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Questions Commonly Asked By Web Site Visitors
What Does OptimusLaw Do? - OptimusLaw, LLC, publishes a family of online Lawyer Directories, Law Help Centers and various informational web sites. We are committed to providing the highest levels of service to both our web site users and our member lawyers. Our mission is to help bring individuals, businesses and member lawyers together by simplifying the process of choosing a lawyer. We use the power of the Internet to present important information pertaining to the experience and personality of our member lawyers along with the services they offer. Using OptimusLaw to find a lawyer is easy because we provide the information that you want and need to know to choose a lawyer for your specific situation.
What Is An OptimusLaw Member Lawyer? - Member Lawyers are attorneys and law firms that subscribe to one or more OptimusLaw advertising services.
How Much Does OptimusLaw Charge? - OptimusLaw is provided as a public service and is FREE to Internet users. OptimusLaw earns its income from advertising fees paid by subscribing Member Lawyers and does not receive referral fees, flat fees or percentage fees directly related to any client, case or legal matter that materializes for a Member Lawyer from its advertising, sponsored content, hosted web site or linked web site.
How Does OptimusLaw Recommend Lawyers? - OptimusLaw does not rate or recommend lawyers. There is no easy way to accurately rate or recommend lawyers. For example, a "big name" lawyer with great reviews from your friend who had a big budget, may not be the best choice for you if you are on a limited one. Also, everyone loves their attorney when they win and hates them when they lose. Just because a lawyer lost for your neighbor doesn't mean he or she is not the right choice for you. Attorney's can lose a case because of decisions made by clients. We provide the information that you need to know so that you can choose a lawyer for your own specific situation.
How Should I Choose A Lawyer? - Everyone wants the best lawyer representing them. There is no easy way to rate lawyers to determine which lawyer is "the best". A lawyer that successfully represented your friend may not the best choice for you. Review lawyer web sites to learn as much as you can about the lawyers that you are considering. Meet with them in person and ask the questions that are important to you. Visit Choosing a Lawyer to learn more.
What Are Areas of Law? - Areas of law or practice areas are nothing more than categories of law. The practice of law is complex and can be divided many ways. OptimusLaw divides the law into fourteen general categories or areas of law. Each of these areas of law include many specific legal issues and topics. Below is a list of our general areas of law. Click on an area of law to view a detailed list of the legal issues and topics that are included in the category.
What Are OptimusLaw Help Centers? - OptimusLaw publishes twenty-two Help Centers. Each Help Center is an easy to use source of general legal information. You can learn about a specific legal issue and the member lawyers that handle them. Each Help Center is focused on a popular area of law and includes, definitions, articles and other relevant information.
What Is The OptimusLaw Law Library Online? - Use the Law Library to find information on legal issues, topics of interest and our member lawyers. Each state Law Library is arranged by county and includes sections on County Courts, County Government, Legal Definitions by Area of Law, Legal Articles and Legal Links. Each article or definition contains a link to one or more member lawyers that can handle matters relating to the legal issue selected.