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The Cost of Divorce: A Breakdown

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jan 31, 2023 | 0 Comments

Financial Cost of Divorce - A Breakdown   We get dozens of calls a day from potential clients seeking a “number” when it comes to the cost of divorce. The problem is that no two divorces are the same, which means the range in costs between one divorce to the next can be quite drastic.    Addi...

License Suspension vs. Revocation in Oklahoma

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jan 24, 2023 | 0 Comments

    This may come as a surprise, but it's relatively easy to have your license suspended in Oklahoma. The Department of Public Safety has the right to suspend or revoke your license for numerous reasons in order to keep irresponsible drivers off the road.    A license suspension is temp...

Moral Turpitude

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jan 10, 2023 | 0 Comments

We know you've "paid the price" but you likely will be "paying the price" over and over - unless you enlist the help of a skilled attorney.  It's true that people found guilty of a crime are often punished twice-- by the courts and again by society. It's no surprise that many people ...

Cheap Divorce: You Get What You Paid For

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jan 04, 2023 | 0 Comments

            Why divorce is costly…   If you're considering a divorce, chances are you're not exactly looking to spend thousands of dollars. In fact, many people assume the divorce process is easier than it actually is - sign a few papers, file the documents, and be done.    Unfort...

The Unofficial Divorce Month

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Dec 06, 2022 | 0 Comments

    For many years, January has been considered the “divorce month.” In reality, many divorce filings actually happen in the following months, peaking in March - but it's true that those initial conversations and feelings often present themselves in January, post-holiday hoopla.    It's...

What Can You Do For Me?

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Nov 21, 2022 | 0 Comments

          We get this question a lot. Many people are wanting to know whether or not they can “solve” their criminal or family matters without an attorney. While legally, yes, you may forego representation in any legal matter, our question always comes down to this: “Would you attempt to...

Worden & Carbitcher: serving all counties

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Aug 01, 2022 | 0 Comments

Good news: Worden & Carbitcher offers services across Oklahoma, including federal and tribal courts.  The majority of the cases our office handles are in municipal (city) and county (state) courts.   What does that mean?    There are three federal courts in Oklahoma:  Eastern D...

Document drafting: a budget-friendly option

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jun 13, 2022 | 0 Comments

What is document drafting, and do you need an attorney?    Document drafting is necessary when there are legal documents required when filing with a court. This could be in divorce, custody, planning your estate, or really, any kind of legal contract.    Every filing with the court has its ow...

How Do I Know Which Attorney To Hire?

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jun 06, 2022 | 0 Comments

This is a big question and ultimately a personal one. Several key factors matter when considering an attorney for your legal needs. What we've found is this: it needs to be the right fit for all involved.    Experience with your case type   Having experience with your case type can be incredi...

What to do if you get arrested for a DUI/DWI in Oklahoma?

Posted by Wyatt Worden | May 23, 2022 | 0 Comments

Here's the truth: especially in Oklahoma, we strongly encourage you to never drink and drive. Not even one drink. Not only does Oklahoma have some of the strictest DUI/DWI laws in the country, but your blood alcohol concentration (BAC) is also less dependent on “how many drinks you have” and has ...

How Billing Works at Worden & Carbitcher

Posted by Wyatt Worden | May 16, 2022 | 0 Comments

We get asked this often, and we understand. At Worden & Carbitcher, it's important to us that our hourly clients understand how their money is spent. Even though we have a contract with our clients (a “fee agreement”) stating our billing practices, we know it's easy to miss, especially when in a ...

Easy Tips For Making A Better Case For Yourself

Posted by Andrea Worden | Apr 26, 2022 | 0 Comments

Your attorney is your advocate, not your adversary or employee. Treat them as such. They are required by law to look out for your best interest. See your attorney as your teammate, not your employee. Your employee can quit for poor treatment and so can your attorney.  Just because you pay for...

5 Ways To Get Out of Jail

Posted by Andrea Worden | Apr 26, 2022 | 0 Comments

      1: Hire A Reputable Defense Attorney (That's us!) Andrea Worden and Darlene Carbitcher of Worden and Carbitcher were named two of the top Criminal Defense attorneys in Oklahoma by 405 Magazine. Charisma and fast-talk may seem like all the rage, but nothing trumps experience and having ...

Expungements and How They Work

Posted by Andrea Worden | Apr 15, 2021 | 0 Comments

            Expungements are a legal way of erasing your criminal history and records.  Eligibility for an expungement is strict but not impossible. There are also fees that certainly act as a deterrent for a handful of people. There are quite a few benefits as well.            Expungement is de...

What Can the Police Do During a Traffic Stop?

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jan 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Ever been pulled over for a traffic stop? If you haven't been, you're lucky; if you have been, you may have been wondering, "Can they do that?" or "Do I have to do what they say?" Regardless of whether you have or have not been pulled over in the past, there's a good chance you will be at some po...

Who Gets the Kids While Divorce is Pending?

Posted by Wyatt Worden | Jan 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

After a divorce petition is filed, one of the first points of contention is custody/visitation of the children, and understandably so. While each case is unique and many exceptions apply, here is an overview of the general rules. The court won't make a decision on custody and visitation until 1)...

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