MonthJune 2018

How Do I Hire a Lawyer

How do I pay a lawyer if I hire one?

…A Judge at the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board must approve any fees paid to your attorney. The fees paid to lawyers in the workers’ compensation system are rather strictly regulated. The fee is typically 12% to 15% of the benefits awarded. Usually the insurance company will pay your attorney directly at the conclusion of your case. You should never have to pay your lawyer directly. If your case is lost and you have no recovery, then the lawyer does not get paid and you owe your attorney nothing. If your attorney has also represented you for vocational retraining, there will also be a fee in conjunction with this representation from a Milwaukee estate planning attorney.

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Melville Couple Seeks Help From Car Accident Attorney

For couples in Melville, it’s not always the best idea to try to settle family issues, including child custody disputes, without the help of a professional. A woman in Texas recently, for example, tried talking to her ex-boyfriend about their child’s custody, and their argument was capped off with a shooting later in the evening.

According to a Melville car accident lawyer, the woman approached her ex at a bar on a recent evening and asked him to give up his parental rights to their child. Their conversation about the child custody did not go well.

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