According to the American Bar Association, there are 1,327,910 licensed attorneys in the United States as of the latest survey in 2021. The map below shows the total of number of licensed attorneys in every state in the U.S.
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If you’re a lawyer, no doubt there have been times you have struggled to keep business going for your firm. The reality is that competition is tougher than it ever has been before. As the lawyer population increases in size, and younger, tech-savvy new professionals enter the market, competition amongst attorneys competing for cases online increases each year. One of the most competitive fields of law is personal injury. For example, if you are in the state of Florida, like the personal injury lawyers at Vanguard Attorneys (headquartered in Tampa) you are competing with thousands of other law firms just in your own city, let alone over 77,000 attorneys in the state. Los Angeles personal injury lawyers Panish | Shea | Boyle | Ravipudi LLP (or any injury law firm in the largest cities in the U.S.) face an even tougher battle, as large markets are the toughest in the industry. Law firms in markets like L.A., New York, Houston, Chicago, face the stiffest online competition. Which law firms will succeed when it comes to marketing their practice online? The ones that have a great marketing partner at their side. Now more than ever before, it’s important to choose your law firm SEO agency carefully.