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5 Qualities To Look For In A Family Law Attorney

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Did you know between 40% and 50% of all marriages in the U.S. end in divorce? It’s a staggering statistic but it’s best to know ahead of time and be prepared if you or someone you love ends up having to go through the divorce process and looking for a divorce lawyer or a family attorney. It can be an extremely stressful and emotional process to find the right family law attorney. If you’re currently looking at potential family law attorneys, there are several qualities you should be looking for. 1. Experience How long have they been practicing law? Find out how much experience they[…] Read More ›

Setting Hard Feelings Aside for Successful Co-Parenting

Separation and divorce are considered one of the most stressful times of a person’s life. When children are involved in the divorce, emotions run high as you navigate the sea of choices, parenting the children throughout the process, and coping with life after divorce. When parents can’t agree, child custody attorneys may be necessary. Set Your Feelings Aside for Successful Co-Parenting We understand this is easier said than done, especially when it comes to divorce and decisions about your children. With 40 to 50% of marriages ending in divorce in the U.S., it is no wonder co-parenting is necessary and needs to be taken seriously.[…] Read More ›

7 Reasons To Hire a Child Custody Attorney

In more than 50% of child custody cases, the parents agree that custody (now legal decision making)  should be awarded to one party or agree to joint legal decision making with an equal parenting time schedule.  In other cases, parents can get involved in a lengthy and painful legal fight over custody, a struggle that experienced divorce attorneys see every day. If you are going through a divorce and you are not sure whether you should hire an attorney who specializes in child custody cases, consider the following seven reasons for hiring a child custody attorney. 1. Your Ex Has Retained an Attorney If your[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on April 15th, 2020

4 Reasons You Need a Family Attorney for Your Divorce

Did you know that in America there tends to be one divorce granted every 36 seconds? That translates to 2,400 divorces every day, 16,800 divorces every week, and a whopping 876,000 divorces happening a year. That is not only horrible but sad. It should also prove that when going into court for a divorce, you really need to have a reputable family attorney in court with you. A family attorney, you might be asking? How can a family attorney help? The answer to that is because many family attorneys deal in divorce cases, custody battles, and much, much more. In this blog, you can find[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on February 1st, 2020

5 Reasons You Need a Divorce Attorney

Divorce is difficult and often complicated to handle on your own. The dissolution of a marriage leads to a lot of dramatic changes, not just in who you are, but in your finances and well-being as well. Here’s why you should consider hiring the services of divorce attorneys in Phoenix before you make any legal moves. Expert Legal Guidance If you have no clue what to do next, then talk to a divorce lawyer. A consultation will help you work out what your options are, what pros and cons come with them, and what your next move should be. Your lawyer will also talk to[…] Read More ›

Posted in Articles on January 1st, 2020