If you need an attorney, making sure you select the right one can be the difference between a positive outcome or a negative one. Here are a few tips to follow when selecting a lawyer:
1. Ask People You Know for Recommendations
A personal recommendation is always the best place to start. It doesn’t mean you should automatically go with the first name you hear, but you can build a good short list for further investigation. You can always ask friends and family. If the matter is business related, you might also want to ask some trusted professional colleagues.
If the attorney is busy, and the best ones always are, having a personal...