Legal Dynamics

Understanding the Attorney-Client Relationship

What should you know before hiring a lawyer?

Kemal M. Lepschoque, LL.M.
Friendly Legal
Published in
7 min readMay 20, 2024

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Once you hire a lawyer, you and the lawyer enter into an attorney-client relationship. This relationship means that the lawyer will represent you and work on your behalf. The process of how this relationship functions is guided by certain professional rules.

First, we need to understand who decides on the goals and how to achieve them. According to the rules, you as the client set the main goals of the…

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Kemal M. Lepschoque, LL.M.
Friendly Legal

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