Do you want to have a pre-paid legal plan? He’s a run-down of the services you’re most likely to get and also some legal documents you need to sign before you enroll.
Telephone and Office Consultation. During this time, you’ll have unlimited telephone access to a panel of attorneys legal matters you’re interested in. For up to 30 minutes per day, you can have brief consultation visits to your lawyer and it won’t cost you. The only condition placed on these two benefits is that you inquire about a different legal matter. This aspect of coverage provided by legal plans is one of the most beneficial because it promotes preventive law. Preventive law helps in anticipating legal problems and taking steps in order to avoid unnecessary legal problems or risks, in which case it’s very similar to preventive medicine. You can identify legal rights you didn’t know you had and avoid getting embroiled in a hellish legal situation with a simple phone call to your lawyer.
A Follow-up service. To adverse third parties, the panel of lawyers will write letters and make phone calls on your behalf. Such follow-up service may be all it takes to solve many of your legal problems.
Review of Legal Documents. Examples of simple legal documents that would be reviewed are insurance policies, sales contracts and leases. Your attorney will also answer any questions of legal nature that you have about the documents.
What about drafting of wills? A written document that regulates how you want your property distributed after your death is a will. According to your state’s laws is how your attorney will draft your will so that when you die, it’s valid. Appointing a guardian, establishing a trust, or any other provisions you may want to consider will be advised on by your lawyer.
Discount on regular fees. Regular fees can have a discount of at least 20-30%, either hourly or flat rate, and these fees are described as additional fees not covered in the written fee agreement. Court representation like traffic tickets and lawsuits and family matters like divorce and custody of children are generally included in these services.
These are legal paperwork you need to read carefully, sign, and agree on:
What is a written fee agreement? This particular agreement outlines services provided in the plan, the costs and methods of payment.
Defining grievance procedure. In this document, there would be details of procedures that will be taken in order to resolve complaints about attorneys or disputes regarding service fees.