At the first meeting we will go over what is involved in successfully handling your claim. Feel free to prepare any questions you want to ask. We will answer all of your questions and then we will assess your claim and provide you with the best advice.
- For individuals we will need valid photographic identification such as a drivers licence or passport
- For businesses or organizations we require identification of all directors and documents like shareholder agreement, partnership agreement, directors’ meeting minutes, etc.
- We will ask you to provide us with your name, address, phone numbers, and email address.
- We will also need contact information for the people(s) or organizations you have a legal issue with.
- Think about writing or typing up a summary of your legal issue. We will ask you detailed questions in order to get a clear understanding of the accident and your injuries.
- Bring all documents that may be relevant to your case such as:
- Insurance claim numbers
- Employment contracts
- Insurance contracts
- Copies of Wills
- Copies of termination letters
- Copies of insurance denial letters
- Medical records
- Police Reports
- Copies of correspondence
- Copies of emails
- Relevant photographs or video
- Any letters you have received from a lawyer or organization
- Receipts for out of pocket expenses related to your claim
Prepare a list of questions that you would like to discuss with us. If you do not understand something we tell you, don’t be afraid to say so. We will be happy to explain in language you understand. You may want to ask us about:
- Legal fees.
- Do you have to pay any money up front?
- What will we do?
- What do you have to do?
- What happens next?
- Are there any time limits that affect my case?
*Please note – most people do not have all this information handy. If you do not have all this information, don’t worry about it; just bring the information you do have.