How to Contact a Pro Bono Attorney?

Answer In most jurisdictions, there is a requirement that attorneys dedicate a certain number of hours per year toward pro bono services. The reason for this is that there are always a large proportion of... Read More »

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What is a pro bono attorney?

When a lawyer provides free legal work and advice to people who cannot afford to pay her, she is donating her service pro bono. The Latin term pro bono publico has been condensed to pro bono. The e... Read More »

What does a Michigan pro bono bankruptcy attorney do?

A Michigan pro bono bankruptcy attorney helps individuals through the bankruptcy process without charging for his services. The State Bar of Michigan, the agency responsible for overseeing attorney... Read More »

Real Estate Attorney Vs. a Trial Attorney?

Real estate attorneys and trial attorneys are subject to roughly the same certification process across the United States, including graduation from law school and passage of a state bar exam. Howev... Read More »

Can an attorney representing himself get an award of attorney's fees?

You cannot receive attorney's fees if you represent yourself--not even if you win your case--according to Michigan's Supreme Court. Because you do not charge yourself for services, requesting fees ... Read More »