Schedule Legal Strategy Session

by de Ondarza Simmons, PLLC

Initial Legal Strategy Session and Preliminary Case Analysis

At your Legal Strategy Session, Ms. de Ondarza Simmons will personally sit down with you for an in person conference at her office in Cary, North Carolina or confer with you over the telephone if it is more convenient for you. During your conference, she will review key documents, such as deeds or other recorded instruments, and discuss them with you along with other facts of your individual case.  In addition, she will offer you her Preliminary Case Analysis, outlining the strengths and weaknesses of your case as they appear to her based on the information available at the time.

Our Written Estimate and Engagement Letter

After your Legal Strategy Session, if Ms. de Ondarza Simmons believes she can help you further, she will  provide you with our Engagement Letter. So that you can make an informed decision about hiring the de Ondarza Simmons firm, our Engagement Letter will include, among other things, the following:

  • the scope of our representation
  • our rates and costs
  • any retainer we will require as well as
  • a written, initial estimate of our total projected fees and costs*.

Our goal is to provide you with the information you need to make an informed decision about hiring us to represent you in your particular case.

Starting Work on Your Case

After you review our Engagement Letter, if you decide to hire the firm, we ask that you return a signed copy of  of the letter along with your payment of any initial retainer, fees, or costs. Once we receive them, we will begin work on your case immediately.

Fee for Your Initial Legal Strategy Session

Our fee for Your Initial Legal Strategy Session is $250.00, payable at or before your conference. If you retain us to represent you, we will credit you this $250.00 fee.

Scheduling your Legal Strategy Session

To schedule your Legal Strategy Session with Ms. de Ondarza Simmons, please fill out the form below. We will contact you within one day to set a specific date and time for your conference.

Please note that submitting this form will not create an attorney-client relationship. So, at this time, please do not write anything in the form below that is confidential or secret. In particular, please do not write about the facts of your case.  Ms. de Ondarza Simmons will discuss them with you at your Legal Strategy Session, when they will be attorney-client privileged and confidential. This is both to protect your interests and to ensure that she can give you the best initial legal advice possible.

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* Please note that the total amount of our fees and costs may change, of course, depending on how your individual case develops. If we foresee that happening, we make every attempt to let you know beforehand.



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