Legal Assistance

Carle has partnered with MetLife to offer professional legal advice for a wide array of legal matters for a bi-weekly premium (24 pays) of $8.75. The plan includes telephone and office consultations for an unlimited number of personal legal matters with an attorney of your choice. Additional online services include:

  • Attorney locator for in-network attorneys
  • Law firm e-panel
  • Law guide
  • Free, downloadable legal documents
  • Financial planning, insurance and work/life resources

Plan Highlights

  • Divorce services – Provides 20 hours of divorce services each calendar year
  • Estate planning – Powers of attorney, will preparation, trusts
  • Family issues – Adoption, prenuptial agreements, name change
  • Immigration services – Advice and consultation, review of documents
  • Real estate matters – Sale, purchase or refinance of property, zoning, property tax, rental agreements
  • Defense of situations – Traffic misdemeanor charges, juvenile court proceedings, civil issues and criminal misdemeanor charges (excludes DUI)
  • Financial matters – Identity theft, credit negotiations, tax audit representation, personal bankruptcy, foreclosure, debt collection
  • Document preparation – Affidavits, deeds, mortgages, demand letters, promissory notes

Assistance is also available for disputes over personal property or goods and services, and small claims.