4 Union ParkP.O. Box 5000Topsham, ME 04086- 5000
My passion for protecting people's civil rights drives me-no one should face injustice based on their age, gender, race, or sexual orientation. I believe my job is to give people a voice when they are faced with discrimination... to help them by making sure justice is served and their dignity is preserved.
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: