Skip to main content

How do I check out a law firm to insure they are legitimate?

Sacramento, CA |

What net sight can I go to, and review any problems of unfair practices or over charging?

+ Read More

Filed under: Lawsuits and disputes
Attorney answers 3

Posted

Contact the California Bar.

Posted

You can contact the California State Bar at: www.calbar.org.

To search a particular attorney by name or bar number you can go to: http://www.calbar.ca.gov/state/calbar/calbar_generic.jsp?cid=10114

Posted

The California State Bar's website allows you to look up certain information about attorneys, such as whether they are currently licensed to practice law and whether they have a public record of discipline. Go to http://www.calbar.ca.gov/state/calbar/calbar_home.jsp, and then click on "Attorney Search" to search for an attorney by name.

In addition, most reputable attorneys these days have websites. Review a prospective lawyer's website carefully, ask lots of questions during an initial consultation, and ask around to find out that attorney's reputation in the community.

Can't find what you're looking for?

Post a free question on our public forum.

Ask a Question

- or -

Search for lawyers by reviews and ratings.

Find a Lawyer