Making the Most of Your Money
We’ve spent an entire chapter talking about your paying out money for all kinds of things. How can you make sure you get your money’s worth? How can you reduce your costs? You can take some simple steps to make your lawsuit go more smoothly and more efficiently.
Preparing Documents and Information
If it’s at all possible, supply important documents for your attorney so she doesn’t have to find them herself. This saves the attorney’s and support staff’s time, and therefore saves you money. Another big money-saver is organizing the documents in some logical fashion, so the lawyer or his secretary or paralegal doesn’t have to spend time trying to figure it out. Again, their time is your money.
Making a list of ...