When picking a family lawyer you can:
- Ask friends and family for recommendations
- Check with your employer to see if there is an employee assistance programs
- Regional bar association
Once you have found a divorce lawyer that you want to work with, be sure to check the lawyer's qualifications and find out as much you can about them. You don't want to start divorce proceedings only to find that you do not like or trust the person who is supposed be taking care of your interests. They will be helping you with important things like asset division, child support and co-parenting plans.
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