It happens in an instant and your life can be changed. It can be overwhelming and frustrating looking for a good attorney. The court system seems daunting and it feels like you may never see an end to the amount of hearings, documents and phone calls. Whether you are guilty or not it proves to be an expensive and exhausting adventure.
Finding the right attorney for your charges can save you not only time but also money. It is important to interview your potential attorneys and make a decision based on a few different criteria. Here are a few things to think about:
1.) Does the attorney have a good working relationship with the prosecutors or District Attorneys in your area?
**Your attorney needs to be well respected among the community and with the court. They will be able to negotiate a good outcome for you easier when they are on good terms with the opposing council.
2.) Does the attorney have a good history of defending cases like yours?
** An attorney can work on many different categories of law. It is important to talk in depth about their history of criminal defense. This will help you determine if it is a right fit for your case.
3.) How do you feel when you talk to the attorney? Do you feel like you have confidence in their ability to act on your behalf?
**You may be comfortable with the attorney and even feel like they are friendly but the most important thing is if you feel like the attorney can actually represent your case well and is willing to work for you and your best interest.
4.) Are there reviews available online? Do they have a good online presence?
** A reputable attorney will have a good online presence. They should have reviews, blogs, social media sites and other forms of online content available for your review. Research before hiring an attorney is very important.
Finding the right Attorney for you is in your hands. With a little preparation and some research you will be empowered to find someone who is capable of handling your case. If you are stuck in trying to get answers or trying to find the right attorney or law firm to talk to about your criminal or divorce case, why not give us a call for your free consultation. Ogden Office 801-436-5757 or American Fork Office: 801-641-2933.
If you need our office address they are:
Ogden Office: 298 24TH STREET, SUITE 205 OGDEN UT 84401
American Fork Office: 76 N. MERCHANT ST. AMERICAN FORK, UT 84003