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Do I Need a Divorce Lawyer?

What Northern California Consumers Need to Know About Working With a Divorce Attorney

If you are feeling anxious or nervous about hiring a divorce lawyer, you shouldn’t. An attorney's job is to help you find the best solution to your legal matter. Divorce can be especially difficult due to the emotional nature of the legal battles. An experienced Northern California divorce lawyer is much more equipped to deal with the challenges for you.

Below are some of the things an experienced lawyer can help with:

  • Negotiate with your soon-to-be ex-spouse's attorney
  • Calculate and argue for child support and spousal support
  • Find hidden assets
  • Anticipate legal issues you might not have considered
  • Evaluate settlement offers
  • Among others…

Divorce is never easy. An experienced lawyer can make all the difference in securing the best possible outcome. If you are considering hiring an attorney, you should consider talking with several before choosing one. To search for divorce lawyers in Northern California, begin now by browsing our law firm directory, or click on your county link on this page to search for the firms closest to you. To learn more about divorce, go to our Learn About California Divorce Law section.