I was speaking recently to a friend of mine who works for Kersh law firm and we were discussing the topic of divorce, something which is sadly on the rise in recent years. We were actually discussing the fact that many fail to get good representation when they are going through a divorce and the damage that this can do. Many believe that a divorce is a simple issue and whilst they know that they need a lawyer who can help to execute the divorce, many fail to recognize what a great lawyer can bring to this situation. If you are going through a divorce then here is why you need to ensure that you get the very best to represent you.
Nobody enters in to a marriage knowing that they are going to get divorced and the truth is that the breakdown of a marriage can wreak emotional havoc. The divorce proceedings themselves can drag up all of the issues which existed in the marriage which can make the whole process much harder. During this time you need some solid support and that is, beyond other things, what a great lawyer can provide you with. You need a lawyer who has been there and done it, a lawyer who can communicate clearly with you and one who can offer advice. If you chose an average lawyer then you may not get this much needed support.
If there are children involved and you are applying for custody then you have a far greater chance of winning with a great lawyer than if you simply choose a bog standard legal representative. Great lawyers have track records of success, they know how to present the strongest possible case and the simple fact of the matter is that if you want custody of your children then the better the lawyer you have, the higher your chances of success will be.
The argument which will take place over assets which you and your ex-partner share can be tough to get through and you need to make sure that you are able to present the very best case to the judge as to what you should walk out of the marriage with. Once again you have a far better chance of success here with a great lawyer than one who does not have a strong reputation. If you and your ex cannot agree this between you then it will be up to the courts to decide which is why you need to have the best lawyer on your team, in order to get the most out of the settlement.
Simply put for the easiest, quickest and most successful divorce, you need to ensure that you look for the very best lawyer that you can afford. In doing this you will not only make the whole process easier on yourself, but you can walk away with everything that you had hoped for.