Steven A. Bach has been practicing family law since 1974 and helped establish the firm's preeminence in this area.
Mr. Bach is a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, The Fellows of the Wisconsin Law Foundation, and the Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin.
Mr. Bach has published articles in various professional publications and is a contributing author to the State Bar of Wisconsin's Guardian ad Litem Handbook.
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: