Free Downloadable Resources

Check out some of our firm’s free downloadable resources below. From eBooks and glossaries to templates and outlines, Tingen & Williams has you covered for every legal matter.

Downloadable eBooks

Adjustment of Status for Immediate Relatives: An Overview of the New Public Charge Grounds for Inadmissibility (2020)

In light of the Trump administration’s recent changes to how the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services interpret the public charge ground of inadmissibility, our firm has decided to create a guide that explains the changes to the immediate relative petition process and, more importantly, how these changes will affect applications for our clients.

This 55-page eBook covers everything you need to know about adjustment of status petitions in the era of the Final Rule on Public Charge Grounds of Inadmissibility.

How to File for Divorce in Virginia: A Quick Reference to the Virginia Divorce Process

Many of the clients who visit our office feel that they’re ready for divorce but aren’t quite sure of their options, or even where they should start.

Some walk in after hearing misleading information about the Virginia divorce process, either from reading questionable legal advice online or by talking with well-meaning friends and family who’ve been through the process themselves. Others come prepared with the proper documents and evidence but still need some help navigating a complex and often confusing legal system.

No matter their level of legal knowledge, my clients always have questions.

This detailed, 76-page eBook covers everything you need to know about the Virginia divorce process, and provides actionable tips for making your divorce easier.

How to Register Your Federal Trademark: Everything You Really Need to Know About Registering a Trademark for Your Small Business

This book is for people who are selling products, building a brand, or starting a new business venture, and who want to protect their good name.

It’s for business owners and savvy individuals who know that the only way to succeed and make a profit is by doing things the right way.

If you want to grow your service or product line, and make sure that your business remains profitable and litigation-free, you need to take certain steps to protect your name and brand.

That’s why it’s important to register your product, service, logo, or business name as a trademark.

This 47-page eBook covers everything you need to know about federal trademark registration, from conducting a trademark search to the actual process of registering your mark.


Your Guide to Reckless Driving in Virginia

This 21-slide presentation outlines the basics of reckless driving charges in Virginia.

In this guide you’ll learn the legal definition of reckless driving, the different types of reckless driving offenses, what happens when you get a citation, what to do before your court date, what happens at court, and much, much more.

Glossaries and Other Resources

Immigration Law Glossary

Clients sometimes find it difficult to speak with their attorney about important immigration issues. The definitions provided in this glossary will help you better understand the legal lingo you need to resolve your case.

Virginia Family Law Glossary

Clients sometimes find it difficult to speak with their attorney about important family law issues. The definitions provided in this extensive glossary should help resolve this issue.

Virginia Estate Planning Glossary

Clients sometimes find it difficult to speak with their attorney about what they want to do with their Virginia estate. This resource provides the language you need to hold an informed conversation with your attorney.

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