What to look for in a criminal defense attorney Posted on August 28, 2018 by Andrew Findley What makes a good criminal defense attorney, and what qualities should you look for if you need to hire one? The Baltimore Post-Examiner has a list of qualifications potential clients should have in mind. It goes beyond an attorney’s win/loss record. It’s important to find the right attorney with the skills and personality that fit your particular case. Aggressiveness, integrity and experience are just a few of the important qualities people should seek. Read more in this helpful guide that can help you find the right criminal defense attorney.