New York lawyers can be classified into two categories: specialized lawyers and general practice lawyers. Specialized lawyers are individuals who have gained knowledge in one of the specialized areas of practice whereas the general practice lawyers are individuals with knowledge about all areas of practice and can handle any case brought to them. Top New York law firms have both types of lawyers to assist the clients. Customers are given the opportunity to select their own lawyer and take the case further as per their convenience. Some of these New York lawyers are quite efficient and provide great legal solutions.