AnnMarie Colasanti began her career at the firm in 1986 as managing attorney of the North Shore office in Danvers. She specializes in real estate conveyancing, acting as counsel to lending institutions and individuals. She currently practices at the Lexington office where she heads up public relations for the real estate department. Ms. Colasanti is a frequent speaker at homebuyer and realtor seminars.
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:
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