Lawyer Referral Service
Are you a BAR ATTORNEY seeking the IN-COURT ASSIGNMENT CALENDARS? Or a criminal defense attorney interested in the In-Court Lawyer Referral Service Program? Click Here for bar date assignment calendars and program information!
ATTORNEYS…REFER CLIENTS TO THE LAWYER REFERRAL SERVICE
Does your client have a legal problem outside your area of expertise? No problem. Simply refer them to the CBA’s Lawyer Referral Service (LRS). Our attorneys have been screened and must meet specific practice requirements. LRS attorneys are engaged in private practice and charge regular rates (no pro bono referrals). You can refer clients with confidence because the CBA LRS:
ATTORNEYS…CONSIDER JOINING THE LAWYER REFERRAL SERVICE
Build your client base! If you would like to receive referrals and meet the requirements of the program, the CBA’s LRS can be a source of potential clients at a relatively low cost. Annual dues range from $75 - $300 for CBA members (rates are double for nonmembers). You collect a $30 fee for the CBA from each person referred that has an office consultation and pay 15% of fees collected on retained referred matters.
General Panel Qualifications
Special Experience Panels
Click Here for Applications to join the LRS!
Click Here for a list of Legal Categories/Panels to see the areas of law for which attorneys can apply!
Additionally, the Lawyer Referral Service has an ARDC panel of attorneys experienced in representing attorneys in disciplinary proceedings before the Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission. Attorneys needing a referral should call the Lawyer Referral Service at (312) 554-2001 or the Director at (312) 554-2071.