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Posted by JP, Flag
When I met Michael he was a customer of mine, but from the moment I meet him I could tell he really cares about his clients. I was then involved in an accident and called him. Without hesitation he provided me with all the information I needed. More importantly, he provided me with the peace of mind I was looking for. His is definitely a number you want to have in your contacts!
Posted by Jane Doe, Flag
Michael Elkin is a rare and outstanding professional lawyer. I do not know how he does it, but Michael always takes as well as makes the time, to make you feel like you are his only client. He has a magnificent gift in the way he handles cases as well as his clients. You are not treated as if you are a file, but rather as a person and a friend. No matter what your legal issues are big or small, he handles your case as he would if it were him or his own family he were defending. He answers calls, emails, as well as texts at anytime, day or night. He was always there when we needed him even at 2 a.m.. This is a rare unique quality to find in an attorney who owns their own practice. Michael is so approachable, reachable, and personable. We are always handled with dignity. Michael never passes us off to a secretary or paralegal. Michael deals with you directly. He puts his heart into your case. He always goes above and beyond, what most lawyer's would do for their clients. He cares about your family and how they are affected by your case. He LISTENS to what your NEEDS are as a client and he HEARS YOU as an INDIVIDUAL. He does not leave your case at the office on Friday's and get back to it on Monday's. He Constantly and Consistently gives every client Special, professional, and quality care. It is obvious he is passionate about his work and is very persistant , about US the Client getting the JUSTICE we want, need, and deserve. He is a rare attorney in a city of thousands of attorneys. If you are looking for an attorney who will handle your case like he handled mine, with care, compassion, and concern. As well as drive, intelligence, diligence and professionalism. An attorney who will be straight forward with you right from the start, and not waste your time or money. A thoughtful firm that occasionally sends you emails and texts just to check in on you and your family to offer words of encouragement. If so if you are searching for this kind of lawyer and this kind and truly caring Law Firm. Just call them up, So you can receive the same care my family and I received. Also another great attribute to their firm, is that they have several language interpreters to assist with non English speaking clients.
Posted by a client, Flag
My experience with Mr. Elkin was exceptional. I know for a fact that he has a substantial case load, but he somehow managed to make me feel like I was his only client. He went above and beyond in every aspect of the case that I retained him for. Not only was he professional, knowledgeable, and diligent... He was also passionate, genuinely friendly, and made me feel like he cared about the outcome of the proceedings and took the case personally. I didn't feel like I was dealing with a "typical lawyer" in the slightest. I'll definitely be using Mr. Elkin for all of my future legal needs, I can't think of a single reason not to. Highly Recommend.
Posted by Aviva, Flag
I am very happy with all the legal advice I have gotten from Mr. Elkin. He's always been a big help and explains everything! Highly recommended!!!
Posted by Alan V, Flag
Mr. Elkin is a superb attorney. He was able to do what 3 other law firms could not. Michael Elkin is very professional, organized and knowledgable. I would highly recommend Michael Elkins expertise for all your legal a needs.
Posted by Igor, a Family client, Flag
MIchael Elkin has advised us countless times. We even asked MIchael to participate in our radio show, which he does weekly answering questions of radio listeners.
Posted by Anonymous, Flag
Mike is an amazing guy and extremely reliable. I had a charge on my records and he was able to get this matter expunged. Throughout, the process he kept me informed and educated me about the ins and outs of the situation...all the while making me feel I could trust.
I highly recommend him !!
Posted by Debra, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Trying to be private as I can, I found this site, and feel compelled to write something. Mr. Elkin, or Michael as we called him, saved, litteraly, my husband's life. Michael defended him against some very serious charges that were just bologny. As my husband and Michael decided to go to trial we were very nervous because as Michael said, ignorance of the law is not a defense in our case. To make a long story short, he was a chef in the court room. I am not sure whether the jury believed us or they felt that Michael was being honest and dilligent about our innocense.
After the verdict. NOT GUILTY. I wrote him a letter of praise to God that He put this lawyer into our lives. SOmeday we wish to repay him for what he did for our family. God bless him!!!!!!!!!!!!
Posted by Jerome, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
He just finished my case. We went to trial. Put it this way, he loves his job and the jury felt it. He explains things very very very clearly. The reason why I say this is because I had lawyers before and never got a straight answer. He cares about the client. I think the attorney for the state respected him, she gave a good offer, but I had a professional liscense so I couldn't take the charge on my record. Oh yes, he brought my wife flowers when she was in the hospital.
Posted by Dennis, a Litigation client, Flag
I was referred to him by another lawyer who didn't handle sophisticated litigation disputes. He was on top of it. He always says, "this is the advice I would give to my brother." He was all about strategy. I was getting impatient and he said to hold on and be patient. He's not rigid, actually as warm as could be, you almost want to take him for a beer. He always picks up the phone. A lot of the time he say's he can't speak and that he is in court or about to get into one, but he never avoided my calls. I was surprised since in the beginning of the case I realized he wasn't kidding when he said that "although this is one of many cases for the law firm, its the only and most important for you, and that's the way I look it. I want the client to know that he is not a case number."
I once had a lawyer before it was night and day. He's very sharp, so make sure you get your story straight when you speak to him, because won't move on until the inconsistency is resolved.
Im probably writing to much, but I was surprised as to how he acted towards me and my wife through out the entire ordeal. My wife has a lot of questions, maybe too many, he always explained again and again.
I asked him if it was ok, he said that "If I can relive her stress in a 5 minute conference call, it will make it easier for her function, and I will be happy about that.
He is a very particular about doing the things he asks you to do. I have never seen him raise his voice at his client's, but he doesn't like to play catch up, always a few steps of what's coming.
Anyway, i hope this was of help. Bottom line is the attorney is quick and has a lot of integrity.