If you find yourself in the unfortunate position of needing a divorce attorney, you want to make sure that you have someone in your corner who will do their best to advocate for your interests. But then the question arises, how do I find the divorce lawyer who is right for me? Knowing where to start and what to look for is incredibly important.
This video discusses how to tell the difference between a good lawyer and a bad one.
First and foremost, you want someone who is competent and knows all the ins and outs of the legal world, but this can be challenging because the average person is not versed in legal jargon.
So, what else can you look for? The video explains that you need someone with technical smarts, as well as the interpersonal, presentational skills of a salesperson. This is because the goal of your lawyer is to present the most convincing case to the judge. When looking for a well-rounded lawyer, the video explains that you are looking for someone is who a strong educator, creative, innovative, and personable.
What is more, you need to find a divorce attorney who knows how to sift through the emotionally fraught situation and find the details that have legal significance. Ultimately, you want a lawyer who is invested in you, and who is willing to go to bat for you to get the best outcome possible.