When an accident has happened and you need legal help, the last thing you want to do is hire the wrong lawyer. You lead a busy life and you don’t have time to figure what really matters when choosing an advocate. Don’t get fooled. Here’s your checklist to hire the best:

–Personalized Service: great lawyers and law firms actually listen. They understand your case and its needs.

–Attention to Detail: great lawyers do a truly thorough review of your case to understand who is liable for your injuries and how to get the best settlement.

–Expertise: they have deep experience and understanding of personal injury law, how to succeed in the courtroom. Ideally, they also have a medical background or experience.

–Financial Independence: the firm has the wherewithal to take on your case no matter what the size.

So, if the worst happens and you or a family member is injured, make sure your attorney checks the “what makes a lawyer great” boxes, and you’ll be in good hands.