Initial Free Lawyer Consultation Request

July 9, 2024 Published by

Meeting with a lawyer for the first time can be intimidating.  We offer an initial free lawyer consultation at Pollock & Company.

What is a free initial consultation?

It is:

  • This is your first opportunity to tell a lawyer about your case and your goals.
  • Free: There is no charge for the time we spend with you discussing your legal matter. Whether it takes us 10 minutes or an hour to meet with you initially, there is no charge.
  • Confidential: Even if we do not ultimately act for you, you can be assured that anything you say to us during our free initial consultation will remain confidential. We are bound by law to preserve confidentiality.
  • In many instances, a chance for you to become more generally informed about the legal process.
  • A meeting to outline what we can do for you and how much it might cost you for legal fees if we are retained.
  • Your chance to see if we are the right lawyers for you before you pay any retainer.

It is not:

  • A meeting to obtain “free legal advice” from us. Legal advice often involves additional research into the rules of court procedure and case law and the formulation of a legal opinion.
  • An opportunity for us to educate you on the law or how to litigate your case for you so that you can proceed on your own or through another lawyer.
  • A platform to ask and answer specific questions about your existing claim, but we can offer information generally about how we can assume representing you in your existing case.
  • A high-pressure sales pitch by us to tell you why you should retain us to represent you.

The pros outweigh the cons.  Please contact us to schedule an initial free lawyer consultation with one of our lawyers.

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