ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Types Of Lawyers

Updated on November 6, 2008

Searching For Certain Types Of Lawyers

When you find yourself in need of a lawyer, the chances of finding one are pretty good. In fact, all you have to do is look in the phone book under lawyers and you'll likely see page after page just dedicated to various lawyers and attorneys. However, not all lawyers are created equal, not just in terms of their education or background but because there are many different types of lawyers. For instance, there are dept settlement lawyers, divorce lawyers, accident lawyers and many more. When you are searching out a lawyer, you want to make sure that the lawyer you choose handles your type of case.

Where To Look For Certain Types Of Lawyers

The best way to look for the types of lawyers that you are in need of is to search the internet. The internet is full of information regarding your type of case but it’s also a great way to find different types of lawyers. All you have to do is use your favorite search engine, type in your city and list the types of lawyers you're looking for. For instance, if you've just been involved in a car accident and you live in Houston, Texas, all you have to do is type accident lawyers in Houston, Texas. Of course, some cities are bigger than others, so you may need to reduce your search using your zip code, but there are certainly the types of lawyers you need right in your hometown.

When you seek out the types of lawyers you need, you will still probably be faced with many names. Reducing that list is going to take some work. If you have the time, call each lawyer that you've found and ask them questions pertaining to your case. Ask about previous cases and if they can, and are willing to, take your case. By doing this, you should be able to reduce your list of the type of lawyer you need to just one or two. By then, you should have a good idea of how to gauge a good lawyer.

There are so many types of lawyers that it can be hard to discern between the good ones and the ones who are just in it for the money. If you aren't sure if the types of lawyers you've found are good, ask around, ask for referrals and interview that lawyer as best you can. A lawyer is someone you want to be able to trust with your case, and with your livelihood, no matter what type of lawyer you happen to be dealing with.

Best books on "laywers"

You might also be interested in "The law of..."

Like this "Types Of Lawyers" lens or my "Different Types of Lawyers" blog? Want to share your feedback about it, or just give a thumbs up? Be the first to submit a blurb...or just put your Lawyer related link below (and please use a target="_blank" tag within your link so it opens in a new window, thanks!)

Want To Know Some Squidoo Secrets Too?

How much can you learn about Squidoo in one hour?

Find Out Now...

Additional Resources

For those who haven't found what they were looking for...

Please Post Those Comments About "Types Of Lawyers" Here - We'd love to hear from you...

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • vkumar05 profile image

      vkumar05 5 years ago

      A very useful Lens. Thanks for sharing.

    • profile image

      anandmistry 8 years ago

      This is really nice lens on types of lawyers. I ever heard about credit card processing lawyers & visited one website. What you think about it?

    • profile image

      anonymous 8 years ago

      Very informative lens – 5*. Feel free to visit my new lens Mineral Makeup Is Good For Acne

    • profile image

      elrhino 9 years ago

      Thanks for the very useful information! Five stars for you.

    • profile image

      ShortSaleRealtor 9 years ago

      great info 5 stars 4 u

    • profile image

      anonymous 10 years ago

      You have a nice legal site.

      attorney at law

    • profile image

      MrHelp 10 years ago


      Did you get my message about doing a squidoo link exchange?

      Check it out here:

    • profile image

      MrHelp 10 years ago

      Hey Great lens! Would you be interested in doing a link exchange. Check out my site!

      Thanks a lot, and hope to hear from you soon!