Hunt & Associates P.C.

Feb 22, 2018

LEGAL ASSISTANT’S CORNER: Be Nice to Your Attorney’s Legal Assistant

I can’t count the number of times I’ve been the brunt of a client’s anger or irritation just to hear that same client interact completely respectfully towards the attorney just one minute later. We understand that you are likely going through one of the most stressful and traumatic periods of your life; however, it doesn’t give you license to treat us poorly during the process.

When we are mistreated, we always inform our attorney about … Read more

Feb 1, 2018

LEGAL ASSISTANT’S CORNER: The Sticky Wicket of Conferring with Clients

ReceptionistClients and legal assistants often build a strong and friendly relationship during the course of a case.  Legal assistants act as a go between for the client and the attorney, obtaining and passing along information about the case for both.  While legal assistants exist to make a case run smoothly for both the client and the attorney, discussing the case directly with a client sometimes gets sticky for us.  Legally, we aren’t allowed to provide … Read more