Property transactions are usually the most important financial decisions most people make in their lives. Most people spend their life savings on buying a property and when you are making such an important decision wouldn’t it be right for you to have a real estate attorney on your side? But you shouldn’t just get any lawyer to represent you in such a complicated matter. You should contact your local Bar Association and ask them to recommend a good real estate lawyer to you. But don’t just go with whoever they recommend. Compare a few reputable lawyers and check references before making any decisions.