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It’s Splitsville: Surviving Your Divorce by James J. Gross

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CHAPTER5

Finding a Lawyer

One of the most important things you can do in your divorce is to find the right lawyer. Your divorce lawyer will be the central manager for the facts, the law, the other people involved, the documents and other evidence, the settlement, and the trial of your case. The lawyer will be the quarterback of your team and the general of your army. It is vitally important to select the proper one. If you decide to hire a lawyer, this chapter will tell you where to find and how to select the right one for you.

You Need a Divorce Lawyer

In days past, most lawyers were general practitioners and every lawyer was a divorce lawyer. But as lawyers have become more specialized, divorce law has become more complicated. Divorce lawyers ...

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