What is the attorney “golden hour?” It’s the first 60 minutes after being retained by a client where we do most of the magic in the case. It’s the only opportunity we ever have in a case to make a first impression of a client like a jury does.

What is the first thing an attorney should do after being retained and why do it? Look at a real-world example of what we did after starting a “road rage” murder case and what our goals are when first getting retained.