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Top 8 Qualities to Look for in a Lawyer


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Are you looking for a lawyer? Do you know what to look for in a lawyer? This slideshare will help you know what qualities every excellent lawyer has!

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Top 8 Qualities to Look for in a Lawyer

  1. 1. Top 8 Qualities to Look for in a Lawyer Do some research before you hire a lawyer!
  2. 2. 1. Experience  Make sure the lawyer you’re interested in hiring has at least a few years of experience in his particular field. The more experience he has, the better he’ll be at working through the logistics (and every aspect) of your case.
  3. 3. 2. Interpersonal skills  Great lawyers have the ability to communicate well with people and are adept at developing strong, trustworthy relationships.
  4. 4. 3. Rapport  Lawyers who are naturally personable and who genuinely seem interested in you and your situation are the best types of lawyers.
  5. 5. 4. Public speaking skills  If a lawyer does not seem at ease addressing a courtroom full of people (or any other venue full of people), he will not excel as your lawyer.
  6. 6. 5. Creativity  Excellent lawyers think outside the box and are able to find reasonable solutions when problems and unique situations arise.
  7. 7. 6. Availability  Will the lawyer be available to conference with you at your convenience, or will he only work with you when it’s convenient for him? Make sure you find a lawyer that’s willing to be available for you.
  8. 8. 7. Excellent analytical skills  The best lawyers are not only sharp, analytical thinkers, but they are also able to think quickly (and intelligently) on their feet.
  9. 9. 8. Passionate  Look for a lawyer who’s passionate about what he does. People who are passionate about their line of work always excel more.
  10. 10. Hire a Lawyer Today!  If you’ve been looking for an excellent, experienced lawyer, call Witt Law Offices today.  Our lawyers specialize in criminal defense, personal injury, divorce and family law, wills and trusts, and more.  For more information or for a free consultation, contact us today by calling 435-673-8400 or by visiting our blog. You can also visit our website  You’ll never find a firm quite like Witt Law Offices.