What is a cease and desist letter?

Sometimes it isn’t enough to tell someone to stop doing something. For example, if a person is unhappy with a business and they decide to publish defaming information all over social media, that person might need a cease and desist letter. A cease and desist letter is...

Why do attorneys specialize in certain areas?

The practice of law is multi-faceted. Family law, business law, maritime law, property law, personal injury law, and estate planning are just a few areas of law that might quickly come to mind. Each one of these areas may require additional education in law school and...

Uncontested Divorce

​What is an uncontested divorce in Louisiana? The Spigener Law Firm specializes in personal injury cases and estate planning, but Mrs. Rodriguez can also handle uncontested divorces in Louisiana and Mississippi. So what is an uncontested divorce? An uncontested...

What is probate? (Mississippi) Is it necessary?

In Mississippi, probate is the court-supervised process that takes place after someone dies in order to transfer ownership of assets from the deceased person to his/her heirs and to address and resolve outstanding creditor claims of the decedent’s estate. (The...