Steven J. Lieberman has over 25 years of criminal law experience. He has practiced throughout the state of Texas and across the nation. Although he has vast experience in all areas of criminal law, he specializes in post-conviction cases, including, sentencings, motions for new trial, criminal appeals, post-conviction writ of habeas corpus and parole.
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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