Kinard & Jones, LLC - Lexington, SC

303 South Lake DriveLexington, SC 29072- 3411

Updated: 01/05/2018

Lexington Criminal Law Law Firm

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Choosing A South Carolina Lawyer

Choosing a good South Carolina trial lawyer can be one of the most important decisions your family may make. Whether looking for an auto accident injury attorney, a criminal defense lawyer, or a lawyer able to handle a real estate closing, the choice of an attorney can sometimes mean the difference between failure and success. That being said, a surprising number of South Carolinians do not have sufficient information available to...

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How do I choose a lawyer?

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?

Not sure what questions to ask a lawyer?

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?

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