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(San Francisco, CA)–The average cost of hiring a lawyer is difficult to compute, with pricing ranging from $50/hour upwards to thousands of dollars per hour. With this in mind, it’s no surprise that experts state the primary reason most people never seek legal help in a number of situations is the high cost of hiring an an attorney. To combat this problem and assist the average person, was launched, expanding its dictionary to include over 60,000 legal terms in its second edition.
Spokesperson Flynn Simons explains, “This resource features free content and definitions from Black’s Law Dictionary, the trusted legal dictionary of law definitions and terms for over 110 years. My Law Dictionary ( offers a comprehensive library of articles and legal terms to help those not educated in legal terminology make sense of contracts, insurance claims, or create a variance before a zoning board. These all are issues which could send you scrambling for an attorney’s help, racking up a sizable bill, but with the help of our website, could be done on your own.”
While the site makes no claim of being a substitute for the help of an attorney, it does offer plenty of assistance, even to law students themselves. Says Simons, “We offer legal definitions that are perfect for law students, practicing lawyers, bank employees, truly anyone dealing with legal matters. And, you just never know when you’re going to come up with a situation that requires something like this. Perhaps you’re starting a new business or merging your existing business with another one; our dictionary at can help you review the contracts and make sure you’re familiar with all the terminology.”
The dictionary, found at is free to the public to use, offers an easy to use format, as well as a number of links to legal resources. Explains Simons, “We want to make it as easy as possible for everyone to get the help they need, short of actually going to an attorney. We don’t claim to replace the advice of legal counsel, but, we do offer a number avenues for anyone to pursue prior to actually making an appointment with a lawyer. This way, if you do have to make an appointment with an attorney to have your child custody changed or to file for bankruptcy, you’re prepared. You know what you’re talking about, and more importantly, you know what they’re talking about.”
About My Law Dictionary:
MyLawDictionary.org features free content and definitions from Black’s Law Dictionary, the trusted legal dictionary of law definitions and terms for over 110 years. The 2nd edition has over 60,000 legal terms.