If your New Year’s resolution is to start a new life through divorce, here’s what you need to know.
Here are five questions to ask your divorce attorney during your initial meeting.
It seems that clients’ chief complaints are a lack of prompt replies from their lawyers, and a lack of substantive, proactive communication. Let’s take each of these subjects in turn.
A productive initial divorce consultation can provide a toolbox of information allowing you to reflect on your situation before taking the next steps.
Before you hire a lawyer, get ahead of the game by gathering the information your divorce lawyer will need. Preparing in advance will save time and money.
Divorce proceedings can put an enormous amount of emotional strain on you. You may think that using the same divorce lawyer as your soon-to-be ex-partner can help alleviate some of that stress – both financially and emotionally – but you must keep the following in mind.
There are several types of divorce cases divorce attorneys handle; look for one with plenty of experience in handling your type of case.
You need to find the right lawyer to suit your goals and pocketbook, and you need to help your children recover from the loss of their intact family. These tips will help with both objectives.
Going through a divorce is never easy. In complex cases or when couples can’t reach an agreement, divorce litigation may be necessary.
Your initial family law consultation may be the most important meeting of your entire case.