Joe Bromeland is an experienced trial lawyer with emphasis on personal injury, insurance defense, estate litigation and contract disputes. He also handles matters involving municipal law, land use, zoning issues and construction defects. Joe is a 2001 graduate of William Mitchell College of Law, a member of the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association and the Minnesota State Bar Association.
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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