Choosing the Right Lawyer

Once you've made the decision to hire a lawyer, the next step is to pick a specific lawyer to handle your legal matter. While each state has many lawyers to choose from, choosing the right lawyer can make the difference between a pleasant experience and a frustrating experience. FindLaw's Choosing the Right Lawyer section provides tips on interviewing and researching a lawyer. You can also find information on the different practice areas of law as well as the requirements for becoming a lawyer.