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Holly Musselman Law
4.9
from 91 reviews
  • 23 years in business
  • 222 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Frances L.
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Working with Holly and her staff was a seamless experience. Everything was explained to me and all of my questions were answered no matter how many times I asked. They were all very professional and pleasant, and cared about my individual concerns. Very rare in my experience with other attorneys. I would recommend Holly Musselman to anyone!

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  • 14 years in business
  • 64 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Noel J.
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While in the process of searching for a lawyer to handle my chapter 13 I found Miss Alisha here on thumbtack and let me just say she has been awesome. Working with me every step of the way...very forthcoming with solutions...alway respond to all my questions...just an awesome individual to work with and I am so HAPPY that I selected her! -Noel

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Roger Gelb, Esquire
4.9
from 29 reviews
  • 64 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Tyneka C.
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Before I hired my lawyer for my case he explained everything even told me what I could if I didn't hire he was not all about the money be was more interesting in me figuring out my case and to make sure me and my daughter was being taking care.

  • 70 hires on Thumbtack
Joann M.
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She literally saved my life in the divorce after 2 other lawyers really did me wrong. I recommend her to anyone, especially women, who are in a seemingly no win situation with their divorce.

Law Offices of Hillel Traub
4.7
from 22 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
Brad R.
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He was Fantastic to work with. Very nice guy...was kinda wondering if he was a lawyer ;) He was the first lawyer I’ve ever worked for that was a solid investment in. I highly recommend him.

Meridian Law, LLC
4.6
from 22 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
Darnell N.
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Mr. Stein is amazing to work with. He is very knowledgeable and extremely understanding. Not only is he a great lawyer but also a great person in general. If anyone I know needs a bankruptcy lawyer I always recommend him hands down.

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BSS Law, LLC
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jonathon B.
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Mr Sheppard was a blessing in disguise super reasonable and upfront, he was always available to talk when I gave him a call, if he didn’t pick up he would call back ASAP .Very affordable and worked with me. A young lawyer with a lot of skill and very reliable. In any further situation I may have that needs legal advice or representation this will be the guy I call and reference.

ilexlaw pllc
4.8
from 18 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 66 hires on Thumbtack
Felicia B.
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Sabrina and Ksenia have been really awesome and helpful. Prompt response with my many inquiries. Looking forward to successful outcome on the case!

Van Wormer Law, LLC
4.9
from 17 reviews
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Scott C.
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First, Ms. Van Wormer was very successful helping my wife receive U.S. Residency. When you explain your case to Ms. Van Wormer, she will communicate clearly what your chances are for success. Next, she will let you know your option(s) should you decide to move forward with your case. Ms. Van Wormer will let you know what she expects from you and what she will do for your case in order to be successful. What is important to understand is that Ms. Van Wormer will be completely honest with you and she will use her skills and experience to help you resolve your case favorably for you. Also, just as important to know is that Ms. Van Wormer is very proactive and skillful when working USCIS',s processes and procedures. I had a couple of lawyers prior and truly wish we had found Ms. Van Wormer first, because she is very knowledgeable, experienced, proactive, and communicates well. You could not be in better hands. That is why we are coming back to Ms. Van Wormer when it is time for my wife to apply for her U.S. Citizenship. Best of luck to you! v/r S.J. Clark

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Law Office of Eric Hawkins
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Maria C.
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Mr. Hawkins is an excellent lawyer who is devoted to his clients. He dedicates himself 100% to helping you with your case, no matter how complicated. If you are looking for outstanding service, I can only recommend hiring him.

  • 27 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
Rhona T.
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Adam has been my personal lawyer since he graduated from law school. He is educated in all phases of law but has built his practice around bankruptcy law. I have watched him in court and he always appears to impress judges with his manner, approach, and knowledge of law.

  • 21 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Araz M.
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•I recommend Michael Mcvicker. "If all lawyers were like Michael" are the words my wife uttered about half way into our naturalization process. Like many, we live a life of two busy corporate careers and the prospect of going through the process on our own was daunting. We didn't know Michael and used Avvo to contact a few lawyers, but his approach sold us pretty quickly. Most importantly, Michael is an expert in the nuanced world of naturalizations. This is not a conveyor belt operation, far from it. Michael studied our cases in depth, brought forward potential concerns (however unlikely they were to actually impede the process) and ensured that we addressed them proactively. He brought years of experience of interacting with Immigration officers to bear on this case, spoke at length about the cases he had and went to great length to ensure that we were properly hedged against any small questions that could delay the cases. To top this off, my case involved a relocation in the middle of the process. Needless to say, Michael's office timely addressed this, but he also dedicated substantial amount of time to actually fly out to my new place of residence to accompany me to the interview. I will only add that this was not in vain, his presence paid off. Michael's team deserves special praise, in particular Yuliya, who played an essential role for us. Without her this case would have dragged on much longer. Yuliya is where attention to detailed is redefined. Receiving e-mails and calls from Yuliya quite late in the day is not unusual. I suspected that she did this knowing that reaching us after our work-hours would be a lot more efficient rather than sending e-mails and waiting for an answer. But this also meant that she worked late hours for us. Big thanks to her. Bottom-line here is that Michael with his years of experience in this area, in-depth cases analysis and personal approach and Yuliya with her attention to detail, hard work and sweet natured persistence make this team incredibly effective and efficient at what they do. You might think this type of top notch service comes at major law form price tag. My answer: it probably should, but it doesn't not. Class act, no reservations in recommending

Jay Lazrus
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 37 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Miriam D.
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Jay Lazrus was exceptionally knowledgeable and steered me away from more expensive choices, which is a rarity among lawyers. Highly recommend him!

  • 9 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
Shaloma S.
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I was beyond satisfied with Mr. Rosenthall's service. My boyfriend was his client, facing 17 felonies for charges of credit card fraud with possible jail time and I am so proud to say that I've hired one of the best lawyers from Virginia to take on this case! Every single court date he fought for my boyfriends freedom. It is so amazing when someone just loves to do their job. Mr. Rosenthall did not get our hopes up nor did he steer us in the wrong direction, he told us the pros and cons of every worst case scenario and he did just as promised, WHICH WAS HIS BEST!! My boyfriend was held without bail and Mr. Rosenthall made great effort to get a bond hearing the following day AFTER I hired him. Throughout this process, my boyfriend ended up getting arrested at one of the court dates for what seemed to be an misunderstanding and Mr. Rosenthall made it his job to be there for my boyfriend the following day, even though he did not have to because this is a new case which means more money but he WILLINGLY wanted to help and even offered a fee that I couldn't beat to have him help my boyfriend out of this situation. My boyfriend got out the following day thanks to Mr. Rosenthall and I did not have to pay a cent! My boyfriends case resulted in 1 felony and 1 misdeamonor with absolutely NO jail time. I am extremely happy that I found Mr. Rosenthall. He helped my boyfriend get out of a situation that could've turned out to be way worst than it did. I would recommended him to ANY ONE whose freedom is on the line. This man loves what he does! He's one of the BEST in Virginia!!!!!

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Parler & Wobber LLP
4.8
from 12 reviews
  • 22 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mayra F.
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Kathleen had a very human approach. She generously provided information, which dispelled my misconceptions, and gave me the confidence to move forward. She made sure I knew about my process options, some of which included proceeding without a lawyer; I never felt that she was out to get money, but to sincerely help people. While I ended up not needing further services, I absolutely would have felt comfortable going to her, and whole-heartedly recommend her.

Johnnie Bond Law
4.6
from 12 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
Carlton W.
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I had an experience at Giant and I called 1-800-LAWYERS. After my search, I came across Bond Law. I left a phone message with them. They promptly returned my call and were highly professional. I discussed with them the issues I had with Giant and was told they would be able to help me. They kept in contact with me and updated me on the case frequently. They met and exceeded my expectations. I appreciate the work that was done. I am very happy with the outcome. Should I have any issues in the future, I will definitely contact Bond Law again as well as refer others to them that need legal assistance.

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Jay Lazrus
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Natty F.
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Mr. Lazrus service is exceptional, and he is truly one of a kind. I could not have asked for a better lawyer to advice me on a multitude of concerns I was facing. I fully recommend his services to anyone seeking council in his filed of expertise.

Law Office of Lisa P. Ellis
4.8
from 10 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Mia E.
Verified review

Lisa was extremely helpful in a personal injury case of mine. She responded very quickly and was very caring and concerned about my well being. She was reachable at all hours of the day and willing to help me in any and every possible way. She recommended doctors for me to see for my injuries and even went with me to doctor appointments. She was determined to get me the most money possible and definitely did. She fought for me tooth and nail against the insurance company who tried to low-ball me. I am so happy I found her. She was definitely the best lawyer I have ever used and will go to her for all my legal needs from now on! I HIGHLY recommend.

Dross Berman LLC
4.8
from 6 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Carlos C.
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josh is a Professional,outstanding,confident lawyer.

AP Law Group, PLC
4.5
from 6 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
KJ J.
Verified review

Ashvin was very informative and on the job!! Whatever I needed taken care of, he took care of it. He made my filing for bankruptcy process very easy and understandable. I'm so glad I found him!! I would definitely recommend him.

  • 29 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Marcus G.
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Mr. Shapiro was an excellent, reliable, fast lawyer to work with. I had a case that was the NEXT day I hired Mr. Shapiro within 24 hours of my case and he was there on time and got me the verdict I wanted! Would absolutely recommend!! A+++++

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What does an immigration attorney do?

Immigration lawyers help their clients through all phases of the immigration process. Experts on immigration law, they are legally qualified to represent U.S. citizens, permanent residents or undocumented immigrants. Immigration lawyers also provide assistance to visitors here on student, work or travel visas, and can represent clients who may have an expired visa or who have overstayed their visa.

You can hire an immigration lawyer to assist you with petitioning for renewing a permanent resident or green card, navigating the naturalization process, submitting an employee-based petition for a work visa, filing a petition for a family member, or representing you or a loved one who is facing detention or deportation, as well as replacing, extending or changing a current visa, green card or work permit. The immigration process is highly complex, with multiple hearings, paperwork and requirements. Hiring a legal expert to represent you can help you make your best effort in the process. When researching immigration lawyers, it is very important to verify their qualifications and find a reputable attorney. Read reviews and verify that the immigration lawyer is licensed by your state before paying any fees.

How do you find a good real estate lawyer?

If buying or selling property feels overwhelming and the thought of finding a good real estate lawyer seems daunting, you’re in luck. There are some simple steps to follow for finding a trustworthy, affordable real estate lawyer to help with your property and legal needs.

  • Determine what kind of real estate lawyer you need. Many states require a real estate attorney to handle sale closing documents. For more complex matters such as a real estate deal gone awry or foreclosure, you’ll want to find an attorney who has successfully handled cases like yours.  
  • Look for online reviews of real estate lawyers in your area. Verify that they have proven experience closing or winning cases like yours and that they are in good standing with the state bar association.
  • Choose two or three lawyers to interview. Many offer a free consultation to learn about your case and provide information about rates. For standard real estate closing services, in-depth interviewing might not be necessary.
  • Ask about their rates and whether they charge by the hour or provide services for a flat fee. Ask whether a retainer is required, and what the total bill should be for a case like yours.
  • Ask for a write-up of the services that will be covered by the projected costs.
  • Make sure you like the real estate agent and they treat you with respect. Confirm whether they or another person will be working on your case and make sure you’re comfortable with all members of their team.
  • Pay the retainer and hire your lawyer.  

What is a personal injury lawyer?

A personal injury lawyer fights on your behalf if you’ve been injured physically, psychologically, economically or in reputation. This injury may be the result of neglect or malicious intent of another person, or it could be at the hands of a business, government or other entity. Personal injury lawyers specialize in tort law, which is the law of civil wrongs like car accidents, company wrongdoing, unlawful imprisonment and more.

To become qualified to be a personal injury lawyer in the United States, a person must earn a bachelor’s degree, followed by a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from a law school. Most states then require the person to pass the bar exam to become licensed to practice law. Unlike many attorneys who require a retainer, personal injury lawyers often work on contingency fees. This means that in lieu of payment upfront, they receive an agreed-upon percentage of the settlement in case of a win.

What does a real estate lawyer do?

A real estate lawyer represents their client’s best interest in all matters related to the sale, purchase and ownership of real estate. They are experts in real estate law. In states that require a real estate lawyer to close home sales, the lawyer must review and finalize all documents before the deal can be legally completed. Real estate lawyers also help clients legally protect their rights when entering, exiting or renegotiating a real estate deal. You can hire a real estate lawyer as an individual or as a business. A real estate lawyer can help with negotiation, addressing mortgage fraud, managing foreclosures and bankruptcy, transfers of titles and deeds, property ownership disputes, zoning issues, creating a co-ownership contract for joint purchase of a property, and much more. Real estate lawyers can also protect you from issues that result when a known problem was not properly disclosed by the previous owner. Overall, real estate lawyers are an added cost when it comes to buying and selling property, but they also ensure your best interests are met, and that you and the people you are doing business with comply with the law.

What kind of lawyer does wills?

No one likes talking about death, but it’s better than leaving your children or siblings to sort out your estate. A clearly planned will can make the time of mourning easier for everyone. An estate attorney will develop a legal will, create trusts on your behalf, and ensure the proper execution of your estate after you pass away.  

Family attorneys and estate attorneys, also called probate and wills attorneys, can each prepare wills. The type of lawyer best suited to prepare your will depends on your situation. Most family attorneys provide services to prepare basic wills, including bequeathing property and personal items to family or naming a guardian for minor children. However, estate attorneys specialize in preparing wills in more complex situations. Consider hiring an estate attorney if you:

  • Have a large number of assets, especially those subject to estate taxes
  • Want to create a trust, such as allowing a spouse to live in your home until he or she dies and then leaving it to your children, or set up long-term care for a beneficiary
  • Have an ownership stake in a business
  • Expect someone to contest your will
  • Want to disinherit your spouse
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