LRS Rules: I hereby acknowledge that I have reviewed the LRS Statement of Standards and Rules. I agree to comply with the Rules and affirm that the statements and information on file with the LRS are true and complete.
Competence: I hereby certify that in accordance with section X of the LRS Statement of Standards, I am competent and experienced in the referral areas selected on the application. I agree to hold the Franklin County Bar Association harmless from any and all claims arising out of representation of clients referred by LRS.
Insurance: I acknowledge that I am required to carry and therefore do carry minimum Professional Liability coverage of $100,000/$300,000. A copy of the current declaration page, with expiration date, has been submitted with the LRS application. I further agree to notify LRS immediately if this policy is terminated or coverage is reduced during the period of the LRS application.
Disciplinary Action: I acknowledge that I am a member in good standing of the Bar. I have never been disciplined by the Board of Bar Overseers or any other disciplinary authority in this or other jurisdiction. I have complied with the registration requirements of the Board of Bar Overseers. If there has been such discipline, a letter is submitted with my application.
Fees: I will abide by SJC Rule 3:07 on the use of written fee agreements. (Please see section 4.3 d. of the Statement of Standards regarding resolutions of fee disputes.) I will speak with each referred party either by phone or in person to determine whether I will take the case and, if so, what my fee will be, how I will bill for my services, and what the scope of my representation will be.
Dues: I have remitted my $40 non-refundable Lawyer Referral Service dues.
Referral Fee: I acknowledge an obligation to remit to the LRS ten percent (10%) of the total collected fees for cases $100 and over which will be sent within thirty (30) days of client payment.
Reporting: I acknowledge that I must return all report forms as requested.
-If applying for the first time, please also send a resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.