The Sevens Building
7777 Bonhomme Ave.
Clayton, MO 63105
|Posted on February 19, 2020 at 4:50 PM|
So you are looking to file a child custody or child support case but you do not want to hire an attorney to handle every aspect of the case because that would be cost prohibitive. For the most part you want to be hands on and handle the case yourself. However, there may be some small aspects of the case that require legal expertise. For those issues you can us "Limited Scope Representation" as an affordable option that will allow you to get what legal expertise you may need without breaking the bank. If you decide to go this route you will need to set out the parameters of representation in a limited legal services contract. The best way to do that is to set an appointment to discuss what it is that you want and need and then sign a written document evidencing exactly what it is that will be expected from the attorney. Our office can help you with those details and enter our limited appearance in your case, if that is what is outlined in the agreement. If an Entry of Limited Appearance is filed in your case and once the work outlined in the limited scope representation agreement is completed a Termination of Limited Appearance will be filed with the Court and the attorney's work in the case will end. However, an attorney is not required to file an Entry of Limited Appearance in every case. Work can be completed without an attorney ever entering their appearance in your case. If you are interested in this type of representation, please give my office a call to set an appointment. Let my assistant know that your office visit is to discuss possible "Limited Scope Representation." The phone number for The Faulstich Law Firm is 314-260-7823.