Gwyndolyn Styarfyr joined the bar in 2016 after graduating from Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, OR. She grew up in Roseburg, OR and graduated from Douglas High School. She is a member of the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, as well as the Criminal Law, Juvenile Law and Family Law sections of the Oregon State Bar. She joined the Arneson Group in October 2016 to better the community that raised her.
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: