The COVID-19 pandemic brought with it a number of challenges for the legal services industry. One of the biggest challenges to overcome was the pivot to remote work.
Now, more than two years after the arrival of COVID-19, many courts are still permitting attorney remote appearances for certain matters. And many firms are still utilizing mobile and remote legal options to better serve their clients’ needs.
Advantages of Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney (Remote Work)
You might be wondering whether a mobile work injury lawyer or a mobile accident injury lawyer can provide the same quality of services that you would receive from traditional in-person law firm services.
The truth is that a remote attorney can do just about everything that an in-person attorney can do.
Working with a remote attorney is extremely convenient because you hardly ever have to leave the comfort of your home to get the legal representation you deserve.
Below are just a few examples of services that a personal injury attorney (remote work) in Birmingham, AL, can provide:
- Lawyer online consultation;
- Email correspondence;
- Online meeting scheduling;
- Phone call or video conference appointments; and
- Attorney remote appearance for a deposition.
While you may still need to attend a court trial in person, most things before that point can be done remotely.
Meetings can be held online via Zoom or any number of video conferencing websites, so it’s wise to get acquainted with these tools.
That way, you can take advantage of conducting legal meetings from the comfort of your home—and get back to focusing on what matters most—your recovery.
How to Find the Right Attorney (Remote Work) For You
When it comes to finding the right remote attorney for your personal injury case, the factors you’ll want to take into consideration are often the same as those you would consider for an in-person attorney.
For example, it’s important to find a remote personal injury attorney who has:
- A record of success;
- Experience handling personal injury cases;
- Tried and true trial experience;
- A passion for helping those in need; and
- Positive reviews from former clients.
Don’t be afraid to ask an attorney about these items and more during your initial consultation. Doing so will help you find the best attorney for your case.
Contact the Fob James Law Firm: Your Go-To Remote Personal Injury Attorney
Times and technology will continue to change. Therefore, it’s important to have a law firm in your corner that is able and willing to adapt to those changes as they arise.
At the Fob James Law Firm, we pride ourselves on doing just that.
When you’ve sustained serious injuries in a personal injury accident in Alabama, physically going into your attorney’s office is often the last thing you’ll want to do.
And in some cases, you may not be physically able to do so very often. That’s why we’ve adapted to the changing times and put systems in place that allow us to complete the vast majority of our work remotely.
With over 40 years of experience fighting for the rights of injury victims, we hope we have the opportunity to fight for your rights, too.