Per Diem Attorney Services FAQ

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Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Instant Per Diem Attorneys

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Hi, this is Cesar Zuniga, Esq. from Instant Per Diem Attorneys. Welcome to Instant Per Diem Attorneys’ FAQ page!¬†


We’re here to answer your questions and make your per diem services journey smooth and stress-free. Whether you’re a law firm client or a freelancer looking to join our team, we are here to help!


Feel free to message us or email us with any questions you may have.

All users can visit our free resources page, where you can find Judge’s information, part rules, free downloads and proprietary calculators powered by Instant Per Diem Attorneys.¬†


Per Diem Client FAQs

A per diem attorney is a freelance lawyer who steps in to handle court appearances and other legal tasks on behalf of another attorney or law firm. Per Diem Attorneys are also called Appearance Attorneys or Coverage Counsel in different parts of the country. Think of them as your reliable legal pinch-hitter!


We believe in making your life easier and making it easy to order. Simply reach out to Instant Per Diem Attorneys via email, phone/text or on our app … share the details of your case, and we’ll match¬†you with an available attorney. Easy peasy!


Other companies worry more about making their lives easier … not necessarily yours. We take a client centric approach and make is easy and convenient for you to order per diem coverage in an instant.¬†


Our per diem attorneys are versatile! They can manage civil, criminal, family, and administrative cases, among others. If you have a legal need, our per diem lawyers can help.


Absolutely! When joining us, per diem attorneys are vetted to ensure they are fully licensed and qualified to practice law in their
respective jurisdictions. You’re in safe hands.


Flexibility, cost savings, specialized expertise, and efficient caseload management are just a¬†few perks. It’s like having a legal superhero on standby!


Yes, indeed! Our attorneys can represent you in court for routine appearances, ensuring your clients receive uninterrupted legal representation. Our per diem services are only available to licensed attorneys and law firms. 


Just give us the case details, court dates, necessary documents, and any specific instructions.¬†We’ll take it from there!


Don’t worry! We manage scheduling conflicts by ensuring that an available and qualified¬†attorney is assigned to your case. We’ve got your back.


While advance notice is ideal, we can often accommodate requests made by 4 pm the day before the appearance and even same-day requests when possible.


Our attorneys can contact you via phone or text for real-time questions and updates, ensuring everything runs smoothly.


We strive for consistency and will do our best to assign the same attorney to your recurring cases whenever possible.


Detailed reports are typically emailed within one business day and are also accessible through our online app. 


Payment can be made through our online app or directly with our staff. 


Absolutely! Our online app provides real-time tracking and notifications, so you’re always in
the loop.


Yes, our attorneys are well-versed in virtual court appearances and can manage all technical
aspects to ensure everything goes smoothly.


We understand that emergencies happen. We offer expedited services for emergency or last-minute requests, subject to attorney availability.


Yes, detailed reports are provided after each court appearance, summarizing the proceedings and outcomes. These reports are emailed to you and are available through our online app.


Other companies pay their per diem attorneys as little as possible. The end product speaks for itself. Now there is a better way. We believe in taking an opposite approach and making sure our per diems are incentivized and motivated to respond appropriately and to treat your case with the care it deserves.  


Our founder, Cesar Zuniga, has over 15 years of experience in the industry and he previously owned a company that still bears his last name. During his career, he has appeared on thousands of court appearances and depositions for law firm clients.


Cesar continues to innovate in the industry and is committed to helping law firms and attorneys “free themselves” and “grow their practice”.


Cesar considers it important to stay abreast of the happenings in each venue and still appears in court for clients on a regular basis  Рunlike others who have not stepped into a courthouse in decades.


Instant Per Diem Attorneys believe in providing the best possible service for our clients. 


Freelancer Per Diem Attorney FAQs

Apply through our website by submitting your resume, credentials, and areas of expertise.¬†We’re always looking for talented attorneys to join our team.


You must be a licensed attorney in good standing with experience in relevant areas of law and a strong professional record. Attorneys seeking supplemental income are preferred. Attorneys who are tech savvy and responsive are ideal.


Assignments include court appearances, depositions, legal research, drafting motions, and trial support. Variety is the spice of life!


Our online app matches your availability and expertise with client needs, making scheduling a breeze. 


Compensation is based on various factors such as the date, time of day, location, court, nature of case along with the supply and availability of freelancers. We are pleased to say that we have the highest payouts in the industry. We also have the fastest payouts in the industry Рwithin 3-5 business days after you submit your report. 


Yes, you have the flexibility to accept or decline assignments based on your availability and interest. No undue pressure forcing you to take on an assignment. 


We provide administrative support, case management tools, and access to resources to help you succeed.


Contact our support team immediately for guidance and assistance. We’re here to help!


Maintain open communication, calendar your assignments, provide high-quality work, and adhere to ethical and professional standards. 


You can contact our support team or the hiring attorney for real-time assistance and support. We encourage proactive communication.


We offer resources and support for ongoing professional development and networking opportunities.


Payment is processed through our platform, with established terms and conditions for timely¬†compensation. We provide the fastest payouts in the industry – 3-5 business days (not 45-60 days like the other guys). ¬†We don’t hold your money to earn interest off your earnings.¬†


Our online portal helps you manage multiple assignments by providing a centralized platform for tracking and updating your tasks. Access case details, communicate with clients, and submit reports all in one place.


Other companies in the industry use complicated payout structures that are difficult to understand. Most services will make it difficult to ascertain how much they will pay you. They encourage you to take on as many assignments as possible with little to show for it. The point is to pay you as little as possible and to keep your earnings in their bank account for as long as possible. Now, there’s a better way.


With other companies, good performance does not necessarily lead to more assignments for you. There are secretarial gatekeepers, cattiness, favoritism and office politicking hoops you must jump through. You must kiss the ring of the powers that be to make a living. Assignments are not given out equally and if you decline an appearance or don’t succumb to the pressure of accepting a nightmare assignment … your journey will be short lived. ¬†Now there is a better way.¬†


Join Our Per Diem Attorney Network: Become a Freelancer

At Instant Per Diem Attorneys, we understand the unique challenges you face in your practice and strive to provide the support you need to thrive in a competitive legal landscape. From commanding court appearances to expert deposition strategies, navigating independent medical examinations to streamlining document management, per diem attorneys are dedicated to empowering your firm for success. Discover how our per diem attorney services can elevate your firm’s capabilities, enhance client representation, and unlock new opportunities. Contact us today to explore the possibilities for your practice.


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