Tony E. Jorgensen is the founding and managing-attorney of The Jorgensen Law Firm, LLC. Prior to forming the Jorgensen Law Firm, he was the co-founding and managing-partner of Jorgensen & Joiner, LLC (2006-2008) and practiced law as a solo practitioner for several years (2003-2006).
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: