Should you choose a sole practitioner or a law firm to represent you in a case? While both these options come with their own set of benefits, but choosing to work with a bigger company offers many benefits that are not available elsewhere. Let’s have a close look at the benefits of hiring a law firm for your case, and why this could be the best option for you.
* More Expertise
Most of the law firms choose one specific area of the legal system and focus on that only. The take cases that are identical and by handling such cases successfully for years, they reach an expert status. This is much better option for you as you get to work with a team that is aware of all ins and outs of legal system, and your case.
When time comes for taking the case to court, or to reach a settlement, you will feel much more confident that person standing by your side knows everything, and is sure of what he or she is doing. You can also find a law firm that offers wide range of services and has different attorneys that specialize in different areas of legal system.
It is quite difficult to build a successful law firm. Therefore, when you make an appointment with the firm, you know that you are dealing with a group of highly successful individuals. If they were not winning their cases, they won’t be able to keep up with the expenses, and cost of doing business.
* More confidence
Aside from reputation, having a team of attorneys by your side can be intimidating for your opponent. It shows as if you have all the resources at your command. Actually, you do have more resources than the person who is working with a sole practitioner. Larger the law firm, the more resources they tend to have. As a customer, this can be of huge advantage for you. Many of these are behind the scenes, but you can be sure that you will benefit from them.
* Knowledge, experience and shared information
Several people work in a law firm together. Even though they may not be working on the same case, each person there is a highly valuable resource. In any case, if your attorney has any problem, he can talk to others and get their opinions, that he won’t have access to otherwise. Hiring a law firm means hiring a vast pool of highly talented people instead of just one. Most of the times, this can make a huge difference to your case
So which options seems best to you? Well, you can make informed decision by talking to firms and individuals. Try to find out which one would be in the best position to represent you in the court. Then, finally make a decision that you feel is perfect for you.
Bob Karney is the owner of Karney Law, a North Carolina motorcycle accident law firm with over 30 years of representing injured bikers caused by motorcycle accidents. By being an avid biker, Bob understanding their rights and makes sure that they are represented fairly and get the settlement they deserve.