Knowing how to find a good divorce lawyer – what qualities to look for – is the first of several steps to hiring a divorce lawyer. As you are probably well aware, finding a good divorce lawyer is essential to ensure you get the settlement you want, not a settlement that ruins your life.
A life ruined by a poor choice of divorce lawyer is a real possibility. Continue reading
It is difficult to overestimate how important it is to take your time to choose a divorce attorney, and choose wisely. Attorneys in all areas of the law are not of one standard. As in other professions, some are good, some not so good.
In other matters in life making the wrong choice of attorney may lead to delays, errors higher than expected costs, and so on. Continue reading
Receiving divorce papers is something that most married couples hope to never experience. However, with the divorce rate constantly increasing, more and more people are holding those papers in their hands. I’ve seen coworkers served with divorce papers at the workplace and know how it can destroy someone. Continue reading
As I mentioned in a previous post I’ve been putting together a list of free divorce, child custody and domestic violence resources from U.S. State Bar Associations. That list is now complete. Continue reading
In a recent post, Child Custody Lawyers Make War, Not Love, the lesson to be learned is that lawyers the world over love conflict. Conflict racks up thousands of extra dollars in billable minutes â€“ at the emotional as well as financial expense of clients, and their children.
If divorcing couples can fight over who gets the TV, lawyers handling child custody have a positive goldmine of conflict or potential conflict to exploit. Continue reading
Finding affordable legal help when involved in a divorce or working out child custody issues can be a daunting task.
This can be especially so when parents or children are separated by state lines. Every state has it’s own version of child custody and divorce law. The issues can become very complicated. Continue reading