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what is the best way to find a lawyer?

what is the best way to make an intial contact? email or telephone?

how can i find a lawyer who is interested in representing an individual?
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There are websites online such as martindale.com that provide information on attorneys by area of practice and location. You can also contact the state and local bar associations for attorney referrals.

 

Generally, I would contact the attorneys by telephone so you can discuss your legal situation and get feedback from the attorneys about the merits of your case and other information.

 

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

i have visited martindale huble site, but i guess what i really want to know is how to distinguish the poof for large corporate`clients from firms or individuals who generally represent clients in my league ie professional who is not destitute but is not a large

corporate entity?

Lawyer: Tina, Lawyer replied 8 years ago

You need to look for attorneys who represent individual plaintiffs. Usually they will indicate on their website what type of clients they represent. You would not want ones who do defense work, but do plaintiff's work.

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

in my small state, and after reviewing the bar site, how would i find a lawyer with your

expertise? are there some key phrases to look for?

 

i need advise --additionally it is difficult to express my sitauation withconfidentiallity

Lawyer: Tina, Lawyer replied 8 years ago

I don't know what type of case you have, so I really can't answer your question. If you want to provide additional information, I could try to make some suggestions.

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

need representation for potential tax and employee bebefits problems

Lawyer: Tina, Lawyer replied 8 years ago

Then you would need an employment law attorney with tax experience. I would look for employment law, tax law, plaintiff's firm. Those search terms should aid you. The state and local bar associations should be able to provide you with referrals.

 

Good luck and take care.

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