Every attorney and law firm knows what they do, and some will even describe how they do it. But very few describe why they do what they do.
North Carolina attorneys are getting a glimpse of what the future holds due to recent events happening right here in our state. Avvo is offering limited legal services to consumers online. Legal Zoom filed a 10.5-million-dollar antitrust lawsuit against the North Carolina State Bar which was settled last year. Part of the consent order that resulted from that lawsuit requires both parties to “mutually support and use best efforts” to pass House Bill 436. HB436 will further define the “practice of law.”