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Why Should You Hire a Family Law Attorney

| May 4, 2018 | Divorce Posts |

Facing a legal problem is taxing emotionally and financially, especially when it involves a member of your family like your spouse or children. A divorce or child custody case can leave people feeling overwhelmed and confused. For this reason, it is important to hire an experienced family law attorney to protect your interests. There are several benefits to working with a family law attorney including:

SETTLING DIVORCE ISSUES

A divorce case can be extremely complex depending on the couple’s financial situation and relationship. Choosing to hire an attorney to represent you during your divorce gives you an advocate who understands divorce law. Your attorney can help you make decisions about child support and custody, spousal support, and how to best divide assets.

MEDIATING CHILD CUSTODY

Child custody can quickly become one of the toughest aspects of divorce negotiations. Hiring an experienced family law attorney can ensure that your rights and the rights of your children are protected during these proceedings. This allows for the best possible outcome in your case.

DETERMINING GUARDIANSHIP

In cases where you are attempting to gain guardianship of a family member, an attorney can make sure this process goes smoothly.  It is important that you understand all the ramifications of becoming a legal guardian.

SETTLING AN ADOPTION CASE

Since an adoption is a complicated legal matter, it is in your best interest to hire an attorney who is familiar with this type of case. They should explain all the terminology and proceedings that can accompany the case.

Are you dealing with a legal issue that involves a member of your family? Reach out to LHS Law to schedule a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable and compassionate family law attorneys.