What Makes A Great Legal Website Design?
Law firm websites vary considerably, however, the best law firm websites are carefully targeted to their high value customers and maintain an engaging user experience.
For a user to be engaged, the site must be organized in a manner that allows the user to quickly find the information they need. The presentation of the information must be interesting and attractive as well.
The Best Lawyer Websites All Have These Attributes
We sifted through hundreds of websites grading them on factors such as overall website user experience, cohesive, attractive, visual design, responsive layouts, user friendly site architecture, professional imagery, well-written content and detailed case studies.
The site should load quickly, have a modern and up-to-date appearance, be well maintained, and error free. The best legal websites have many well indexed pages in browsers, and display well with good law firm search engine optimization in organic google search.
The Best Law Firm Websites List
Below we have listed all the best of the best law firm websites. These sites all share the most important characteristics, which when combined, put them in a class by themselves! Enjoy.
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Gorgeous photos in a unique homepage hero slider. Love the link hover color or blue hex code #7090f0. Have to click into the menu icon to view the main menu. Sliding menu, Lawyers section search by names, Services section has unlimited practice areas.
Eye catching, abstract, swirling light video in homepage banner, big, bold, high contrast fonts, and colors, interesting animations, bold gradient background colors, futuristic universe background image photographs, interesting off-set roll-over on hover graphics, bold red & black palette
Very colorful, bold, futuristic style homepage banner, unique main menu, bold homepage colors, lightening fast site, liberal use of toggle sections
Amazing fullscreen homepage banner background videos, side slide menu, very modern parallax scrolling, huge bold contrast fonts, bold black & red color palette, gorgeous photography, vert fast site
Bold colors and contrasts mixed with some soft grays, unique home slider, very fast site, interesting purple palette, parallax scrolling pages over-layed above bold full screen background pro photographic images
Full screen homepage banner with beautiful building/sky image, classic transparent fixed main menu on top
Standard full screen homepage slider and menu, header is not full site width which is rare, large mega menus
Unique fixed side menu and fixed top menu, scrolling center, beautiful light, bright, soft colors, they have the ‘Accept Cookies’ pop-up across site bottom (as many of the sites do) but I like how you can click the X to make it go away without having to accept cookies, animated zoom-in background section images, fast site
Standard (not-fixed) top menu, bold red accent color, full width layout, animated elements, gorgeous full screen photography background section images
Gorgeous sliding videos in background of homepage top banner section, scrolling main menu on left, beautiful multi blue palette, animated background image masonry grid homepage section