18 Search Results for unbundled

December 1, 2017

Family Court Mediation Streamlined – Some Ideas

...greements as to other contracts. 9. Mediation should go hand in hand with “unbundled services” so that other lawyers can work with parties to prepare them for mediation or hearings without becoming “record counsel”. Key to this are clear, understandable, atty/client contracts which establish the limits of these unbundled services in plain language. 10. Guidelines should be established for mediators who mediate for unrepresented parties, not to res...

November 18, 2017

Mediation Food for Thought

...greements as to other contracts. 9. Mediation should go hand in hand with “unbundled services” so that other lawyers can work with parties to prepare them for mediation or hearings without becoming “record counsel”. Key to this are clear, understandable, atty/client contracts which establish the limits of these unbundled services in plain language. 10. Guidelines should be established for mediators who mediate for unrepresented parties, not to res...

May 14, 2018

Collaborative Divorce: I Remain Unconvinced

...cate. Do they now bring in a mediator as a buffer? Why not just mediate? Mediation has a high success rate when done well. I do not have time or space to reiterate my solutions, but I suggest you search my blog for “mediation”, “unbundled legal services”, “guardian ad litem”, “divorce”, “parenting plan” or “property settlement agreement” or “irreconcilable differences”. I will keep an open mind and learn more, but to say I am skeptical is an under...

March 26, 2018

My “Law Coach” or My Lawyer?

Unbundled Legal Services “My ‘law coach’ or my lawyer?” It this a trick question? Not really, but there is a difference. Let’s say you have a divorce or custody case; or, that you, or you and your estranged partner, just want some guidance and help in getting through your legal problem. What do you do? Repeat after me: “You should not be your own lawyer if you can possibly afford to hire a lawyer to represent you!” If you’ve read any of my stuff,...

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...

April 29, 2020

A ROADMAP TO BURTON HUNTER’S IDEAS AND “WISDOM”

...og Search for “Negotiation”: https://tinyurl.com/y7rqco8l Blog Search for “Unbundled Legal Services”: https://tinyurl.com/y8y5cz6b Blog Search for “Ghost-writing or Legal Coaching”: https://tinyurl.com/ya7eu8l3 Blog Search for “Religion, Religiosity, and Philosophy”: https://tinyurl.com/yacmbx6x Blog Search for “Obesity”: https://tinyurl.com/yc3olgvz Blog Search for “Gun Violence and Firearms”: https://tinyurl.com/yappfrl2 Blog Search for “Social...

September 27, 2017

Tying Together “Unbundling” of Legal Services

...is summer 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 offic...

August 23, 2016

Future of the Law 2016

...That view is motivating solo and small firm, and other, lawyers to provide unbundled and low cost services. If 70% of family court participants have no counsel, what if private attorneys has a way to provide thousands of people valuable services at low cost?! It is unrealistic to believe we can meet the needs of the poor, let alone the working poor, with free services from overburdened lawyers working in a high stress environment. In WV, there are...