I am attorney Michael J. Reno. For over 20 years I have helped people in Worcester County with problems related to worker's compensation claims, personal injuries and criminal charges. I understand that having a legal problem is stressful. At my office I consider it my job to not only handle your legal issue, but to communicate with you every step of the way. When you are a client of my office, you are not just a number, you are given personal attention until the matter is resolved.
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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