It can be tempting to try to save money with a lawyer and use the cheapest one that you can find. This might feel like the best idea, especially if you do not have that much money to spend.
With most things, you get what you pay for. This means that if you do not spend that much money, then you will not get such good quality than if you pay more. However, there are some cases where you are overcharged and do not get good value for money. This means that you need to work out who will offer you the best service for what they are charging.
This can be difficult to work out, if you have never used their service before. You will have to rely on other people to help. You will get a certain amount from their website and maybe even some customer testimonials, however, you will need more than this. It is good if you can talk to other people who have used a lawyer to find out their experiences. They should be able to tell you what to look out in a bad and good lawyer and what information to check with them. They may even be able to recommend one to you or to tell you who to avoid.
You might also be able to find information online on message boards or forums or perhaps review sites. This is more likely if you go with a bigger company, but it is always worth checking anyway.
Make sure you speak to the lawyer and find out what they are like to talk to as you will need to be able to communicate well and trust them. It is no good paying a low amount for someone that you have no confidence in and cannot communicate with.