27201 Puerta Real
Mission Viejo CA 92691
Yes, we have free consultations.
We work on a contingency fee basis.
Monday through Friday
8:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Also available by cell phone 7 days a week, and after hours.
As odd as it may seem, most attorneys end up working in the area where they first got a job. Mine was in the field of personal injury for a firm that was retained by insurance companies. This is where attorneys get their best experience, develop the most skill, and knowledge.
It is always good to have a second pair of eyes, and for the client to be well educated, either by us, or if he/she researches online. We always try to keep the client well educated to the issues and status of the case.
I would have to see the document to be able to answer this.
We consistently do this, and clients are entitled to be educated about their case. If a client wants to represent themselves, we have frequently assisted clients in this area. However, one has to be very careful in this area, as some things can be coached, and in other areas, this can be very problematic.
I was employed in San Francisco by the insurance defense firm of Low, Ball, and Lynch, from 1974 to 1978. I then went to work in Orange County and eventually formed the Law Firm of Rivers J. Morrell III. During this time, I was also doing work for an insurance company, but continued to have a personal injury practice, which has evolved into its current state.
I have been in the personal injury field for over 30 years. I have taken more cases to a jury than probably 90% of attorneys. I have been retained by insurance companies for many cases, and thus have a better understanding and perspective on what is needed to resolve cases. The organizations of which I am a member require certain qualifications, or nominations. Such membership validates my experience, knowledge, and reputation.
We are very, very responsive to our clients. We do not screen calls; respond promptly to all calls, and all emails. We are very, very accessible, which is what I believe all clients deserve.Personal interests:
I enjoy traveling to Mexico, and to the desert.
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