What do you ask a bankruptcy lawyer to determine if the lawyer is the right one for you?
Financial troubles are tough and bankruptcy can seem scary.
You want to find a lawyer who can make it easier., You need to know if bankruptcy is really the right thing for you.
But what do you ask a prospective lawyer to make your decision?
Actually, it probably doesn’t matter what you ask.
It matters how the lawyer answers.
Here’s a starter set of questions to get the conversation going
1. Do I have a meaningful alternative to bankruptcy?
Asking about alternatives allows the lawyer to talk about the scope of your financial difficulties. It allows you to gauge whether the lawyer can only see you as a buyer for what he sells. [Read more…]