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Get it in writing for law a la carte

Thursday, August 13, 2015 @ 8:00 PM | By Geoff Kirbyson

When is a law firm like a steak house?

When the menu is a la carte, of course.

Limited-scope representation, or the unbundling of legal services, is following the trend in other industries, whether it’s hospitality or financial services, where consumers can pick and choose what they’d like to pay for.

But just like getting your steak with the baked potato and without the salad when you wanted it the other way around, problems can arise in the legal profession if there are communication breakdowns....