Hire an Attorney? Handle it myself?
Sometimes it is easy to know if you need an attorney. Whether the issue is family law, contract dispute, personal injury, real estate, or any other area of law. The key to know if you need an attorney is determining the importance of the issue.
If your issue involves small monetary figures or simple issues, it may be wise to represent yourself. On the other hand, if the issue involves substantial money, complex legal issues and knowledge. you may consider speaking with an attorney.
If you cut your hand, you may be able to bandage it yourself. But if you break your arm, you most likely won’t be able to fix that yourself. In regards to legal representation, if the issue is serious, you will likely need to see an attorney for the best possible result.