It is important that you understand from the outset what you should and should not expect from your lawyer. This is something to discuss at the outset and throughout the course of your client-lawyer relationship. It is also valuable to know ahead of time what types of requests will be made of you as a client.
Here are some things to expect from a lawyer:
The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems is an initiative of Vermont Law School, and this toolkit provides general legal information for educational purposes only. It is not meant to substitute, and should not be relied upon, for legal advice. Each farmer’s circumstances are unique, state laws vary, and the information contained herein is specific to the time of publication. Accordingly, for legal advice, please consult an attorney licensed in your state.