15 Tips To Find The Right Solicitor For You - 20 page report


We have prepared a 20 page Special Report providing impartial advice on how to find the right solicitor for your business, for example whether you go for a national firm or a local solicitor.

This is an Insider’s Guide written by me, a UK solicitor who has worked in the legal sector for 15 years. Here’s the contents page to give you a flavour of some of my tips:


When should you use a business lawyer?

Finding the right lawyer

# Tip 1 Where to look?

# Tip 2 What to consider?

Questions to ask

# Tip 3 Preparation for the first meeting

# Tip 4 Expertise and Experience – Honesty and straight-forwardness

# Tip 5 Costs

# Tip 6 Agree a timescale

# Tip 7 Communication

# Tip 8 Technology

# Tip 9 Risk and analysis

# Tip 10 People

# Tip 11 Lawyer’s or Law firm’s style and personality

# Tip 12 Scope of work, assistance and advice

# Tip 13 Confidentiality, legal privilege and conflicts of interest

# Tip 14 Complaints and client satisfaction

# Tip 15 Balance, perspective, perfection and the bigger picture

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DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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