Prior, Daniel & Wiltshire, LLC (“PDW”) utilizes the following policies with regard to Client Relationships and Communications.
Engagement. Client relationships are established only by an engagement letter or by other express agreement executed or acknowledged by a principal of PDW. Without an engagement, we will take no action on your matter.
Contents of Website. Materials contained in this World Wide Web site (Website) are provided for informational purposes only, do not constitute legal advice, do not necessarily reflect the opinions of PDW or any of its lawyers or clients, and are not guaranteed to be complete, correct, or up-to-date. The information contained in this site is general in nature and may not apply to particular factual or legal circumstances. This Website is not intended to create a lawyer-client relationship between you and PDW. You should not act or rely on information in this Website without seeking the advice of a lawyer. We would be pleased to communicate with you concerning legal matters, but we cannot do so until we first know that doing so would not create a conflict of interest. If you are interested in having PDW represent you in a legal matter, the best way to initiate possible representation is to contact the firm at one of its offices. We will arrange to have you go through our conflict of interest procedures and following that put you directly in touch with the lawyer and practice team best suited to handle the matter. You may also communicate with PDW by e-mail through the links located in the “Contact Us” section of this Website. If you communicate with us through this Website, by e-mail or otherwise concerning a legal matter for which we do not already represent you, your communication may not be treated as privileged or confidential. If you email us concerning matters for which we already represent you, please be advised that internet email is not always secure, and thus you should avoid sending confidential messages.
PDW makes no representations or warranties with respect to any information, materials, or graphics in this Website, all of which is provided on the strictly as-is basis, without warranty of any kind. This Website contains links to other resources on the Internet. Those links are provided as citations and aids to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest, and are not intended to state or imply that PDW sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trade name, registered trademark, logo, legal or official seal, or copyrighted symbol that may be reflected therein.
Hiring a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon written information about our qualifications and experience. PDW has endeavored to comply with all known legal and ethical requirements in compiling this Website. In some jurisdictions, this Website may be considered advertising. PDW does not desire to represent clients based upon their review of portions of this Website that may not comply with legal or ethical requirements.
To the extent the State Bar Rules of a jurisdiction require us to designate a principal office and/or a single lawyer responsible for this Website, PDW designates its office in Athens, Georgia, USA as its principal office and designates Michael C. Daniel as the lawyer responsible for this Website.
Electronic Communications Disclaimer. PDW participates in various forms of electronic media including social media. To avoid the unnecessary data formation in the various forms of electronic communications, PDW incorporates the following disclaimer into all electronic communication, including Facebook communications, electronic mail, and short message service (“Text”):
Confidentiality Notice: Any communication should be treated as being provided on behalf of PDW, and is intended exclusively for the individual or entity to which it is addressed. If the communication is delivered in error to one other than a PDW client, or if you are the addressee in error, the recipient is not authorized to read, print, retain copy or disseminate this message or any part of it. We ask that the recipient of any communication received in error, please notify the sender immediately by email or telephone at 706-543-0002, and delete all copies of the communication. Your cooperation in this regard is greatly appreciated.
IRS Circular 230 Disclosure: The disclaimer applies to all communications by PDW. Under U.S. Treasury regulations, we are required to inform the recipient of any communication that any tax advice contained in the communication is not intended to be used, and cannot be used, to avoid penalties imposed under the Internal Revenue Code.
Disclaimer: Only persons who are direct addressees of PDW and who have established a client relationship with PDW are entitled to rely on the legal advice provided in any communication by PDW. Client relationships are established only by an engagement letter or by other express agreement executed or acknowledged by a principal of PDW. Without an engagement, we will take no action on your matter.
PAYMENT SECURITY WARNING: YOU SHOULD CONFIRM THAT YOU RECEIVED WIRE OR PAYMENT (PAYMENT) INSTRUCTIONS FROM THIS LAW FIRM, PRIOR TO INITIATING A PAYMENT TO THIS LAW FIRM. WE RECOMMEND YOU TELEPHONE THIS FIRM AND MAKE INQUIRY OF THE PURPORTED SENDER OF ANY EMAILED, FAXED OR VERBAL PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS AND VERIFY THAT SUCH INSTRUCTIONS WERE INDEED AUTHORIZED BY THIS LAW FIRM, AND NOT A THIRD PARTY ATTEMPTING TO UNLAWFULLY UTILIZE OUR LAW FIRM’S EMAIL ACCOUNT, FAX ACCOUNT OR IDENTITY FOR THE PURPOSE OF ILLEGALLY DIVERTING YOUR MONEY.