How much will it cost to hire Watje & Moore?

This is an important question that concerns most people when hiring a lawyer. Money is an important topic, but we often don't want to talk about it. The following questions and answers might help you in understanding our firm's philosophy when it comes to billing.

ANSWER: That depends on the type of legal matter. Like most lawyers, we charge by the hour, and we try to estimate the cost at the beginning of any relationship.

ANSWER: No; we like to use this time to get to know you and understand the reason you need a lawyer.

ANSWER: Generally speaking, yes, and it will depend on the type of representation you need.

ANSWER: No; we consider that to be petty, and our goal is to establish trust-based, long-term relationships and goodwill with our clients. We want you to feel comfortable talking with us, and not feel that the meter is always running.