Local Attorneys Writing Wills Risk Themselves and Appear in Person Despite COVID-19
Last updated 4/15/2020 at 11:52am
My lawyer friends who specialize in trademarks or criminal law, have had a relatively smooth switch to practicing remotely while social distancing. Some of these lawyers always work remotely, and have given up on bricks-and-mortar.
Clients, other lawyers and professionals moved from face-to-face to the telephone and Zoom. Courts are convening via teleconference, including for adoptions and first-appearance criminal hearings.
Switching to a fully remote practice is not easy or even possible for lawyers like me who focus in real property, estate planning and wills.
In Florida, certain docume...