Selecting a personal injury attorney Metairie can be a critical choice because if you make a wrong decision and get a bad lawyer, it can cost you a sizable amount of money. Another factor to consider is to be sure you can sit down and communicate with this person and express your concerns. Please remember, this attorney is working for you; it is not the other way around. If a lawyer has a significant workload, your case may get lost in the shuffle. You need to be upfront and ask questions about your case. Ask if your case will be a priority and is his schedule open for new clients?
Don’t be afraid to ask the attorney about their background, including schools and specialized training in different areas of law. Also, one of the most important things you can do is ask for references and call to make sure others had a positive experience with this lawyer. These steps will help you in the beginning to find a suitable attorney for your particular case. Many clients will meet with five lawyers and extrapolate them down to two and then one of the best, and have several meetings to clarify any questions. You can meet again to make sure you are picking the right attorney and keep asking questions, then you will be sure the lawyer you hire will be the one that is easy to work with, and you can trust to get the best settlement.
The law office of Peyton Burkhalter understands that each client is different and the need for personal attention and detail is paramount to be successful and get the settlement you deserve. Mr. Burkhalter is flexible and will go the extra mile to serve his client’s needs so their case can move forward and the client is satisfied. If you need an attorney that has a solid track record and will fight so you can get the money you deserve, call Peyton B Burkhalter Law at (504) 266-2044.