginia is child […]

Child Custody Matters in Virginia

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Harrison & Turk P.C. Help Parents Uphold Their Custody Rights The law office of Harrison & Turk P.C. helps parents with child custody matters in Virginia. We help parents uphold their rights at times when they need sound legal advice and support. You never know when the most unconditional bond may require a lawyer’s assistance. […]