Most of the times, lawyers usually provide a free consultation or charge you very little during your meeting. This is the perfect chance to ask questions giving you a better idea whether to go ahead and hire the lawyer. However, it’s best to prepare a few sets of extra questions apart from the common ones.
- Can you provide special knowledge for my case? – All cases are not the same for example patent law that requires an extra set of knowledge. Make sure the lawyer provides some solutions.
- What is your philosophy on winning any case? – Asking this question will give you 2 potential answers. First, during the case of a divorce, you may want to hire a lawyer that doesn’t just ‘go for the kill’. This will make the situation even worse for you. Second, if you have a legal matter to solve with a company, then look for a lawyer who isn’t soft and mellow. Instead, make sure the lawyer isn’t afraid to handle the case.
- How will I know the situation of my case? – When working with a lawyer, communication is the utmost important factor. Ask them the frequency of the communication such as talking over the phone or replying via an email. This is important for you and your case.
- For my case, what’s the outcome going to be? – Look for an honest. Yes, you want to win the case and an honest answer by the lawyer is the key.
For construction related matter, ask these questions to a construction accident lawyer.