Survey: ‘Find a Lawyer’ Sites Not Rating Well
“Most users see the advantage in having this information available — but don’t believe current online ratings are very reliable. Only a quarter of in-house #lawyers now use online information-sharing sites to evaluate and select lawyers and law firms. What’s more, in-house counsel are not yet convinced that such sites would help them hire lawyers.
These are the findings of a survey just released by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell. The company acknowledged it conducted the research to enhance and publicize its own rating service, which competes with those offered by Chambers and Avvo.”
We’ve known that all along. Most people, whether corporate counsel or a consumer, simply ask a friend or search google.com. More at: http://bit.ly/176gOu