HINKLE LEGAL
DOCUMENT PREPARATION
863-381-0185

Did you know Floridians do not need to
hire a lawyer for many uncontested legal
needs?

Self-Representation
.  "The Court has held that the
Sixth Amendment, in addition to guaranteeing the right to retained
or appointed   counsel, also guarantees a defendant the right to
represent himself. It is a right the defendant must adopt knowingly
and intelligently. . ."
 ~ Faretta v. California, 422 U.S. 806
(1975)                                                http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/

Who uses Legal
Document
Preparers?

Pro Se Litigants who want to
save money
and be in control of their
legal lives.

The National Association of
Legal Document Preparers
(NALDP)
states
:
"Legal document preparers,
also called legal document
assistants and independent
paralegals, are non-lawyers
who may lawfully fill out,
prepare and file legal
documents on behalf of
litigants who choose to
exercise their constitutional
right to represent
themselves."

 HIGHLANDS COUNTY
 FLORIDA RESIDENTS:


  • The court process does not
    have to be thought of as an
    impossible task anymore.

  • Pro se (self-representation)
    could be the way for you to go.

  • I am not a lawyer; this is a
    document preparation service
    designed for the person who
    wishes to represent him or
    herself in court proceedings.  I
    cannot by law tell you what
    your rights or remedies are but
    I can assist you with and
    prepare all the required court
    documents you will need to
    make your track through the
    court system as simple as
    possible.

  • I guide you through the court
    process making your pro se
    self-representation as easy and
    painless as possible.

  • From there, all you do is
    submit the documentation to
    the county Court and pay the
    filing fee.

  • Once filed, you will receive a
    notice in the mail or a phone
    call about your hearing date,
    which you may or may not
    have to attend depending on
    the particular legal situation.
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