Sunday, October 13, 2019

What should I expect in my final workers’ compensation hearing (I’m nervous and I have never been in Court before)?

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What should I expect in my final workers' compensation hearing (I'm nervous and I have never been in Court before)? Mississippi Workers' Compensation trials are not like the trials you see on Law and Order. There is no jury and no audience. There are usually just a few people in a small room. Just a judge, you, your attorney, a...

What general questions should I ask my lawyer in the initial consultation?

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With lawyers asking many of the questions during the initial consultation, clients sometimes forget to ask questions that would like to know about the lawyer or upcoming case. Here's a list of questions you should ask your lawyer: 1-Will you always be honest with me about my case and not just tell me what I want to hear? Honesty between...

How to prepare for your initial meeting with your lawyer

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It is always best to be prepared to meet with your lawyer. You should bring with you all documents you have that may be relevant to the potential case or issue you will be discussing with your lawyer. You will want to let your lawyer review them to determine whether they are relevant to the case. If you have a...

I was in a car wreck on the job that is someone else’s fault. I have a lawyer to pursue the person that hit me, but he won’t...

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You can have separate lawyers for both cases. But generally, our firm recommends that you get one firm to represent you on both aspects of the cases. The interplay between the two can be very complicated, but not all firms have experience in both areas. However, it is ok to get a separate lawyer to make...

I’m not happy with my workers compensation lawyer. Can I fire my attorney?

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Yes, but be careful. Lawyers are not magicians. Sometimes people expect results that are impossible to deliver. What you should expect from your lawyer is timely responses to your inquiries from the lawyer or properly trained staff and honest advice on the best way for your case to proceed. A few rules that you need to understand: 1.Â...

I Want to Speak to the Attorney

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Every day, we get calls where a client insists on speaking to an attorney. Sometimes they are new potential clients and sometimes, they have been a client for a long time. We strive to return every call every day and make our attorneys as accessible as possible. But where you find good lawyers, you find very...

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