The choice to get divorced is rarely made lightly, and choosing your legal representation, shouldn't be any different! We've put together some tips for you to think about when choosing your representation:
Don't Settle: Before you begin, you need to find out what you're looking for both emotionally and legally. Figure out if you want an attorney to make most of the decisions, or if you prefer a more hands off attorney. Know what you want before you start, and stick to it!
Make your list of needs, and find an attorney that is a good fit: There are a ton of attorneys in TX, take time to find the right fir for you. Some attorneys like mediation, some like court appearances, find one that is moving in the same direction as you.
Research, Research, Research: There are so many way's of going about a divorce, and it's important to figure out what best suits you. Research which option best aligns with you goals.
Weigh your options. You don't have to rush a divorce. In fact, if you feel like you need to interview multiple law firms, do it! You'll know when you find the right now, even if it takes a little longer, you'll thank yourself in the long run.
Be thorough in your interviews. Who you choose to represent you, will surely determine the outcome of your divorce. If something they promise, seems to good to be true, it probably is. Make sure they put privacy first, and are on YOUR team.
Focus on what is really important. Let's face it, divorce is an emotional process. Remember to let the little stuff go, and choose an attorney that can help you sort through what you need to focus on.
Be smart about your decision. Pay attention to the little details to make it easy on you! Location, accessibility, responsiveness and accommodations are all HUGE parts of the divorce process, and will to a long way when you're actually in the thick of it!
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