298 Search Results for unbundling of legal services in practice

August 23, 2016

Future of the Law 2016

...n. A young, also nationally known, lawyer who is using “AI” provide online legal services supplemented by herself and her staff. Lots of great ideas, and practitioners of “future law”. Report to “Future of the Law Committee”, WV State Bar Board of Governors. Let me give you a concise summary of some “future of the law topics”: “Disruptive innovation”: these are new ideas erupting from bright and innovative minds, often without, or even against, “t...

April 3, 2014

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...rdered parent plan who have no …2020/01/172020-01-17 12:06:53Unbundling of Legal Services: a Low Cost AlternativeThe concept of unbundling of legal services is simple and economical, but for some reason it took 20 years or …2020/01/162020-01-16 13:28:18The Custody Revolution in WVIt is time for me to write a comprehensive blog article on various custody issues in WV. There have been …2020/01/152020-01-15 13:38:17Personal Injury Essentials: Two to...

January 16, 2020

Unbundling of Legal Services: a Low Cost Alternative

The concept of unbundling of legal services is simple and economical, but for some reason it took 20 years or so for WV to permit it. Here are several articles that I have written on the concept of paying a lawyer for a clearly defined job like ghostwriting a document or providing a behind the scenes consultation, or “legal coaching”, with an option of moving to full representation. This is part of my efforts to bring legal services to as many pe...

January 7, 2013

The Education of the Perfect Paralegal

...ld I want if I could wave a magic wand to have the employee get proper paralegal training: 1. Since my practice does not include criminal defense (except domestic abuse and violence), I would like my paralegal to focus on civil litigation, personal injury, insurance law, and the family court. 2. I think a WV paralegal must know the rules: a. The Rules of Civil Procedure. These cover preparation and filings of pleadings, motions, related affidavits...

June 25, 2018

Tying It All Together: Mediation, Unbundling, Collaboration, and a New Paradigm

...proach, having the client sign off on an article I’ve written on unbundled legal services that he or she has carefully read the article and agrees to its concepts. Mr. Mosten’s form contract with 50 or 60 checklist items that must be answered “Yes” or “No” before the unbundling meeting can begin seems to undermine the idea of an informal robust full consultation and Legal coaching arrangement, which is the model that I think is the logical first s...

February 15, 2018

An Example of Unbundling of Legal Services

As you will see if you search my blog for “unbundling”, “unbundled legal services”, or “future of the law”, I have created some carefully tailored legal services that permit us to help a person on a limited budget. These services include a “legal checkup”. I revised my post on that topic just a few days ago. Here it is if you are interested. https://wp.me/p4utce-4H Let me give you an example of how unbundling allowed me to help a person who simpl...

September 27, 2017

Tying Together “Unbundling” of Legal Services

...I added a ten minute video and blog article to my explanation of unbundled legal services. Here’s the link, but it will take you awhile. https://hunterlawfirm.net/more-about-unbundling-a-500-product-that-is-worth-1000/ I suggest you skip it for now and come back if you need more. Just try finding a lawyer in your small town or city to help you on a landlord and tenant dispute. You will, almost certainly, be sent to the magistrate’s office, whose s...

April 10, 2017

Unbundling of Legal Services (A Low Cost Alternative)

...ost of full representation. Here are two products I have constructed: “The Legal Checkup”: this works for individuals and couples who need simple wills, powers of attorney, and review of legal matters such a boundary dispute with a neighbor or quarrel over Mom’s estate: https://hunterlawfirm.net/free-power-of-attorney-annual-legal-checkup/ When a family court litigant “Cannot or Will Not Hire: https://hunterlawfirm.net/when-you-cant-or-wont-hire-a...

July 7, 2017

MORE ABOUT UNBUNDLING (A $500 Product That is Worth $1000)

...need work. I have several ideas how to bridge the gap, and “unbundling” of legal services is one of them. There are lots of lawyers ready to help someone injured by a negligent, insured, “tortfeasor”, but the pool of such cases is getting smaller. Our firm does this work and will be happy to “audition” for your personal injury case. This work is performed on a “contingent fee basis”, so you do not pay unless there is a recovery. I have many blog a...

February 19, 2021

Family Law in WV: A Deep Dive

...led”. www.hunterlawfirm.net/blog The unquestioned “Father Of Unbundling Of Legal Services” is an adjunct professor and attorney Forest Mosten: https://law.ucla.edu/faculty/faculty-profiles/forrest-s-mosten “Unbundling” is relatively new and undeveloped in WV. This lawyer is trying to change that The “unbundled” consultation has several advantages: While “unbundled services” is not “full representation”, the client initially assumes no responsibili...