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Q: What is the Lawyer Referral Service?
A: Lawyers Referral Service (LRS) maintains a list of pre-screened Monterey County attorneys available to help you with your specific legal needs. Along with specialized knowledge in a particular field of law, each attorney is an active member of the bar and has malpractice insurance coverage.
Q: How does the Lawyer's Referral Service Work?
A: Call 831.582.3600, leave your telephone number and a brief description of your legal problem. The LRS representative will interview you over the phone and after which you will be given the name, address and telephone number of a Monterey County attorney in your area with legal knowledge about your problem. You then call the attorney to arrange an appointment at your convenience.
Q: Do I have to retain the services of the attorney to whom I am referred?
A: No. You may use LRS for additional references if you do not retain the services of an attorney after your first consultation.
Q: What does it cost?
A. You pay a non-refundable $40.00 administrative fee prior to receiving a referral. The fee provides a thirty-minute consultation. Options for payment are: Credit Card, Money Order, or Cashier's Check.
Q: Why should I use the Monterey County Bar Association's lawyer's referral service?
A. For your $40.00 you can meet with a Monterey County attorney who has special skills in your area of interest.