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Brent Harris is an excellent choice for legal representation. He was great at explaining the legal process and what I should expect to happen in terms I could understand. He then went over all my options, told me what he recommended and why, and asked me how I would like to proceed. I was informed that it was unlikely my case would go to trial but he would gladly represent me if it came to that. He filed a motion on my behalf that resulted in my case being dropped.
My only complaint is likely more with the legal system than Brent Harris. I would occasionally not hear from his office for weeks at a time, but whenever I called my questions were answered the same day. It turns out the legal system is far slower than I expected. I was always contacted when there was a new development in my case.
Brent Harris's friendly demeanor, knowledge of the legal system, and experience make him an great choice for legal representation.
Brent is an exceptional attorney (I am comparing his handling of my case with that of two other attorneys with whom I have worked in the past). He is tough when he needs to be but also one of the most compassionate people I have ever known. In a sense, Brent "gave me back my life" in a very stressful situation, allowing me to become functional and get on with daily living (and even enjoy it), while he worked to uncover and understand mitigating circumstances and resolve (through a deferred prosecution) the legal issues surrounding my arrest for assault. He helped me through the most difficult time of my life to date and I am grateful beyond words. More recently I have retained Brent's services again to help with my estate planning. In this very different situation I again see his natural tendency to focus on what is best for his client, even if it is not the most lucrative path for the attorney. He is honest, very forthright, and combines professionalism with a refreshing sense of humor. I would highly recommend Brent to friends, and I already have.
Mr. Harris met with me to update my Trust and Will. There had been a few changes since my trust was last updated 4 years ago. He went through the process very methodically and asked good questions. In a few weeks, I had updated documents and felt great that my son and his family would know exactly how to handle my accounts.
Brent is approachable, and he accommodates working peoples' hours. Estate planning does touch on sensitive issues, especially money and relationships, and he is comfortable and knowledgeable about family dynamics and how they enter the estate planning scenario. He also individualizes his estate planning, rather than utilizing a one size fits all approach. I recommend Brent Harris.
You often hear of the scumbag defense attorneys. Mr. Harris is not one of them. He will fight for you innocent or guilty. However he knows and lets you know, that if you are truly guilty there is only so much he can and will do. If you are guilty expect there to be punishment, Mr. Harris will try his best to make sure it does not destroy your life. As a client falsely accused of a crime Mr. Harris fought and the had the charges dismissed not because of some slimy trick but because he was honest, knowledgeable, and dedicated too his goal. I strongly recommend anyone in the area to speak with him regarding a case, he is honest and professional and will do his best to aid you.
Atty Harris responded and I received a request for information. I was asked to be as detailed as possible and to forward copies of documents. I sent detailed information and above,continuing to send further information details as remembered. I unfortunately do not have the funds to hire any attorney. I was hopeful,as monies for payment could have come after cases resolved. Our need for representation was urgent and remains so. As we have more than one case all related ,maybe the attorney felt unable to handle them . I remained hopeful . Sadly, I have received no further communication. I did confirm that maybe communication was not possible at my email address as a serious computer compromise has occurred. I would have hired this attorney if financially able to do so. It is with great sadness our constitutional rights have been violated multiple times,in front of witness,yesterday 8/21/13 once again as was reported by witness to myself. I do not even know if this review will be received due to above reason, I find it odd I received no final communication as this attorney seemed righteous,intelligent,moral,more than capable-possibly one of the few attorneys I would have trusted,as those involved have by their actions, made me question justice in the USA today. Please understand, I cannot truly give an accurate rating asked for above as I do not know if the compromise to my computer interfered.
Mr. Harris is a very smart, honest and accomplished attorney. In addition he is instantly liked by everyone, with the possible exception of opposing attorneys. He dealt with a trust issue for me quickly and efficiently. I heartily recommend him for any legal matters that you might face.
I sent my sister to him for estate planning and he did an excellent job and charged a reasonable amount of money.
I have used Mr Harris as my estate planning attorney for the past 2 years. He has offered a number of good suggestions regarding distribution of my assets through a trust and how to handle real estate transfers upon death. Very easy to work with and knowledgeable.
Mr. Harris was very informative about my situation. He explained in complete detail all my options and then discussed with me each pro and con. I'm a student at NAU and so he gave me a free consultation. NO other lawyer I called offered me that. Thank you Mr. Harris for making this unfortunate situation much better!!