Hiring the lawyer who seems best to help with your legal matter is an important first step. Working successfully with your attorney to get the best possible outcome is next. It’s helpful to gain an understanding of the attorney/client relationship and the role you play over the course of your legal matter.
If you’ve hired a lawyer, or are about to, there are important matters to consider relating to working efficiently with him or her, as well as what to do if you have problems with them over the course of your representation.
Working with your lawyer
» Starting off on the right foot with your lawyer during your first meeting
» How Can I Establish a Strong Lawyer/Client Relationship?
» Preparing for Your First Meeting with the Lawyer
» What should I expect from my lawyer after I hire them?
» What are my obligations to my lawyer?
» Can I change lawyers in the middle of a case if I’m unhappy with the lawyer I’ve hired?