Pro Bono Attorney Resources:
If you're looking for more personalized tips and advice on hiring an attorney for your personal needs you could consider going to friends and family and asking for recommendations based on their personal experience.
If you're needing more professional help, there are many sites that you can look for answers online. You can simply type into your search engine the issue you're trying to resolve and some answers will pop up for you.
Say you can't afford a lawyer, then you are probably going to be looking for free legal advice. Don't fret - there are still options for you. If you can't afford a lawyer but still require legal help or legal representation then you need to look into pro bono lawyers. This means the attorney will assist you for no cost.
The following sites are helpful sites meant to give you an expanded knowledge of Pro Bono Attorneys and other Lawyers available to you, and how to go about contacting and retaining these lawyers.
Justia.com has a large database of Legal firms across the states which can be narrowed down by location and legal issue. The also have helpful question and answer boards and an entire section of the site dedicated to researching the law.
attorneys.com is a site dedicated to find lawyers near you specializing in any of the various law specialties.
The American Bar Association:
americanbar.org A place where one can learn more about Lawyers and Attorneys. They have a variety of different articles geared toward disaster victims, victims of violent crime, work place discrimination and harassment, and so much more.
Another resource for finding lawyers near you. You can narrow your search by legal issue and state and city. Lawyers.findlaw.com