Commercial Lawyers - are experts in legal problems concerning the world of commerce. They can help you with business transactions or with commercial litigation.
Ask your friends - It is almost certain that someone
in your group of acquintances has needed a Commercial lawyer to help them.
Your friends can give you useful advice about who they saw, what results were
achieved and whether they liked working with this lawyer. This is a great
starting point so make a note of this lawyer's name and email
Check the Law Society database - Your local Law Society
has listings for all the Commercial Lawyers and can tell you where their offices
are, what areas of the law the lawyer practices in and whether that lawyer has
been the subject of disciplinary proceedings. This is an important background
check and if, for instance, your lawyer has had any complaints filed against
him or her then you can find out about it.
Research cases that this lawyer has appeared in - Another
fairly easy step is to go to Austlii.edu.au and do a search for the name of
your Commercial Lawyer to see what cases he or she has
appeared in. Whilst you may not want to grapple with the legal issues involved
in the case you should make sure you know who the lawyer acted for and what
the outcome was. This is a great way to determine whether or not this
particular lawyer is a WINNER!