When a contractor has breached his construction contract by either failing to complete a job or by negligently doing the work, homeowners are left with a difficult decision about how to proceed. Even homeowners who checked out the contractors – their licenses, insurance and references – can be surprised with defective work, or an abandoned job. Should the homeowner sue the contractor? If so, in what court? What about the contractor’s insurance or bond? There are a lot of details that can make the difference between seeing compensation and an unsuccessful claim. A knowledgeable consumer protection lawyer with experience in construction claims can help. Alan Green is a consumer protection attorney in Spokane that has experience in all manner of construction claims and lawsuits. Continue Reading →
Having a lawyer educated in the nuances of DUI defense can significantly improve your chances of success in defending a DUI charge. From negotiating a reasonable plea deal to avoid having a DUI on your record, to taking your case to trial and fighting a conviction with a technical defense, only a lawyer with the right tools can help you avoid the years of burden and expense that come with a DUI conviction. McNeice Wheeler Green, PLLC can help you fight for the best possible result. Continue Reading →
McNeice Wheeler Green, PLLC is pleased to celebrate the completion of its second year in private practice. After many years practicing insurance defense and workers compensation in Florida and Washington, Alan began his own firm two years ago in order to help the people of Spokane and Eastern Washington with their legal needs. Since opening, Alan has successfully represented clients with a variety of claims, including: personal injury, consumer protection, negligent construction, malpractice, estate planning, business consulting, and criminal defense. Alan is also very pleased to continue his work in the Juvenile Court system in Grant County, helping children with truancy matters, At-Risk Youth, and temporary placement cases. McNeice Wheeler Green, PLLC looks forward to many more years serving the people of Spokane and the Inland Northwest. If Alan can be of service to you, please contact him at the office any time.
It happens every year. We get that big snow storm that leads to disaster, even though everyone knows it is coming. Streets and parking lots get iced over. Sidewalks become dangerous. Buildings shed snow and ice. Drivers fail to adjust to the conditions. Every year in Spokane, hundreds of people are injured due to winter conditions. The question then becomes: was the person just being careless, or were they injured because of another’s negligence. An experienced personal injury attorney can help you determine whether you can be compensated for your injury. Continue Reading →
Are you one of the 9 out of 10 people between the ages of 18 and 35 without a will? Are you part of the over 50% of people in America without any sort of formal estate planning in place? Do you have a family? A home? A business? Do you care about what would happen to you if you were unable to make medical decisions for yourself? Do you know what would happen to your children if you were hurt or passed away?
Many people avoid these questions because they are difficult to think about. Many people dismiss estate planning as complicated or expensive. But if you spend just a few minutes speaking with a knowledgeable estate planning attorney, and spend a relatively small amount of money now, you will never have to worry about these questions again, and could end up saving your family many times the cost down the road. Continue Reading →