We are experienced and proven trial and transactional lawyers who are committed to solving complicated legal issues by winning in the courtroom and protecting your interests in business transactions. Our firm is designed to deliver results and expertise in a cost-effective and efficient manner. Our partners bring decades of experience to your matter; we do not pass it off to inexperienced associates to learn on your dime. Since we strive to align your interests with ours, we regularly engage in alternative fee arrangements such as outcome contingent fees, fixed fees or blended rates where we are paid based on our results, not on time spent.
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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