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Child Custody & the Holidays

Child Custody & the Holidays

The holidays are a special time, especially for young children. But this time of year can be very stressful – even painful – for divorced families. Donald H. Barton is a family lawyer who has worked with many clients to make the holidays less difficult for everyone,...

Probation & Parole: What Are the Differences?

Probation & Parole: What Are the Differences?

The criminal justice system is very complex. If you find yourself facing charges, there are many things you'll need to learn about. Felonies and misdemeanors are a case in point. So are probation and parole. If you've had to go to jail, you may be unsure about the...

Felonies & Misdemeanors: What’s the Difference?

Felonies & Misdemeanors: What’s the Difference?

Facing any type of criminal charge is a serious matter. If this happens to you, you need to have a basic understanding of the consequences that can come along with your specific charge. Your criminal lawyer will tell you about the punishments you may be facing based...

3 Child Custody Tips for Back-to-School

3 Child Custody Tips for Back-to-School

Now that summer has come to an end, parents are helping their children start the new school year off right. But that task is a little tougher for couples that share custody. How can you make thing easier for your child while still maintaining your rights and the terms...

5 Types of Child Custody

5 Types of Child Custody

Child custody matters are one of the most difficult and emotional parts of a separation or divorce. Working with a family law attorney is a must if you find yourself in this situation. When you're hiring a lawyer, you'll want to be aware of the five types of child...

5 Types of Civil Cases

5 Types of Civil Cases

Civil cases differ from criminal ones, as they involve legal disagreements between two or more parties. In general, civil lawsuits, result in monetary settlements or having certain restrictions imposed against the guilty party. This is in stark contrast to criminal...

What Are the Different Types of Criminal Cases?

What Are the Different Types of Criminal Cases?

Being charged with a crime can turn your whole world upside down. If you know that your charge will result in a criminal case and not a civil one, you'll need to start researching the different types of criminal cases. Your criminal attorney will help you understand...

What Are the Differences Between Criminal & Civil Cases?

What Are the Differences Between Criminal & Civil Cases?

The American legal system can be quite complex. If you're involved in a lawsuit or a criminal case, sometimes its's best to start with the basics, such as the category that applies to your case. Is it a criminal or civil issue? Knowing this one fact will help you...

Welcome to Donald H. Barton Law

Welcome to Donald H. Barton Law

If you have a legal case that involves personal injury law, wrongful death, criminal law, and family law, you want the right team on your side. Brevard, NC attorney Donald H. Barton has over 40 years of experience in these areas of practice. Mr. Barton is a member of...

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