Before hiring an attorney, it is wise to check if anyone filed a grievance against them. Click on the links below to go to your state bar association website. These associations record and handle complaints. Once on the site, search for links saying “For The Public”, “Public” or something similar. Most sites will let you search specific attorneys for grievances filed, how to file a complaint, search for attorney by name or registration number and lawyer referral services.
District of Columbia
*There are additional state bar associations serving the Puerto Rican population. One such association is the Puerto Rican Bar Association in Florida.