Residents of New York have acquired a more reliable way of allocating a lawyer within their community. This could be a lawyer required to write your will, deal with a child custody matter, criminal issue, and any other legal problem that you may be encountering. An online portal has been developed by the Lawyer Referral and Information Service, aimed at connecting individuals seeking for lawyers to the firm. The services are available at any time of the day and night, as they also offer an alternative means of communication which is through telephone communication.
The service is aimed at providing immediate legal help by matching a client with a reliable attorney as the lawyers in the association are examined and reviewed by the State Bar Association of New York. This association partnered with Legal.io. so as to develop the online technology. The Legal.io. is a provider of referral management and marketplace technology based on a national level. This online service functions in a particular way.
First, the client has to visit the website so as to fill in a confidential form illustrating their issue and highlighting their geological location. This follows the reviewing of the questionnaire so as to match the client with the most appropriate lawyer in that area. The request is forwarded to the respective county bar association in case the client resides in any of the 17 counties that are run by a local referral service. When a client gets to communicate with the appointed attorney, they are charged with a fee of $35 for the first 30 minutes. This is in exception of various circumstances. If the client wishes to keep in touch with the attorney, the individual ought to pay an additional amount to the respective lawyer.
About Jeremy Goldstein
Jeremy Goldstein, a partner at Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates, graduated from the University of Chicago with a Masters of Arts in History. In 1999, he became a Juris Doctor of Law at the New York University (School of Law). Immediately after this, Mr. Goldstein joined the Shearman and Sterling LLP and became an Associate.
After one year, Jeremy Goldstein joined the Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, and became a Partner in the firm for 14 years. Jeremy then created the Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates, LLC, in 2014, and is a partner in this firm.
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