During these times, many people are searching for advice from an immigration lawyer or a lawyer for Latinos. That's why so many immigration lawyers have such a full agenda and possibly only a limited time to assist you. If you've never had an appointment with an attorney, its possible that you'll arrive with little preparation and will be unable to take full advantage of your opportunity at obtaining legal counsel.
How can you make the most out of your consultation with a lawyer? It's as easy as 1, 2, 3.
Try to neatly and legibly write the most relevant details of your case on a page. This will help you elaborate your ideas and better communicate with your attorney. It's important to include key details such as:
It is not uncommon, between the anxiety surrounding your case and all the new information you are going to receive, for you to forget some questions you had for your lawyer. Avoid this headache by preparing a list of questions that are important to you when you are are home and still clearly remember what it is you want to know. For example:
Save time by taking all the documents you have that may be relevant to your case. This way your lawyer will not have to wait for you to send them over and yout won't have to go to the respective offices to aquire the necessary files, which would cost you more time and money.
In addition to your identification documents and contact information, try to bring copies and originals of the following documents:
Following these three steps will ensure that your visit next visit with your lawyer will be a success, and that your case will be attended to as soon as possible.
Michael Brooks-Jimenez, PC, is a law firm that offers criminal, immigration, workers compensation, and personal injury services.
Michael Brooks-Jimenez, PC
5708 S. Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73109