Matthew began his legal career handling various criminal and family law matters.
Matthew joined Weiner Law Group LLP in May 2015 and he now focuses his practice exclusively in the area of family law, attending to all aspects of a matter, including the drafting and filing of pleadings, negotiating and drafting agreements, attending hearings and arguing motions.
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: