Michael is a member of the firm's Litigation Department who has extensive experience in sophisticated and complex litigation matters in both federal and state trial courts and appellate courts.
His additional specialties include: Commercial Litigation, Motor Vehicle Franchising; Banking Litigation, Lender Liability Defense, Franchise Litigation Defense, Municipal Law Litigation and Government Contracts Litigation
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?
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