As a native Texan, I enjoy being a part of the central Texas community and helping our residents resolve their legal issues in a way that creates the least amount of hurt to their families and themselves. I practice family law, criminal law, estate planning, probate, guardianships, and serve as an attorney ad litem. I am trained in the 40-Hour Family Mediation Course.
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: