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Goodlawyer connects clients with lawyers

Professional legal advice for just $39.

Pick your lawyer, schedule your call, and get the answers you need today. Satisfaction guaranteed.

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Not sure what you need? Book a free call with our Legal Concierge.

You need legal advice that you can rely on.

You shouldn't have to worry about getting billed by the hour just to ask a lawyer a quick question, and with Goodlawyer you don't have to. Get your legal questions answered by a lawyer of your choice, all within 24 hours.

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Why book an Advice Session?

Because your situation is unique.

Advice Sessions are tailored to fit. No amount of Googling can get you legal advice that takes your unique situation into account.

Made in Canada.

Get your legal advice from local lawyers who are well-versed in the legal needs of Canadian businesses.

Pay less. Get more.

Connect with a lawyer faster and more affordably than ever, and get the advice you need from the comfort of your own home.

What's covered in an Advice Session?

Get your legal questions answered during a call with the specialized lawyer of your choice. $39 for 15-minutes — we call that affordable peace of mind.

Your Advice Session

1. Book online

Book your lawyer online in minutes. No more answering machines, emails, or waiting for callbacks. It's 2021.

2. Submit your questions in advance

Your lawyer will review them before your call so that every single minute of your Advice Session is productive.

3. Bite-sized legal advice

Get reliable answers to your immediate legal questions. No more hefty upfront retainers or surprise bills. Ever.

4. Explore your options

For most users, an Advice Session is all they need. If you need more than advice, you've already got a good lawyer at the ready.

How do Advice Sessions work?

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1. Book your appointment

Pick a time, pick a lawyer, and submit your question online.

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2. Have your scheduled call

Your lawyer will call you. If you need more time, no problem.

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3. Review your options

Get the answers you need and learn what your options are.

Goodlawyer Pros get all the advice they need

For $447 per year, Goodlawyer Pro gets you as many advice sessions as you need, 7% less service fees, plus other goodies like vetted templates, partner discounts, and a community of like-minded owners.

Book an Advice Session

The easiest way to get the legal answers you need and the peace of mind you're looking for. Satisfaction guaranteed.

Frequently asked questions

What if 15 minutes isn’t enough time?

If it looks like your call is going to take more than 15 minutes, your lawyer will let you know so that you can either extend the call or wrap the conversation up. If you’re having a productive discussion and decide to continue, it’s a flat rate of $39 per additional 15 minutes.

What if I end up needing more than advice?

Most Goodlawyer customers get the answers they need in a single Advice Session, but some situations require more than advice. If you need something bigger, like incorporation or drafting an agreement, your lawyer will give you an upfront fixed-price quote for the work. If you decide to proceed with the work, you won’t pay anything until after the work is done.

How does the guarantee work?

We guarantee that you will get high-quality legal help. Your card is not charged until after your service is done, and if you are unsatisfied with the quality of your service or your lawyer, we will refund you up to $100. Simply contact us at [email protected] to initiate the refund process with our customer success team.

Do I need a lawyer in my province?

For most business law questions the answer is “no”. For employment and commercial tenancy related issues, it’s best to speak to a lawyer who has experience in your province. Goodlawyer has lawyers all over Canada with diverse experiences and specializations. If your lawyer doesn’t think they can answer your question due to a provincial issue, Goodlawyer will find another Good Lawyer who can help you.

What about free consultations?

Generally speaking, Free Consultations are just sales meetings for law firms. They assess your situation and try to find which services they can sell you on an expensive upfront retainer instead of answering your quick questions. Advice Sessions are different because the lawyers have a duty to provide real answers under the limited scope retainer. See how we compare against the traditional law firm.

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