- Entertaining the crowd.
- Being a well rounded fighter. Lawlor has won 2 fights via (T)KO and 3 via submission.
- Good wrestling skills.
- Submitting CB Dollaway in 55 seconds to win SOTN at UFC 100.
- Defeating Patrick Cote via UD at UFC 121.
- His 10 second KO of Cesar Barros at FFP: Untamed 15.