Attorneys owe a fiduciary duty, the highest duty understood in the law to clients. This obligation needs a lawyer prevent conflicting interests, protect assets and your confidences, be honest, to use his best efforts for your benefit and steer clear of benefiting from the confidence put in him. You can do this by phone number and, in certain states, by correspondence. As a client, you”ve got an absolute right to fire your attorney at any given time and for any cause, and on paper it is normally better to set it. Read the rest of this entry »