What you need to know about settlements

If you’re contemplating filing a lawsuit with the goal of settling out of court, there are many things to keep in mind, including your attorney’s opinion. Trials are time-consuming, arduous and expensive. Cost of Litigation Many disputes are indeed settled outside of court to avoid the financial and emotional cost of a trial. Personal injury cases often have the highest settlement rates. …

10 Tips for Hiring the Right Attorney

Most people don’t look for an attorney until they have an emergency, and then they often settle for whoever they can find. Remember, when you hire a lawyer, it’s your responsibility to determine whether someone is qualified. Simply because someone has a law degree and is willing to discuss your case doesn’t mean they are competent to handle it. We’ve …