How to Employ a Lawyer in China
With the development of society, people are more closely associated with the law, the parties requested the lawyer to provide legal services and people's lives are getting closer with it. A lawyer is a professional legal person, not only have a legal professional knowledge, but has the general rich practice experience and litigation skills that parties don’t have.
Although with the popularization of legal knowledge, many parties have certain legal knowledge, but when deal with the specific legal matters, it can not be separated from the lawyer's help. How to find a suitable lawyer need to know a few points:
1. You need to pay special attention to what kind of legal matters that lawyers are good at dealing with
, and try to employ lawyers which are good at or familiar with the dispute that involved in the field of legal services. Every lawyer has its own professional orientation or good legal services. Therefore, before you determining to employ a lawyer, you’d better to go several law firms, through contacting with a lawyer to understand relevant affairs, and then choose the most suitable one to handle your legal affairs.
2. When employing a lawyer must pay attention to the legal provisions of limitation of actions
, it must be within the time of limitation of actions to employ lawyers, because once over the limitations of actions, your legal rights will not be maintained.
In addition, you will need to offer lawyers adequate time of investigation and desk preparation. If you employ a lawyer too late, when the case came to court, the lawyer maybe not ready because of the time did not permit thoroughly understand the case, there is no get evidence of time may be caused by the passive situation in court, even may cause unfavorable outcome of litigation.
3. You must have a correct judgment and estimation on the legal risk commitment
, and can not ask the layers to make a promise on the attorney of the case verdict. Because many factors affect a case verdict, there are many variables in the process of litigation, as a lawyer, only in the defense process do their utmost to safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of you. In addition, you do not have special lawyers or lawyers practicing norms prohibit requirements, such as the law does not belong to the legal requirements of lawyers, or let the lawyer to give you an acquaintance, and so on.
4. When employing a lawyer you should also focus on understanding
if there is a interest conflict with entrusting your law firms and lawyers, that is your intention to entrust the law firms and lawyers whether previously has been accepted by the each other's consignation. Once you have received your commission, you can not accept the other party's commission.
5. Giving full trust to employ a lawyer
, unreservedly to state the case the real situation so that the attorney on your case properties have a correct judgment, to untangle the complex legal relationship, and have the accurate proxy or defending methods. At the same time, you should also believe that the information provided by the lawyer and the facts of the case will be kept strictly confidential and will not be disclosed to the outside. Even after the end of the agency work, the lawyer will also be responsible for confidentiality.
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