Find the right lawyer now

Civil Attorneys in Demand

Find a Local Products & Services Lawyer near You

Why Is There a Demand for Civil Attorneys?

The United States is a society of peace and law. In order to keep peace and order in an ever-changing world, people are increasingly turning to lawsuits to solve their problems.

Filing a lawsuit may be, in many cases, the only way to solve a problem. This increase in lawsuits filed, called "litigiousness," has led to a great demand for civil attorneys. Along with this, there has been a great proliferation of civil attorneys.

The Need for Civil Attorneys

This increase has been to the advantage of clients in that clients nowadays have a wide variety of attorneys specializing in numerous fields, with a wide variety of skills and expertise from which to choose. On the other hand, choosing a good civil attorney from among the thousands can be a difficult task for the average person. This is where attorney matching and referral services play a vital role.

Practice Areas of Civil Attorneys

Civil attorneys represent clients in court and also offer legal advice and advisory services for all non-criminal areas of law.

Some of the practice areas in which civil attorneys can help their clients resolve problems include:

  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Business law
  • Bankruptcy law
  • Family law
  • Employment law
  • Immigration law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Tax law

Seeking Legal Help

If you are in need of legal advice, you should consult a civil attorney who can advocate on your behalf, or provide you with legal counsel in a transactional matter.

Photo of page author Roxanne Minott

, LegalMatch Legal Writer

Last Modified: 08-30-2016 03:04 PM PDT

Law Library Disclaimer
  • No fee to present your case
  • Choose from lawyers in your area
  • A 100% confidential service
What is LegalMatch?

We've helped more than 4 million clients find the right lawyer – for free. Present your case online in minutes. LegalMatch matches you to pre-screened lawyers in your city or county based on the specifics of your case. Within 24 hours experienced local lawyers review it and evaluate if you have a solid case. If so, attorneys respond with an offer to represent you that includes a full attorney profile with details on their fee structure, background, and ratings by other LegalMatch users so you can decide if they're the right lawyer for you.