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If you are faced with having to find the right criminal defense attorney for you or a loved one, there are a few things to look for to help you find the best possible representation. You should only consider attorneys who are dedicated to criminal defense. Additionally, since criminal law includes a vast array of different disciplines, make sure to find an attorney who deals specifically in cases related to your issue. Next, verify your prospective lawyer's track record. You want an attorney not only with experience but with a successful history of favorable outcomes for clients. The third thing to look for is whether or not you feel comfortable with the attorney. Personality is an important factor when choosing your attorney. While you want your attorney to have ample experience, you do not want your attorney to be too busy for your case. So find out how many active cases your potential attorney is currently handling. Lastly, don't bargain shop. Saving money may not get you the legal representation you need.