Not all legal matters in Orlando require an Attorney, small claims court, paying a fine or fighting a parking ticket may be something you can do on your own. In other situations you may not want to do it alone. Being arrested for a crime, legal disputes, having a warrant, traffic tickets or being served with a lawsuit are situations that should be handled by an attorney. Hiring an attorney can help resolve the issue, even saving you money and possibly even keep you out of jail.
What is at Stake?
If you’re facing a criminal case you may be facing jail time, while a civil case may compromise your finances. Consulting with an attorney for important undertakings such as business deals, wills, trusts, estate planning and personal matters, may put your mind at ease knowing everything is taken care of legally.
Filing Court Documents and Legal Procedures
Many people struggle to understand certain legal documents, properly filling them out, filing, and or meeting deadlines. One mishap can derail your case or worse, have it thrown out altogether.
Unsure How to Plead
An experienced attorney can explain your options and help negotiate a fair settlement or even help you avoid possible penalties, guilty isn’t always the only answer.
Avoiding Problems Down the Road
Hiring an attorney can ward off any potential legal headaches in the future. The old saying, ‘an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure’ goes a long way in legal matters. It is important to understand all the fine print on all the documents before you sign.
If the other party has legal counsel and you don’t, you may be at a disadvantage. The law is complicated and you don’t want anyone to take advantage of you.
The attorney’s at HAWM Law offer a free consultation. There is no harm in speaking with an attorney one on one, go over your options, understand what type of case you have and decide if you need to hire an attorney.