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maljr1980

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996 days ago

looking for a bit of advice from a qualified profesional if we have any on here


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muleskinner

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#1 posted 996 days ago

Buy low, sell high.

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.

A penny saved is a penny earned.

Don’t spend it before you’ve earned it.

It takes money to make money.

Don’t piss off the tax collector.

Taxation costs the same with representation as without.

-- Visualize whirled peas

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#2 posted 996 days ago

I would suggest that you contact your local bar association. Many have referral programs that will get you an initial consultation for a nominal fee. Here in NY, the fee is $35 for 30 minutes and is a great way to both find a qualified attorney and discover if you actually need one.

-- Altruism is, ultimately, self-serving

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Bertha

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#3 posted 996 days ago

Find someone who actually likes their lawyer. Both my guys are personal referrals.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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CharlieM1958

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#4 posted 996 days ago

”Find someone who actually likes their lawyer.”

I disagree. I want a lawyer who is a nasty, argumentative, disagreeable, unlikable ba$tard. He’s probably really good at his job. Not mentioning any names, but….. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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NBeener

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#5 posted 996 days ago

LOL @ Charlie !

Try the Martindale website.

In theory, you get info about what (some) clients and (some) peers think, and can search by specialty and geography.

Good luck. Can’t be fun…..

-- -- Neil

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Bertha

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#6 posted 996 days ago

I want a lawyer who is a nasty, argumentative, disagreeable, unlikable ba$tard.

Mine’s all those things but I love him;)

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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CharlieM1958

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#7 posted 996 days ago

LOL @ Al

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 996 days ago

Have you tried anyone local? Quite frankly, I wouldn’t be asking for professional advice from strangers on a web site.

-- Adversity doesn't build character...................it reveals it.

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