14 Reasons Why You Need a Lawyer.
Faced with a possibility of a lawsuit, you may be thinking: “why can’t I just handle this myself?” Here are 14 reasons why it’s a good idea to hire a lawyer:
Reason 1: Saves You Money – What you gain from a case often depends on the sufficiency of your legal argument, or at least on your ability to negotiate persuasively. How much is winning your case worth to you? Do the math.
Reason 2: Common Sense is Not Enough – You may be an all around smart person, know your case well, but the outcome of the case is decided on the application of the law and the facts, not based on what “makes sense.”
Reason 3: You Don’t Know the Law – Through research, you might get a glimpse into what the law states. But without going to the source of the law and studying its commentaries, you are not likely to get the entire picture.
Reason 4: There Is Too Much At Stake –… Continue reading