Without attorneys, the justice system in America would not work. Even though they tend to be vilified and jokes cracked about them, they are very much needed. Fortunately, there are many great lawyers who do excellent work for their clients. It can sometimes be a challenge to find not only a good one but also one that is best suited for your case or the legal work that needs to be done.
It’s also interesting to consider from the attorney perspective, particularly criminal defense attorneys who defend clients they know are guilty. Here is an interview that tells that side of the story.