COVID-19 Update: How We Are Serving and Protecting Our Clients
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COVID-19 Update: How We Are Serving and Protecting Our Clients

We are closely tracking the rapidly evolving public health and community concerns related to the new coronavirus or COVID-19. Rest assured that we are taking all available steps to remain accessible to our clients as we continue to act in accordance with their best interests during this difficult time.

Please see below for answers to some frequently asked questions, and feel free to reach out to us any time at sbrooks@nflmg.org or (949)769-7040 for assistance with your legal matter.

Is your office currently open during normal business hours?

Our office is currently open during our normal business hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. However, we are working primarily remotely, and will not be scheduling in-office meetings until this crisis is over.

When and how can I contact you?

You may contact our office by telephone (949)769-7040 or by email sbrooks@nflmg.org.

What video chat platforms do you offer for clients?

We offer Zoom video conferencing.

How can I get updates on the status of my case?

We will continue to regularly update you with regard to the status of your case. If you want to initiate the inquiry, please just call us. We are still available to you, even though the office and court dynamics have changed.

Courts still open in my area?

In Orange County, the courts are closed to the public at least until April 24th, and it is subject to change.

Will scheduled depositions, mediation, arbitration, or settlement negotiations occur as planned?

Anything that requires a face to face meeting will be re-scheduled. Settlement negotiations will still proceed as planned since they take place by email, fax, phone and text.

Again, please feel free to reach out to us with questions at any time, and see the following links below for CDC, state, and/or local updates regarding public health orders, court operations, and other information.

CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/