Three Principles to Choose a Legal Solicitor There are many things involved during a bike accident compensation claim eg cost of repair operations, the medical care, but also any long term implications of the person's injuries. So when choosing a solicitor to act on your behalf you will want to consider the following: Reputation – Have they dealt with cases like this before; can you see case examples? Can you see testimonials? Does their website look professional? Time – Can they act in a timely fashion and get you the compensation you deserve without drawing out the process unnecessarily. What is their average case turn around time? Communication – Can they offer timely updates on your case? Can you get in touch with them easily? Do they explain things clearly and without jargon so you understand exactly what is happening? A good lawyer will be realistic as to your prospects of success and be honest with you from the outset in relation to your claim. They should be experienced enough to make this process short and effective for you.