What is Resourceful Advocacy?
One of the core values of the Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC is to provide clients with what is referred to as “resourceful advocacy.” An attorney who is a resourceful advocate is one who is creative, practical, and effective when it comes to solving complex legal and non-legal problems. Some may think of resourceful advocacy as the combined use of outside-the-box thinking and the acceptance of real-world limitations. Another way of describing resourceful advocacy is that it involves taking a great idea and making it even better or applicable to solving a different problem than originally intended.
How Does the Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC Provide Resourceful Advocacy?
The Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC provides clients with resourceful advocacy both in and out of the courtroom. Below are some specific examples of how the Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC provides resourceful advocacy.
- Aggressive and Zealous Plea Negotiations. In many cases, the Defense Attorney and the Assistant State’s Attorney engage in negotiations in an attempt to resolve a case without a trial. Rest assured, Stephen will aggressively and zealously fight on your behalf to get you the best possible negotiated option.
- Preparation. At the Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC, every case is meticulously prepared as if it were going to go to trial.
- Zealous Trial Advocacy. When all efforts to resolve a case without a trial fail, clients need and deserve an attorney who knows how to take command of the courtroom and aggressively litigate on behalf of the client.
- Use of Technology. The Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC believes in the power of technology when it comes to making persuasive arguments in the courtroom. The Law Office of Stephen P. Shepard, LLC uses the latest technology that includes a laptop computer, Apple iPad and iPhone, an LED portable projector, and portable audio speakers.