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My case is filed so now what?

Posted by attorney Stephen Hoffman

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Most cases settle before trial but the groundwork provides impetus for settlement. Discovery exposes strengths and weaknesses and shows what risks may not have been obvious before discovery.

There is a ton of information available about how cases work and trial processes but few that are geared to the layperson.

Most cases, specifically because of the complexity and expense of the process summarized above, should be handled by an experienced lawyer.

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