Choosing which attorney to hire is a big decision.
Before hiring an attorney, you need to make sure you verify the lawyer’s background and experience. Search for the attorney’s name and the name of their law firm to see if you can find examples of their experience.
Questions to Ask the Lawyer
Ask them questions about whether they have handled matters similar to the legal issue you are having. You can find some questions to ask the attorney here.
Verify Complaints Against the Lawyer
You can check that state’s bar website to see if the lawyer has complaints from clients on file or if they have been disciplined.