Hiring an attorney can be a daunting task, especially if you’re not prepared. Treat your meeting as a business consultation; dress well and be prompt. The lawyer will lead the discussion and be honest. The more frank you are, the better the matter can be assessed.

Before meeting with a lawyer, here are 5 steps to Preparing for Your First Meeting:

  1. Contact Information
  2. Chronological Summary of Events
  3. Supporting Documents
  4. List of Witnesses/Defendants
  5. Your Questions 

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