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Firm Overview

Exclusively Criminal Defense

Main Office

Main
623 W. Hays St.
Boise  ID  83702

Phone
  • (208) 571-0627
Fax
  • (208) 345-0050

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Yes the initial consultation is free. The first hour is free. Any additional consultation is $150 per hour.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Yes, I offer flat rates for pretrial representation. However each flat rate is dependent upon the particular case. If a prospective client mentions Nolo I would be willing to give them $100 off.

Hourly Rates

$150.

Office Information

Office Hours

My regular hours are 8:30-5:00 p.m. However I take calls after hours as well. My receptionist Connie handles the after hours calls.

Office Manager

I have two. Connie is my receptionist when my regular assistant is not in the office, and during the evening hours. My regular hours assistant is Jackie.

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

No.

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

No.

What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

I have my paralegal handle routine tasks to make my representation more affordable.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

These are not options in a criminal case.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

No.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The personal attention my clients receive distinguishes my firm from others. When a client calls me, it is my policy to return that phone call the same day.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

I encourage my clients to be familiar with the law. In fact I take steps to educate my clients so that they are able to make informed decisions about their case, and not rely solely on my professional opinion.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

No.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

No.

L. Craig Atkinson

Firm was established December 15, 2010.

I have my paralegal handle routine tasks to make my representation more affordable.

License
  • Bar Number: 8125
    Idaho , 2009

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