Is there a fee for a consultation?
Generally, we provide a consultation free of charge. At the free initial consultation, we will discuss the details of your potential case, the legal process and answer questions you may have.
Who will work on my case?
At Mack & Associates, LLC, you are not hiring an attorney, you are hiring a law firm. We take a team approach when representing clients. While a particular attorney may take the lead on your case, our office employs a range of professionals with varying levels of experience and credentials. The scope of our attorneys and staff to delegate tasks in a manner that allows us to competently carry out representation in the most cost effective manner available to us.
Do all cases go to trial?
All cases do not go to trial. From a statistical perspective, most cases filed in any court in the United States are more likely to settle than not. This is for a variety of reasons. Generally, all parties moving through a legal matter are motivated on some level to settle the legal dispute. Some factors that may impact whether a case goes to trial include offers made by another party, uncertainty of a jury’s trial verdict, costs, etc.
Can I bring a personal injury or wrongful death case for a family member who has died?
Yes, when someone has passed away due to someone else’s negligence or intentional actions, a claim for damages may be brought on behalf of the deceased person by an appropriate representative of the individual.
Is it necessary to hire an attorney to obtain the result I deserve?
Many people think that if they represent themselves, they can maximize their recovery in a legal matter. Oftentimes, when a case is being handled by an experienced attorney, the case may appear simple, but below the surface, the law is a web of complicated and intersecting rules. Making a mistake in self-representation can lead to an irreversible mistake, which is why it is in your best interest to hire an attorney.
Do I need to come into the office for my case?
While we have video conferencing capabilities for clients from all over the Kansas City, KS metropolitan, many clients prefer to meet in person. We have Kansas office locations in Leawood, Topeka, Dodge City, Lawrence, and Wichita. We can meet with you at the location most convenient for you.