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Hi....I'm 53 and have never had a lawyer, so bare with me. :) My case is small claims. About $650.

Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

Alabama....small claims can reach $6000

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No....

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

No contract for work done....I was not afforded the opportunity to see the work or verify credentials

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