Our Blog

Finding An Attorney

Published on August 17, 2017

Many people struggle with finding an attorney for their legal matter as they don’t know where to begin.  Understanding the terms, court systems, and laws can be overwhelming and a bit confusing so we wanted to help make your hunt for a trusted attorney a little bit easier. It is important that you feel secure with the attorney you choose to represent you, so we have gathered some questions and answers for you to know when finding an attorney.

Is the attorney with the lowest hourly rate less expensive?
If the attorney does not have expertise with your legal matter, or is inefficient, a lower hourly rate will not always be less expensive. Usually, attorneys with more experience and a higher hourly rate are generally more affordable than those with lower rate. Also, some law firms have their associates process legal work. In this case, many associates require a minimum number of hours and can bill you to meet their assigned billing quota.

Should I find an attorney near my location?
If the attorney is willing to travel to you, you can be open to someone that is not local.  Usually, most clients aren’t required to meet with their attorney once they have hired them, so finding someone close is not a requirement. 

Should I look for the most inexpensive attorney I can find?
As important as it is to stay within your budget, hiring the most inexpensive attorney does not always pan out in your best interest. You should hire the attorney with the best research resources available, rather than going solely for the lowest prices. Ask your attorney about their library resources, and if they charge separate for online research. If the skills, experience, and support tools are available, that is the attorney that will provide you with the best service.

At Baradat &Paboojian we have experienced attorneys with proven results. We practice exclusively in the field of Plaintiff's Trial Litigation; in all courts, handling catastrophic injury, products liability, wrongful death, medical malpractice, professional negligence and wrongful termination/ employment discrimination. Give us a call on our toll free number if you have any questions, 1(866)952-3509.
attorneys fresno, baradat and paboojian, best attorneys fresno, best lawyers fresno, bp law, car accident attorneys fresno, lawyers fresno, top attorneys fresno, trial attorneys fresno


Finding An Attorney

Many people struggle with finding an attorney for their legal matter as they don’t know where to begin. Understanding the terms, court systems, and laws can be overwhelming and a bit confusing so we wanted to help ...

Have you been injured by a defective product?

Consumers should be able to trust that the products they purchase are safe when used as designed. Unfortunately, consumers are often injured by common products and devices they use every day. Sometimes the failure of ... READ MORE

Are you suffering from a Truck Accident?

Our experienced personal injury lawyers know the emotional and financial trauma caused by truck accidents. Car passengers bear the brunt of the impact in a car vs. truck collision and they often suffer serious injury ... READ MORE

We Handle Wrongful Death Cases

A wrongful death – one that was caused by someone else's unlawful actions – is especially hard for the families who must carry on. Losing a loved one has results beyond the emotional impact; families must also con... READ MORE

Has Your Child Been Injured In An Accident?

No parent wants to imagine the unthinkable — the injury or untimely death of their child. But what do you do when the unthinkable happens? Many parents are not aware of their rights and the rights of their children ... READ MORE

More Blogs


Is bad city planning to blame for motorcyclist losing leg? It's a million-dollar question.

In a civil trial that began Wednesday, Paboojian is seeking millions of dollars in damages from the city for motorcyclist’s past and future medical bills, lost wages, and for his pain and s... READ MORE

Guardian Alleges Child Was Sexually Abused At School

A Fresno County guardian is suing a local school district, alleging general negligence led to a child being sexually abused. READ MORE

Western Milling Stops Making Horse Feeds After Animal Deaths

Under a settlement with state officials, Western Milling, LLC, will stop producing horse and specialty feeds at its Goshen manufacturing plant and pay $526,500 in fines to continue operating after... READ MORE

Former Fresno Opera Director Sues Company, Successor for Alleged Defamation

The former director and former associate director of the Fresno Grand Opera filed a lawsuit in Fresno County Superior Court against the company and another former director for defamation an... READ MORE

Why Did Patricia Astone Die? Husband Says Saint Agnes, Doctor to Blame

A wrongful death trial underway in Fresno County Superior Court will determine whether Saint Agnes Medical Center staff and a doctor were negligent in the November 2014 death of a retired s... READ MORE

All News Articles


Coming Soon