Max A. Hansen has been practicing law since 1976. After beginning as an associate with another firm, he established his own general practice in 1980. What was essentially a local practice, now counts among its clients, individuals and businesses throughout Montana, Utah, Idaho and California. Max is also President and CEO of American Equity Exchange, Inc. one of the first qualified Section 1031 exchange intermediaries in the Rocky Mountain Region. In that capacity he has developed a special expertise in the area of IRC Section 1031 exchanges of property and facilitates exchanges nationwide. Max is also President and one of the founders of Reverse Exchange Services, Inc., a nationally recognized property exchange entity which structures "reverse" exchanges of property.
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started: