(There’s no free lunch either.)
That makes us different from lots of other bankruptcy lawyers.
Different enough to offend a prospective client who called up this week. He was unwilling to pay for a consultation, and stormed off and wrote a negative review of the firm, without ever having talked to me.
Apparently I can’t be any good at bankruptcy law if I want to be paid for my expertise.
So, for the man so offended, here are the reasons I charge for that initial consultation.
1. Maybe you don’t need to file bankruptcy
I don’t want you to file bankruptcy for me to make a living.
I want to be free to say to a client: you don’t need me. [Read more…]