- Mar 15, 2016
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The Rules of Sharing Reviews in the Legal Industry
Reviews aren't complicated.
You do amazing work, then you ask your clients to talk about it. Simple, straightforward and easy, right?
When it comes to lawyer reviews, not so much.
If you're a lawyer, this is a problem.
The Modern Firm lists review or testimonial pages as one of the most visited pages on law firm websites. Research shows lawyer reviews and testimonials are an incredibly effective way to win new clients.
· 83 percent of clients use reviews as their first step in the research process
· 70 percent of clients would travel to work with an attorney who had better reviews
· 43 percent of clients use reviews to select an attorney
If you're unprepared, this is a crisis in the making.
Andrew goes on to detail where you can find each state's rules and regulations for sharing online review content (communications and advertising related policies.)
Read Andrew's full article here.
Anyone else work with lawyers and have any insights when it comes to the legality of marketing online reviews?