As a sole practitioner, I personally handle your case with the support of my office staff. I have over 40 years of experience in civil law and have successfully represented a variety of clients, including individuals and businesses, in Butler, Beaver and Lawrence counties. I make every effort to accommodate your schedule and offer evening appointments.
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:
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