With any type of legal proceedings, it is good to have someone working for you who is in your corner, someone who knows the system and can successfully advocate with your best interest at heart. Unfortunately, family law, such as divorce, custody and support cases, can be particularly chaotic. It is possible to go through with a divorce on your own, however without the proper knowledge of the law, your entitlement, the risk involved when matters are overlooked, can have permanent effects on your life once the divorce is granted.
The key to having a successful outcome in your case is making sure you hire the right attorney. General practice lawyers are willing to handle divorce cases, but having someone who specializes in family law will provide the best experience for your divorce matter. He or she will be knowledgeable about the statutes and procedures that affect your case. Additionally, working someone who is committed to and focused on your case will be able to expedite the process.
We encourage and highly recommend initial consultations with attorneys . This consultation will provide valuable information about your legal rights, as well as inform you of the benefits of having representation. Make sure you choose someone who will listen to your case, be available to answer your concerns, negotiate, advocate, and litigate when necessary. Always ask for references for potential attorneys and learn about their reputations. More importantly, your attorney should be someone who makes you feel comfortable and confident. The family law professionals of Petrelli Law are skilled and knowledgeable attorneys who will be dedicated to you and your case. Contact our office to schedule your initial consultation.