LiLaw is a Silicon Valley law firm specializing in litigation and intellectual property. The founder of LiLaw, Jim Li, Ph.D., was a partner and shareholder with two international law firms. Dr. Li formed LiLaw to provide high-quality but cost-effective legal services to businesses and individuals.
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: