Stephen P. Del Sole , Position: Member. Born Brooklyn, New York, March 27, 1952; admitted to bar, 1977, Connecticut; 1979, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut. Education: Boston College (B.A., 1974); Brooklyn Law School (J.D., 1977). Member: New Haven County and Connecticut Bar Associations; The Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute. PRACTICE AREAS: Litigation; Insurance Law. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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: