When you begin to consider what’s at stake and how to navigate the legal aspects during your divorce proceedings, it’s important to have an expert on your side. There are many benefits to hiring a divorce attorney to negotiate and/or litigate on your behalf – here are just a few of them.
Divorce is quite common, and some predict that divorce proceedings may increase in the aftermath of the stresses created during the coronavirus pandemic. Months of quarantine, full or partial lockdown and navigating the tricky business of reopening is taking its toll on communities and on individuals in the home. "Money worries, boredom, lack of escape from each other, conflicts over the kids, conflicts over chores [and] lack of exercise are forcing many couples to reconsider how they really feel about their partners," USA Today writes. Whatever your motivations for seeking a divorce and divorce mediation may be, it is important to understand the process.
Going through a divorce is emotionally and mentally draining for many reasons. What you need during this time is support, encouragement and a professional in your corner. That's why choosing the right divorce attorney is such an important step to take. But how can you feel confident that you’ve found a competent and knowledgeable divorce lawyer who will look out for your interests? Here are the top five questions to ask your potential divorce attorney.