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How Your Eviction Attorney Should Prepare for Your Eviction Case and Another Reason for Hiring an Eviction Attorney who Bills by the Hour

Your attorney needs to prepare exhibits for your eviction trial – no surprise there. But it’s not enough for your eviction lawyer to simply prepare for your eviction trial. If your tenant fails to appear at trial, your attorney will need to have previously filed documents disclosing to the Court your tenant’s last known address, and a sworn statement that the tenant is not in the military. This last step Read More

Why I Stopped Offering Flat Fee Contracts

I used to represent landlords using flat fees. No more…. And I strongly caution you to avoid such an arrangement. You need to avoid a situation where your attorney is unmotivated to provide you the most effective representation possible. In addition, flat fee arrangements too often result in client confusion and disappointment. It is really difficult for attorneys to manage client’s expectations with these agreements. I will admit one of Read More