Attorney Referral Program
The Law Offices of Edward A. Smith welcomes referrals from other lawyers. Our law firm considers a client referral the highest compliment one lawyer or law firm can pay to another.
We also welcome the opportunity to co-counsel, joint venture or even assume the representation of clients on behalf of fellow attorneys.
The Law Offices of Edward A. Smith has traditionally accepted referral matters at all different states of litigation. Referrals are made either shortly after an incident occurs, during litigation and every step in-between. Of course, every potential referral is promptly considered by us on a case-by-case basis.
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The Law Offices of Edward A. Smith has a proven record of achieving outstanding results for our clients in personal injury cases.
Because of our reputation within the legal community, a significant number of our cases are referred by other lawyers. Many of our referrals are received from lawyers who do not handle personal injury or contingent fee cases.
We also receive referrals from other personal injury law firms that do not have the time, expertise or capital resources to properly pursue particular cases.
The Law Offices of Edward A. Smith has an experienced and dedicated staff that works as a team to uncover every resource available to bring our cases to the absolute best conclusions.
If you have a client or injury case that you would like to discuss with us or contemplate referring to us please contact us online.CO-COUNSEL AND REFERRAL FEES
The Law Offices of Edward A. Smith can help you generate a source of income with no overhead. We can pay referral fees to other lawyers in accordance with The Rules of Professional Conduct of the State Bar of California. The Rules prohibit referral fees from being paid to non-lawyers.
The Rules also allow us to co-counsel a case with other lawyers and pay appropriate referral fees to those lawyers. The client's prior consent is required.NATIONAL REFERRAL PROGRAM By virtue of our success and reputation we receive inquiries regarding personal injury cases in other states. We therefore regularly seek qualified lawyers in other states for our out of California cases.
If you are a qualified Personal Injury Lawyer and are interested in associating in or working with us on local cases to provide us with expertise in your state, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.