The Veen Firm has partnered with the San Francisco Building and Construction Trades Council to provide legal insight to Bay Area workers in the trades. Many complicated legal issues affect the people who work the hardest in our community. The Veen Firm is passionate about providing the education and resources needed to protect Bay Area workers. Real people submit their questions, and the attorneys at The Veen Firm respond directly to the community and the people who help build this beautiful city. This month’s expertise is provided by Kevin Lancaster. Click through to read the whole answer.
After I got hurt at work, my friends and family told me I should get an attorney, but I’ve never been involved in a lawsuit before. How does one go about hiring an attorney? I have recommendations from friends and family, all the ads are overwhelming, and I don’t know where to start. How can I tell if I’m picking the right lawyer for my case?
Selecting an attorney to represent you is a lot like finding a doctor. The two biggest issues to address are: “bedside manner” and competence. Certainly, if you had to choose one over the other, I’d suggest competence. But you can find both. READ MORE>>