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Lawyer search made easy

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Quigal is a free service available to anybody looking for a high quality, top-tier lawyer. ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 2

Published 18 Jan 2012

Here’s one with a potential double sided benefit in that it can help those people looking for a top-tier lawyer and also act as a marketing tool for those very same legal eagles. Obviously if you’re after the brains of a top-tier lawyer your requirement is unlikely to be in respect of a small family house purchase (unless it’s a mansion in Beverly Hills) or a small unpaid debt claim. In this respect the site is clearly aimed at individuals or businesses with a fairly complex legal issue who are willing to spend the going rate for proven quality.

The search function allows you to state your requirement and then get the details of up to ten lawyers that match your criteria. It’s then up to you which one you approach with the full details of your case although there is nothing stopping you approaching all of them and perhaps benefiting from a bit of an auction on fees.

According to the site these aren’t just any old lawyers and have undergone a thorough vetting process before being accepted to the panel. For a start they will have to have been in practice for at least three years and have no history of disciplinary action. On top of that they have to be suitably rated by both AVVO and Martindale Hubbel to stand any chance of getting their hands on your dollars.

The site has no involvement in the subsequent negotiations and simply provides the platform for contact and...