Courtney Darnell, JD is a law school graduate with a passion for legal marketing and writing. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Political Science and Sociology from the University of Tennessee. Courtney has worked in various Estate Planning and Family Law firms and enjoys writing on various legal issues, current legal events and topical case updates. Content on this weblog does not constitute legal advice, and should not be relied on as such. Legal matters depend on the relevant laws of your state and facts of your situation. Contact an experienced attorney for legal advice regarding your case.