A qualified divorce attorney can help you obtain child custody or visitation, gat a fair property division, prevent unforeseen problems, and generally make the divorce process as painless as possible. This section includes articles about hiring divorce lawyers, reasons to hire a divorce attorney instead of going it alone, issues to discuss with your attorney, and access to a directory of divorce lawyers by state, city, county or metropolitan area. Also included are various resources to help you find resources such as counselors and therapists, links to family courts in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, information about collaborative family law solutions, and links to family court forms. For an overview of the divorce process, download FindLaw's Guide to Getting a Divorce [pdf]. For more information on getting legal help, download FindLaw's Guide to Hiring a Divorce Lawyer [pdf].
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