If an attorney contacts you in writing just after you have had an accident, beware. If you are contacted "cold," it should be for the sole purpose of providing you free information that you can study in your own home, on your own time. Attorneys should not take advantage of your vulnerable state in order to solicit your case. Beware of these lawyers, make sure you do your research before you give your case to an attorney. You need to make sure that the person you hire is qualified for the job.
The first thing you need to do is make sure that your attorney is board certified, here are some tips on how to find out whether or not an attorney is board certified:
Dont be pressured into hiring an attorney. Some attorneys will contact you with the sole purpose of soliciting your case. Make sure you make an educted decision in order to have the best attorney for your case.