“Clients describe Rob as even tempered and a good listener”, according to Ken Alan, Managing Attorney. He is adept at articulating to his clients the advantages and disadvantages of any particular strategy, but “doesn’t mind making the tough argument in court at his client’s direction.” Rob is a very likeable and approachable attorney.
“I was drawn to the practice of family law because the arguments and legal issues are based on fairness and equity”, admits Rob. Strong negotiation skills and being able to give practical and sound legal advice are among Rob’s strengths as an attorney. Coming from strong family values, “I understand the importance of continued contact with your children.”
Rob is an avid poker player and loves the strategy surrounding the game. He feels that poker skills translate well to his work at Goldberg Jones and the family law arena. Additional hobbies include independent film making and writing screenplays.
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: