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Lead Counsel Verified for Attorneys

Lead Counsel Verification

  • Professional Experience
  • Spotless Record

The Lead Counsel Verification was developed in order to provide a simple and reliable tool consumers and businesses can use to evaluate an attorney’s ability and credibility. Many Lead Counsel Verified attorneys hold official positions in renowned legal organizations and occupy positions on established professional boards. Additionally, many have won awards, authored articles and books, been recognized by their Bar Associations, and have played, and continue to play, important roles in their communities.

Why Lead Counsel?

In order to earn the Lead Counsel Verification, an attorney must demonstrate significant legal experience in the area of law verification is being sought. This is a key component in the screening process.

The Lead Counsel Review and Support Team rates every prospective attorney’s application. Additionally, we check every applicant’s state bar to make sure the applicant has never been disciplined for unethical behavior.

The Lead Counsel Verification process is taken seriously and relies on attorney applicants and attorney peers to do the same. Furthermore, all verified attorneys must pledge to the Client Commitment Declaration detailed below.

Commitment Declaration

Lead Counsel attorneys pledge to maintain the following service standards:

  • To treat clients with respect and courtesy.
  • To promptly return clients’ phone calls, emails and other correspondence.
  • To discuss clients’ objectives and strategies for representation.
  • To thoroughly explain to clients their rights and legal obligations.
  • To represent clients competently and diligently.
  • To keep clients informed and provide clients with copies of all pleadings, correspondence, and case-related materials, if so requested.
  • To treat clients’ information with the utmost confidentiality, handle client matters with the highest degree of ethical conduct and always comply with the Rules of Professional Conduct.
  • To charge a reasonable fee and explain in advance how the fee will be computed and billed.
  • To remain in good standing with any bar association in any jurisdiction in which they are admitted to practice.
  • To stay current in the practice area for which they are Lead Counsel Verified by taking relevant continuing education courses as required by their state bar association.

Verification Process

If you would like to get started with the verification process, please complete the application. Once we receive your completed application, our team will review it and you should hear from us about the status of your application, whether an approval or denial, within 48 business hours.

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