Experience is the most important factor of a lawyer when it comes to select one. A good experienced lawyer will have the ability to solve the issue as he/she would already have dealt such matters before. However, there are other factors that one should consider before hiring any such lawyer and they are;
Well connection: The lawyer you choose must be very well connected with people from different field. We can’t expect a lawyer to be have experienced in all field of law but a well social connection can help in getting the job done quite easily.
Other clients from same industry: You need to figure out if the lawyer you are about to hire is familiar with your industry or not. In case she is not familiar then she should have the willingness to learn about it. You should always check if your lawyer is also hired with any of your competitor from the same industry or not. Even though under the code of ethics it doesn’t allow any lawyer to divulge information, still you don’t want any accidental leak.
Ability to teach: The Robert Atkinson Attorney Las Vegas, you are hiring should be able to make you aware and educate on the legal environment around you, not only you but also to all your staff. This will help you to deter any upcoming issues in advance.
Working structure of the lawyer: There are three types of lawyer, one who always keep bringing new clients, the second brings new clients but keep the existing one satisfied as well. The third type is the one who works for the clients. If you during course of work you suspect your lawyer to be the first type, then it’s time to change.
Below Area of Practice in Law:
He should have handled small sized business as well as medium to large sized business. He should have as a lead attorney in more than 300 cases which includes chapter 7, 11 and 13 also should have handled all his cases personally from start to finish.
The level of experience in issues such as bankruptcy filing of complex nature, which includes issues such as first day motion, unsecured creditor committees, relief from automatic stays and avoidance of lien should be high.
As a business lawyer, he should have worked in more than 200 cases which covered all aspects of a contract. He must provide advisory services to various business franchisees. Starting from filing up the paperwork, he should have assisted lots of startup business. Also deal with other aspects such as Intellectual property rights in business, copyrights, trade secrets, patent rights etc.
Robert Atkinson Attorney of Las Vegas -An ideal lawyer to be hired
He works as a lead attorney in Atkinson Law Associates Ltd. In Las Vegas. His area of practice is business law, litigation, bankruptcy as well as real-estate. He has license of practice in District of Columbia bar, state bar of Nevada and also license of Real estate Broker/salesman in Nevada. He is an active member of American Bar association and American Bankruptcy Institute.