The difference between mediation and arbitration

Many times I have clients calling asking what the difference between Mediation and Arbitration is. Because many issues today are resolved through these two methods, I found a chart that clearly explains the difference between the two systems, just so you have an idea of what we are talking about. If you have any other […]

What is a contingency fee agreement?

What is a contingency fee agreement? A contingency fee agreement provides that the client in a legal case does not have to pay attorney’s fees (that is, the amount an attorney earns for his advice, experience, and representation) unless and until the attorney recovers some money for the client either by securing a settlement or by obtaining […]

What to look for in an attorney

What Should I Look for When Trying to Choose a Lawyer?  A lawyer is an advocate. She should fight on your behalf, using reasonable, ethical, and cost-effective means. You should have an open line of communication with your attorney. After all, there is a reason why attorneys are also referred to as “counselors.” Great attorneys […]