The Atlanta Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral & Information Service (LRIS) meets the requirements of the American Bar Association Model Supreme Court Rules governing Lawyer Referral & Information Services across the nation. As part of this compliance the service is required to have attorneys meet specific standards as they relate to the following panels: Bankruptcy, Child Custody Disputes, Contested Divorce, Felony Law, Immigration, Medical Malpractice Issues, FMLA and FLSA.
If you would like to receive referrals in any of these areas of law, please review the requirements, complete the appropriate form and forward to the Atlanta Bar Association’s LRIS department.
Experienced Panel Forms for LRIS panel attorneys:
Lawyer Referral Operating Rules
Lawyer Referral Statement of Obligation Form
Client Referral Form
Spanish Client Referral Form
This form should be completed by the potential client upon arrival to your office. This form should be mailed to LRIS along with the consultation fee if applicable. Effective July 1, 2013, regular fee LRIS referrals will be $45 for the initial half hour consultation.
Areas of Law Form
This form should be used to change the areas of law in which you would like to receive referrals.
Arbitration/Mediation Panel Form
This form should be used to select or change the legal matters which you are willing to receive referrals to mediate.
Client Disclosure Policy
Spanish Client Disclosure
This form may be used with referred clients to acknowledge your relationship with the Atlanta Bar Associations Lawyer Referral Program.