Lawyers.com is the #1 online consumer lawyer directory, used by more people than any other online lawyer directory.*
The Name Behind Lawyers.com
Lawyers.com is a free service from Martindale-Hubbell®, the authoritative resource for information on the worldwide legal profession for more than 135 years. In 2006, Lawyers.com:
The above metrics suggest visitors to Lawyers.com are intent on finding a lawyer and a 2006 LexisNexis Survey+ bears this out. According to the April 2006 survey, 70% of the visitors to Lawyers.com plan to hire an attorney they found on the site and 80% of those visitors planned to do so within a week.
The Lawyers.com Difference
Lawyers.com was designed specifically for individuals and small businesses that need an attorney or law firm and provides unique tools that make searching simple.
In addition, Lawyers.com offers its visitors
*comScore Media Metrix Data based on an annual 12-month average comparing 2005 and 2006 unique visitor traffic. LexisNexis Lawyers.com Survey, April 2006
About comScore Media Metrix
comScore Media Metrix is the industry standard for Internet audience measurement data, including details of visitation, demographics and online buying power for Web site audiences across U.S. and global markets. comScore Media Metrix, is the preferred source of Internet audience measurement for advertising agencies, publishers, marketers and financial analysts.
About LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell's Lawyers.com
Martindale-Hubbell's ® Lawyers.com (www.lawyers.com), from LexisNexis®, is the leading lawyer directory on the Web, providing consumers and small businesses access to a free database of more than 440,000 attorneys and law firms nationwide. Lawyers.com helps site visitors make a fast, informed decision when choosing a lawyer. More than one million searches per month are conducted at lawyers.com by consumers and business people in search of the right lawyer for their needs.
LexisNexis (www.lexisnexis.com) is a leading provider of information and services solutions, including its flagship Web-based Lexis ® and Nexis ® research services, to a wide range of professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets. A member of Reed Elsevier Group plc [NYSE: ENL; NYSE: RUK] (www.reed-elsevier.com), the company does business in 100 countries with 13,000 employees worldwide.
Source: comScore Media Metrix, Custom Reports December 2006
If a lawyer is Peer Review Rated (has PRR next to his / her listing) it means that his / her colleagues have recognized the lawyer for his / her legal ability, ethics, reliability, diligence and other criteria relevant to the discharge of professional responsibilities.