Bernard D. Faigenbaum - Attorney at Law FAQ
Bernard D. Faigenbaum - Attorney at Law has dedicated years of service to clarifying the law in all practice areas. Mr. Faigenbaum serves a broad range of interests and parties, including businesses, individuals, families, government sectors and industries. The following is a list of answers to the questions his office is most frequently asked:
What Are the Primary Responsibilities of My Lawyer?
The primary responsibilities of a lawyer is to uphold the law and protect your rights and interests. It is a lawyer's responsibility to know the law inside and out and to anticipate and prepare for sudden changes in regulation.
How Much Does a Lawyer Cost?
Every legal issue is different and therefore requires a unique amount of time, documentation processing and disbursement fees to complete the work. During an initial consultation, Mr. Faigenbaum can work with you to explore the details of your case and discuss the costs of his services.
His rates are determined based on specific tasks like will drafting, where flat rate payments are applicable, and are also based on flexible pricing when the work requirements vary in order to produce favorable outcomes for you.
What Are My Options If I Can't Afford an Attorney?
If you cannot afford an attorney, you may qualify for legal aid. If you are facing criminal charges and you cannot afford a lawyer, it is your constitutional right to be appointed qualified legal defense, and you will be guaranteed legal assistance.
I'm Meeting my Lawyer for the First Time, What Should I Do or Bring With me?
The first thing you should do to prepare to meet with your attorney for the first time is to gather and bring all the documents available to you that support your case. It is a good idea to write down any dates or important details so you can provide as clear an outline of the facts as possible. Here is a list of suggestions that will help you feel prepared:
- Prepare to talk about fees and your expectations.
- Go over any letters, emails or documents that have been sent to you before you arrive.
- If you are a legal aid client, bring the certifications legal aid has provided to you.
- Keep all of your documents organized in one easy-to-transport place.
- Arrive on time.
- Respond to any phone calls, emails or information requests .
- Prepare a list of questions you would like your counsel to answer.
How do I Know if a Lawyer Is Reputable, or the Right Person for Me?
A little research goes a long way when it comes to hiring a lawyer who can produce favorable results for you. Mr. Faigenbaum boasts a proven track record of superior client satisfaction and positive rulings and outcomes. It's a reputation that speaks for itself. By getting to know each client, Mr. Faigenbaum delivers a higher standard of service, sounder legal strategies, and more effective advice and guidance. Paying a lawyer who makes you feel like just another number is not the best use of your time and money. Instead, choose a lawyer like Mr. Faigenbaum, one who will treat you with the care and attention you deserve.
For more detailed information, and answers specific to your circumstances, don't hesitate to call Mr. Faigenbaum at (610) 642-1200 today.