Choosing an Attorney for Your Licensing Board Matter

Hiring the best attorney for your licensing board matter is a critical part of producing a positive outcome.  Below are questions that any doctor, nurse, chiropractor or other health care provider should ask a lawyer they are considering to represent them and protect their rights.

1. How many times has the attorney represented a client in a matter before the Georgia licensing board?

2. How frequently does the attorney represent clients in matters before the Georgia licensing board?

3. When was the last time that the attorney represented a client in a matter before the Georgia licensing board?

4. Has the attorney ever represented a client in an investigative interview in front of the Georgia licensing board?

5. Has the attorney ever represented a client in a hearing in front of the Georgia licensing board?

6. Has the attorney ever appealed a decision of the Georgia licensing board?

7. What kind of matters has the attorney represented clients in before the Georgia licensing board?

8. Has the attorney ever represented a client in a matter similar to mine?

9. How many times has the attorney represented a client in a similar matter before the Georgia licensing board?

10. How frequently does the attorney represent clients in similar matters before the Georgia licensing board?

11. When was the last time that the attorney represented a client in a similar matter before the Georgia licensing board?

12. How many times has the attorney represented clients in matters before the Georgia licensing board that were contested?

13. How many times has the attorney physically been before the Georgia licensing board representing clients?

14. What resources (contacts, experts, documents, etc.) does the attorney have at his disposal in representing clients before the Georgia licensing board?

15. How familiar is the attorney with the Georgia licensing board’s rules and regulations?

16. How familiar is the attorney with the Georgia licensing board’s internal process?

17. What can the attorney tell you about the types and severity of potential discipline?

18. What can the attorney tell you about the types and severity of discipline he has seen enacted based his experience in representing clients in front of the Georgia licensing board?

19. How familiar is the attorney with the implications if you receive a negative outcome from the licensing board?

20. What are the implications to your license and practice if you do not hire a capable attorney?

21. Is cost more important than quality when it concerns your license and practice?

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