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What is a paralegal? How can you actually help me?
A: As of May 1, 2007 Paralegals in Ontario are regulated and governed by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Paralegals work for you, representing your best interests. Lockwood Paralegal Firm provide our clients with comparable, and more economical, representation than a lawyer. On top of that, Lockwood Paralegal Firm has expertise that is simply not taught in Law School. Paralegals are permitted to represent the public in various courts throughout Ontario. Hiring a paralegal might be your best legal option. Visit us at our Richmond Hill paralegal office in order to get a free, no-risk consultation.
Can I recover my legal fees?
A: Judges in Small Claims Court have the ability to award costs if a case (or part of a case) is heard in front of them. These total costs awarded at trial are based on the percentage of a Plaintiff's Claim. In specific circumstances double costs may be awarded to the winner.
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