My matters were menial but his fees very high and open ended, more focused on his client understanding how much more at what point. Results were positive but I didn't have much on the line either. I got the feeling I was being Judged by him so he could determine what level he was willing to go to for my defense. Pay Top Dollar but if he thinks you might be guilty the Prosecutor may be offered a deal directly or indirectly all depends. Old time lawyer ethics, trust me, I'm representing you in your best interest, information ? On a need to know basis. The least you know more options to work. Keeps score I think with Prosecutors. I gave you that then I need this now. You owe me. OK I owe you. I'll push it this way, I'll roll over on that.