Founding principal of law firm emphasing the representation of businesses and their owners in litgation and transactional matters. The firm's trial practice extends to the counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Will, Lake and McHenry, as well as in the federal courts, in the areas of construction litigation, business and commercial litigation, labor and employment litigation, transportation litigation, trademark, copyright and other related intellectual property litigation, and criminal defense. The firms transactional practice relates to any and all business transactions including commercial property, formation of corporations, partnerships, joint ventures and limited liability companies, asset purchases/sales, stock purchases/sales, MBE/WBE/DBE and 8(a) state and federal certifcations as well as all other regulatory matters.Read less
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:
- How long have you been in practice?
- How many cases like mine have you handled?
- How often do you settle cases out of court?
- What are your fees and costs?
- What are the next steps?