Previously: We hear rousing applause from the public at the news that lawyers are finally being called to task over their astronomical bills. The fundamental Right to Justice afforded to all, courtesy of our Constitution, means that the legal profession is constitutionally bound to temper fees. But let us put this into perspective, lest we find law offices around the country facing a stampede of potential clients expecting discounted rates. Even when tempered, legal fees are still high. But if you play your cards right, they can often be avoided altogether.