Going to court can be a stressful affair. To help ease you through the process and retain sanity, we've compiled a list of top five court tips that helps you to win the case easily.
1. BE HONEST!
Honesty is the most important thing that a lawyer should have. So be honest and admit something that weakens your case rather than hides it. When you are trying to hide something it will get worse and creates some bad impression.
2. LOOK THE PART!
Courts including General District Courts/Small Claims Courts have a formal setting nature. So always being formal wear nice and clean clothes, Address the court in a formal manner and keep courtesy when connecting with other people in the court room.
3. WORK WITH YOUR ATTORNEY!
Always work as a team, client and a lawyer formulate a team. It is the responsibility of a lawyer to organize and present the case in court but a client should keep in mind that it is your case. If you are communicating with your lawyer properly and work as a team then the effectiveness of the presentation by the lawyer will automatically increase.
4. BE CONFIDENT!
A court is a place where the amount of stress is large especially when we stand before a judge or a jury even if you are experienced in it. Being judged is an uncomfortable feeling. When you display calm and confidence, it helps the people judging you believe in your case as well. So aways being confident
Want to take the risk out of the trial? Settle your case for a reasonable amount. Mediating your dispute in a private, confidential setting is a great way to ensure that you don't walk away with anything.