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Your Responsibilities & Obligations As A Client

As a lawyer’s client, you have the responsibility to:

  • be truthful in all discussions with your lawyer.
  • give your lawyer all the information you have about your case, both good and bad.
  • notify your lawyer of any changes in your situation or the case being handled.
  • treat your lawyer and staff with courtesy and consideration.
  • work cooperatively with your lawyer.
  • pay your legal fees and your lawyer’s expenses in your case promptly as agreed in the fee arrangement you made.
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