Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions by our clients and prospective clients? To learn more about Jim and the firm, click on the question to be taken to an article to get more details. For more information on Jim, visit our about page.

If you have a question that is not listed below, feel free to contact the firm by calling our office phone, Jim’s cell phone, or send an email.

Personal Background

What is the mission of your firm?

What is your philosophy when deciding to take a case?

What is your history?

Are you blind?

How do you practice law while blind?

Areas of Practice

What kind of cases do you handle?

What states and courts are you licensed to practice in?

Fees & Costs

What is your initial consultation fee?

How much will it cost to hire your firm?

What methods of payment to you take?

What is a retainer?

How much will the retainer be?

In what cases is a retainer not required?

What if you decide not to take my case?

Initial Client Consultation

How to prepare for the initial client consultation?

Where will the initial client consultation be held?

Who needs to come to the initial client consultation?

Documents to Bring To the Initial Client Consultation

What documents do I need to bring to the initial client consultation?

What forms do I need to fill out before the initial client consultation?

What questionnaire do I need to complete for my case?