Despite the great services they offer to people all across the world, there is a lot of negative hype surrounding attorneys. While it may be true that some attorneys handle their practices with less integrity than others, these few cannot possibly outweigh the large number of attorneys who place their clients’ well-being at the top of their priority lists. The team at Deputy & Mizell, LLC is here to dispel some of the common myths about attorneys as they relate to our legal practice in Lebanon, Camdenton, and Tuscumbia MO.
Myth #1: Your Attorney Will Do Anything To Raise The Price
We never want finances to come between an individual and the legal services he or she needs. Our initial consultation is always free, so our potential clients can discuss their cases and learn how we may be able to help them. Even after the initial consultation, we do everything we can to keep costs down. We are experienced litigators and not afraid to fight for our clients’ rights in the courtroom, but we will always resolve issues via mediation (a more cost-effective option) if at all possible.
Myth #2: Your Attorney Does Not Care About Your Emotions
Some lawyers get a bad rep for not caring about their clients’ emotions, but this is taken out of context. Your attorney’s primary responsibility is to build and defend your case, and your case relies heavily on hard evidence and facts. Emotions typically do not help build a stronger case. While we cannot personally aid in your emotional recovery, we understand how important this process is. We would be happy to recommend trusted therapists who can help you on your journey.
Myth #3: Attorneys Became Attorneys Because They Love To Argue
Contrary to popular belief, battling in the courtroom is not simply a matter or arguing with your opponent to prove your point. Litigation is not about arguing or out-witting your opponent; it’s about presenting your case with logical, well-organized facts. A flashy argument that is not backed up by hard evidence will not stand a chance in the courtroom. Our attorneys will work with you to gather all pertinent facts and information about your case in order to best set it up for success.
Myth #4: Your Attorney Has No Morals
As we said earlier, some attorneys may not manage their practices with as much integrity as they should – however, this is true of every single industry. It is an unfortunate fact that the few attorneys who make poor business decisions hurt the reputation of their ethical colleagues. The truth remains that number of attorneys who uphold strict ethical and moral values far outweighs the number of attorneys who do not. If you believe that your attorney is not guided by any sort of personal moral or ethical code, it may be in your best interests to seek out a different attorney to assist with your case.
Deputy & Mizell LLC Would Be Honored To Assist You With Your Case
If you find yourself in need of legal representation at the Lake of the Ozarks, it is crucial that you find an attorney you can trust and respect. The attorneys at Deputy & Mizell LLC are honest, fair, hard-working, and dedicated to our clients’ success. The next time you are in need of attorney in Lebanon MO, we hope you’ll contact us to schedule your free consultation. We look forward to working with you.
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