Personal Injury Should I get a personal injury lawyer after an accident? The unpredictable experience of an automobile accident can leave you feeling overwhelmed. One single event has the potential to change your life. If you ever find yourself in this situation, it is important to have someone on your side. If you have been …

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The Importance of Understanding the Agreement When buying or selling a home, one of the most important documents you will sign is the Offer to Purchase and Contract. This is a legally binding document that details the terms and conditions of the transaction, and also sets a fixed timeline for the closing. Often, the contract …

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Spousal Support or Not? One of the many challenging aspects of a divorce is determining whether spousal support should be established. Post-separation support and alimony are utilized to help the dependent spouse maintain an accustomed standard of living. There are several things to consider when negotiating spousal support. Below are a few issues and 5 …

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  Guidelines Congress first passed federal laws establishing child support guidelines in the 1980s to accomplish three main goals: financially help children living in a single parent household; encourage payment of child support and promote consistent contact between parent and child Today, many of those same guidelines exist in order to ensure the safety, well-being, …

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Get to know your local Monroe, NC attorneys at Perry, Bundy, Plyler & Long LLP. Richard G. Long Jr. is the managing partner with Perry, Bundy, Plyer & Long, joining the firm in 1995.  Mr. Long primarily practices: family law emphasizing mediation real estate law business law municipal law. Here is our interview with Richard: …

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How To Start Your Business Right You’ve got a great idea and are ready to start your own business. How exciting! If you are like many new business owners, you are probably wondering how to legally structure your new business. You have heard about LLCs and corporations, but do you know the difference? Do you …

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What Really Happens On Closing Day Real estate closings have a reputation for being stressful, complicated, and time-consuming. But do you really know what happens on closing day? Here is a summary from experienced Monroe, NC real estate attorneys about what to expect on closing day and some helpful tips to make sure everything goes …

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  Spring home-buying season is upon us! While buying a new home should be exciting and fun, there are also major legal considerations at each step of the home buying process. If you are not careful, you can easily make a legal mistake that can have long-lasting consequences. First time home buyers can be especially …

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