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WARNING- SCAM USING FIRM NAME TO COLLECT PHONY DEBTS

I have learned that someone is mis-representing himself as working for me and is calling people throughout the country to collect a debt.  The person will call multiple times and threaten and harass the people he calls.

The call is a scam.   This caller does not work for me and is in no way associated with me or my law firm.

Do not give this caller any information or send him any money.  

The matter is being investigated.  

If you are contacted by this person, please contact me (email or phone)  providing...

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Client’s Billing Woes: Clients Need Be Respected, Too

Jennifer Walzer, in her You’re the Boss blog describes how she was mistreated and taken advantage of by lawyers retained to represent her business. It is no wonder why lawyers have such a bad reputation.

In her article, Walzer describes how her lawyer’s retained to represent her in connection with a relatively simple real estate lease, ran up a bill which exceeded her budget and expectations. When she questioned time charges which did not jibe with he records, she was ganged up upon and attacked.

In one case Ms....

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