Avvo Advisor is a service that connects you with an experienced, top-reviewed lawyer over the phone. It’s a 15-minute advice session for an affordable fixed fee of $39. You can access Avvo Advisor on the web or download the free Avvo Advisor app for iOS® devices at the App Store on iTunes®. You can also buy a 15-minute advice session with a specific lawyer, directly from their Avvo profile.
If you want to talk to an experienced, vetted lawyer within 15 minutes:
If you want to talk to a specific lawyer within 24 hours:
During your 15-minute Avvo Advisor session, you may discuss a specific incident, question, contract, or a specific section of a document. This session does not include document drafting or any other discrete legal services. This session is exclusively for legal advice. If you’d like, you can always follow up with your lawyer to inquire about additional services if necessary.
You have the option to attach a photo or one-page document (PDF) when you check out. If you want to discuss a specific section of a document, a photo of the document can help provide context. You can also share a photo of an object such as a speeding ticket, building damage at a rental property, or anything else that provides context for your legal situation.
The price of an Avvo Advisor session is $39--no hidden fees or strings attached. If you’re not completely satisfied with your session, we’ll give you a refund.
Avvo Advisor connects you with a highly reviewed attorney who is experienced in your topic area and licensed to practice in your state. All Advisor attorneys must maintain an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars across all of their Advisor client reviews. We do not currently support the selection of lawyers by city. If you purchase a 15-minute advice session from a lawyer's Avvo profile, you will speak to that lawyer.
A single Avvo Advisor session is 15 minutes long. For most people, this is more than enough time to discuss an issue or event and get a clear path forward.
If you purchase an advice session through Avvo Advisor, your lawyer will call you within 15 minutes. The average wait time is 8 minutes.
If you purchase an advice session with a specific attorney from their Avvo profile, the lawyer will call you within 24 hours.
Yes, you may choose a specific attorney through Avvo Advisor or through an attorney's Avvo profile. When you choose to speak with a specific attorney, you will get a call within 24 hours.
Yes. Avvo Advisor is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If no lawyer is available to take your call, you will be refunded automatically.
Currently, Avvo Advisor is available in the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, New Jersey, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. We will be expanding to other states soon. Please note: you must have a United States phone number to use Avvo Advisor.
All of our attorneys are rated 4 stars or higher and are licensed to practice anywhere in your state. We do not currently support selecting lawyers by city through Avvo Advisor.
You can ask about a specific situation, process, document or form, or about the meaning of specific terms or phrases. You can ask for advice, strategic coaching, or insight into possible outcomes.
Avvo Advisor connects you with an attorney who has experience with legal issues in your topic area. If the attorney does not have the right knowledge to answer your questions, we’ll issue you a full refund.
You can expect to get clarity and guidance on your issue, validation on your approach, and a roadmap and general timeline to resolution. Here are some common goals that people bring to their Avvo Advisor sessions:
You may post preliminary questions about whether you need to speak with an attorney in Avvo’s free legal Q&A Forum. Most questions receive answers from attorneys within 24 hours.
No. However, depending on the scope and nature of your legal situation, you may not be able to resolve all of your legal questions during your call.
Here are a couple of reasons:
Avvo Advisor offers on-demand advice. It’s the perfect—and private—solution if you would like to speak to an experienced attorney right away.
If you purchase an advice session through Avvo Advisor and do not receive a phone call within 15 minutes, you will get a full refund.
If you purchase an advice session with a specific attorney from their Avvo profile and do not receive a phone call within 24 hours, you will get a full refund.
We charge a flat fee for 15 minutes, whether or not you use the entire time. You are free to ask as many legal questions during your session as you like. There are no other pricing options available at this time.
You are under no obligation to use the attorney’s services beyond this period. However, if you wish to hire this attorney for continued legal advice, you are free to do so.
We have a 100% money-back guarantee. We will refund your money if you do not get the answers you need.
We guarantee that an attorney will call you for a 15-minute phone session. We authorize your credit card, but we do not charge it until you receive a call. We will gladly refund the charge if you are not 100% satisfied with the advice session.
Depending on your credit/debit card provider, you will see the funds returned to you within 1-3 business days of your refund request.