Entries by Coumanis & York, P.C.

The Impact of Social Media on Your Legal Case

Social media is all around us these days. Most Americans regularly use social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and LinkedIn. These are very popular sites where people like to share photos, videos, status updates, and news with their family members and friends, and for the most part, they are fun and harmless. When […]

Alcohol and Spring Break—Getting Arrested for DUI in Alabama

According to the travel industry, more than 1.5 million students and families choose to take a break each spring and go on vacation. Spring break is an American tradition, and Alabama is a common destination with our gorgeous white sand beaches and plenty of activities to keep you entertained. One of those activities, particularly for college students, […]

I’ve Been Arrested for Drug Possession in Alabama—What Can I Expect Now?

If you’ve been arrested for drug possession in Alabama, your first and most important step is to call an attorney. Alabama laws governing possession of illegal substances are particularly harsh, and the effects, should you receive a conviction, will negatively impact your life forever. Some drug possession offenses are governed by both Alabama laws and […]

Reasons to Hire an Attorney for Drug Charges

Nobody wants to go through drug charges alone. Having the right person by your side is the difference between a favorable and an unfavorable outcome. This is why many people facing drug-related crimes need a lawyer to establish their case. Some people currently incarcerated for drug-related offenses could have had their sentences reduced had they […]

How to Talk to Your Children about Divorce

Divorce is a time of transition, and transition brings stress. While dealing with the stress of the unknown, your mind is flooded with questions. How do I find the best family law attorney in Foley, AL? How do I handle the close friendships that I share with my spouse? And above all, how do I talk […]

Hiring a Lawyer for Juvenile Criminal Cases

No one wants to be in a situation where they have to hire an attorney. But, in the event that it happens, it’s best to hire one in the early stages of an investigation, especially in juvenile cases.  The legal system is complex, and prosecutors and district attorneys know how to maneuver it in such […]