With much of life on hold during the COVID-19 outbreak, there is no need to put your legal matters on hold. Not tending to legal matters tends to only make them worse. Here are a few tips on working remotely with your lawyer. If you need to get in touch with your lawyer, phone and email are a great place to start. Your lawyer and staff are still working to help clients. If you anticipate needing to have a lengthy discussion, request a virtual appointment.
For appointments, you can phone, Skype, Facetime or Zoom your lawyer. Your lawyer is able to consult with you through a number of electronic means and in-person visits are often not necessary.
If you need to scan a document for your lawyer’s use, you’ll need a scanner or multi-function printer to scan to your Windows computer. But there are a number of useful apps, including Adobe Scan, Genius Scan, Scanbot, CamScanner, and more, which allow you to turn your mobile device into a scanner. There are many resources online to help you learn how to scan documents and email them. Here are a few links to help you get started:
At Davis Miles McGuire Gardner, we are set up for remote work and will continue to serve you. You can expect the same great legal service without interruption. Don’t hesitate to contact the office for any legal needs you have.