When You Need a Lawyer

Looking for a Lawyer

Most people don't have a "regular" lawyer, in the sense that they have one or more doctors that they see at least annually. So how do you find the lawyer who's right for you? Where do you turn for recommendations?

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Where should I start to look for a lawyer?

What about a local referral service?

How do I go about choosing a lawyer?

Are there any practical considerations to keep in mind when choosing a lawyer?

I may want to hire a lawyer, but I do not have much money. Where can I find low-cost legal help?

I have been accused of a crime, and I cannot afford a lawyer. What can I do?


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