How to pick the best legal representation for you

When looking for the best lawyers for family law, personal injury, wills and probate, and elder or criminal law, 81 percent of the participants in a recent poll said the most important aspect was an attorney’s or law firm’s years of experience. Price rates and fee structures came next with 76 percent of participants. To find the best lawyers in the Highland Lakes, including Burnet, Marble Falls, Horseshoe Bay, Kingsland, and Llano, the place to begin your research is in the Highland Lakes Legal Guide.

This online guide includes all the attorneys listed in The Picayune Business Directory with an added bonus: is an interactive research tool that helps you compile a digital list of the attorneys you want to further investigate.

Narrow your list of attorneys by first determining your legal needs. For example: If you are faced with divorce, click on “Family Law.” If you are suffering an injury from a car accident, click on “Personal Injury.” You’ll see a list of the best lawyers in the Highland Lakes in each of those categories. From there, choose the ones nearest you and start calling. You’ll find lawyers with extensive experience in wills and probate, criminal, personal injury, military, elder law, and more.

A fully mobile site, makes it easy to save your research. All you have to do is touch the small heart on the page to save a list of favorites. Want to make a call right away? Touch the phone number, and it’s done! The attorney’s website is also at your fingertips. Touch the map icon, and you get instant directions to the attorney’s location.

Once you’ve narrowed your list of lawyers, write out the questions you want to ask them. Remember: All you have to do to call is touch the phone number. You’re on your way to finding the best attorney in the Highland Lakes to suit your immediate needs, all on