Lawyers of Distinction – Frequently Asked Questions

Does Membership require recommendations from other Attorneys?  No, Lawyers of Distinction does not require peer recommendations. We do however welcome and accept nominations of qualified attorneys.
How will I be able to use trademarked materials?  During your annual membership term, you may freely use the Lawyers of Distinction logo on your letterhead, law firm pamphlets, and mailing materials as well as print media and other forms of advertising. Members may also use the logo and other trademarked materials on their website and e-mail signature.
How long is membership valid?  Membership is valid 1 year from acceptance of an application.
How long will it take to receive my plaque and welcome materials? Shipment of welcome materials is generally completed within 4-6 weeks of acceptance.
What is the Lawyers of Distinction selection process?  Lawyers may become members by invitation, nomination, or direct application as per the LOD provisional patent application #62/743,254. For further information see the Selection Process page here
Does Lawyers of Distinction accept all types of lawyers?  Yes, Lawyers of Distinction accepts lawyers from the following practice areas: Bankruptcy, Corporate and Transactional, Criminal Defense, Disability and Workers Comp, Employment & Labor Law, Estate Planning – Wills & Trust, Family & Divorce, Immigration, Intellectual Property – Patents, Trademarks, Copyright & Licensing, Mediation, Personal Injury, Real Estate & Property, Civil Litigation. Lawyers of Distinction may add additional practice areas upon request. Lawyers of Distinction has no political affiliations and no plaintiff or defendant bias.
How can I change the information displayed in my online profile or add a photo to my profile?  Please click here to update your profile information
How do I nominate a lawyer?  Please click here and fill out the required information.
How do I order additional plaques, crystals or brochures?   Please click here to request additional plaques and crystals.
What is a “Featured Attorney”?  Lawyers of Distinction has three tiers of membership. “Featured Attorneys” have an upgraded level of membership. “Featured Attorney” membership includes exclusive & prominent placement on website, member e-mails & advertisements. For further details regarding included benefits for “Featured Attorneys” click here.
What is a “Charter Membership”?  This is the basic tier of membership it includes a custom plaque and other benefits listed  here.
What is a “Distinguished Attorney”?  Lawyers of Distinction has three tiers of membership. “Distinguished Attorney” membership includes all the benefits for “Featured Attorneys” plus a customized genuine crystal statute.  For further details regarding included benefits for “Distinguished Attorneys” click here.
How do I cancel my membership?  To cancel your membership please submit your cancellation notice here 14 days prior to your renewal.