ISBN 9788170949374,How to Choose a Lawyer-and Win Your Case

How to Choose a Lawyer-and Win Your Case


Rajesh Talwar


Orient Paperbacks



Orient Paperbacks

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9788170949374

ISBN-10 8170949378


Number of Pages 152 Pages
Language (English)

Academic And Professional

How to choose a lawyer - and win your case.

If you wish to win a legal case, a part of the story is about engaging the right lawyer and handling him well. This book explains in an easy-to-understand style how to choose the right lawyer and how to improve the odds of winning your case
When to file a case and when not to do so
What does winning a case really mean
When not filing a case can be 'winning' a case
When compromising with the other side is a win-win case
How you can help your lawyer win your case
What to look for in a lawyer - and how to find one
How best to utilize your lawyer's skills - and how much to pay him
What you can expect from your lawyer - and what you shouldn't
Professional rules of conduct every lawyer is bound to adhere to
A lawyer's duties to his clients
How to avoid unscrupulous lawyers.
Simply written and with examples of some high-profile contemporary cases, this book will be a big help for anyone caught up in litigation.

About the Author

Rajesh Talwar studied negotiation at Harvard, human rights law at Nottingham and law and economics at Delhi University. He has worked for the United Nations on legal and justice-related issues in Somalia, Liberia, Kosovo, Afghanistan and Timor-Leste. Prior to working for the UN, he practiced law and taught law at Delhi University and Jamia Millia Islamia. Most recently he has written making your own will (Vision books, 2013) and courting injustice - the Nirbhaya case and its aftermath (Hay house, 2013).