Sunday, November 11, 2012

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Wednesday, August 29, 2012

How many Mesothelioma cases have you handled?

Should Ask questions

When you ask about an attorney’s experience,  you want to know how many Mesothelioma cases they’ve handled, and not how many years they’ve been practicing law (although that is also important). Having an experienced Mesothelioma attorney will greatly enhance your chances of a successful cases.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

How many Mesothelioma cases have you taken to trial recently, and what were the results?

Should Ask questions

Going to trial is hard work. It's really hard. Ask any trial attorney. It’s important to find a Mesothelioma Attorney that goes to trial because a it shows that the attorney is not just interested in negotiating a plea, but will defend you. A great Mesothelioma attorney should have several jury trials every year as a cases attorney. Your attorney should not be afraid of going to a hearing, bench trial, or jury trial to win your case. The fear of a trial is one of the reasons that prosecutors offer reductions and lighter sentences.

Saturday, August 11, 2012

How many Mesothelioma cases do you have right now?

Should Ask Questions

Attorneys that have lots and lots of clients might have just one goal – get your case resolved as soon as possible so that they can move on to the next case. Look for an attorney with a reasonable (or even small) caseload.  By limiting the number of clients they take, these attorneys can devote substantially more time to your case, which in the end makes them a better attorney, and gives you a better chance of successfully working on your Mesothelioma case.

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Who in your office will actually be handling my Mesothelioma case and what are their qualifications?

Should Ask Questions

Most attorneys work with a team. The lawyer that you speak with might not actually be the person who does the bulk of the work on your case. Ask this question and review the credentials of everyone working on your behalf.

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Are you covered by a legal malpractice insurance policy?

Should Ask Questions

Your attorney should have malpractice insurance. Malpractice insurance is just as much insurance for you as it is for your lawyer.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Have you ever been disciplined by the State Bar?

Should Ask Questions

You do not want a lawyer with a long disciplinary rap sheet and you deserve to know if your lawyer has been disciplined in the past.

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Do you have real experience handling a case like mine?

Should Ask questions

You do not want a lawyer who sees your case as a new experience that he or she would like to try. You want someone with the experience necessary to do the job for you.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

What challenges do you see in my case?

Should Ask Questions

The attorney representing you should be able to explain to you what he or she sees as the challenges you face and what that could mean to your final case outcome.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

How will you keep me informed about my case?

Should Ask Questions

You must feel comfortable with the attorney’s commitment to communicate with you. Will you receive regular phone calls? …Update emails? Ask specific questions about how, and how often, you will be kept informed of the developments in your case.

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Do you practice Mesothelioma Cases exclusively?

Should Ask questions

This is important because there are a lot of attorneys that do advertise as Mesothelioma Attorneys, but there are very few that do this exclusively. Mesothelioma practice is very specialized and in order for you to have the best chance of beating this type of charge you need an Attorney that exclusively limits their practice to Mesothelioma Cases. You need someone who knows the understands the ins and outs of this particular area of law.

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What is Mesothelioma?

You've probably seen mesothelioma in recent tv and heard it in a radio ad and wondered what the heck is that. Well,  according to From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - "mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that develops from transformed cells originating in the mesothelium, the protective lining that covers many of the internal organs of the body. It is usually caused by exposure to asbestos".