How should one go about hiring a lawyer -- What traits and experience should one look for?

Denton, TX trial attorney Grace Weatherly talks about what people should know when looking to hire a lawyer.

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Transcript:

I think personal references are a great source of referral for attorneys. Most of our clients come from other attorney references. But in Texas, we have the advantage of a board certification process so you don’t really have to guess if you’re looking for someone to handle an injury case. Those lawyers who are board certified in personal injury by our state bar have shown that they have the skills, the expertise, they’ve taken an examination, and they’ve reported on a sufficient number of cases to bear that board certification. So certainly, in Texas if you’re looking for an injury attorney I would recommend looking for someone who’s board certified.