So you were in a car collision (we don’t call them accidents at trial, because it makes them sound unavoidable, or gives the impression that it was minor), and you’ve looked online, talked to friends, interviewed lawyers on the phone, and found one you like.
What is going to happen in that first appointment? What should you bring with you to prepare? What questions should you ask? What questions will your lawyer ask you?
Things to bring (don’t worry if you don’t have all of this—bring what you have):