It was just announced that the prisoners from Gitmo will be brought to a maximum security prison in Illinois. It won’t happen quickly because the law is in the way. It happens to be against the law to bring enemy combatants, captured outside the country, into the country for imprisonment and trial. But no problem, the lawmakers (lawyers) will just change the law!
Read More for Employment Lawyers are advertising asbestos companies responsible for Mesothelioma have set aside millions for compensation. If a lawyer represents 1000 people on a contingency basis, meaning he receives no fee from the client initially, instead, he gets a percentage, typically one-third (1/3) of the settlement or money upon judgment. If he successfully receives a settlement of $10 million he receives 33% or $3.3 million. The balance of $6.7 million divided by 1000 people gives each $6,700 hundred dollars. Even if the lawyer spent 1000 hours working the case, he still makes $3,300 dollars per hour. No other profession commands and receives these types of fees.
We “gurus” are expected by our clients and employers to jump over, under, around or through whatever limitations we’re presented with – including those imposed by lawyers. Our job is to transform the seemingly impossible into something that’s both doable and profitable.
What do they say about a lawyer who represents himself? The idea is, let objective professionals handle it because they’ll do a better job. Remember the other axiom, “you get what you pay for?” You know it’s true, so why do you do this to yourself? Are you really going to spend 2,000 hours becoming a web design expert or HTML programmer or SEO expert?
First you need to find Employment Lawyers a lawyer who is experienced knowledgeable and willing to actually try a case in court. Next, you want a lawyer who will be honest with you. Finally, you need to know how much the lawyer will charge and how expenses associated with the case will be paid.
It’s true that prison inmates are disportionately black, but I don’t think it is because of racism alone. I believe the majority of prisoners simply did not get the best representation.
So, it may seem like a good idea for you to represent yourself. However, that’s not necessarily the case. The legal system can be extremely complex, especially for an amateur. If you want the best chance at winning your case, hire an employment lawyer.