Our firm handles legal matters in the following practice areas: Trial Practice in all State and Federal Courts with emphasis on Civil Litigation and Defense of Professional Liability and Medical Malpractice, Products Liability, Personal Injury, Automobile Accidents, Wrongful Death, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Bad Faith, Insurance, Commercial Law, Commercial Litigation, Health Care, Administrative Law and Appeals.
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:
It is always a good idea to research your lawyer prior to hiring. Every state has a disciplinary organization that monitors attorneys, their licenses, and consumer complaints. By researching lawyer discipline you can: