Divorce or separation is a difficult and challenging time. Your experience may be made easier by taking the time to look into the following:-
- TestimonialsMost firms’ websites have testimonials from previous clients. They can give you an idea of the qualities of the lawyer, their experience and how they are likely to operate on your matter. If you like the sound of their approach and skills, then this can be a good indication that they are compatible with your needs.
- Expert family law teamFamily Law is a complex area of law. Since the Family Law Act was first introduced there have been a number of ongoing changes to the law to be considered. There have also been thousands of cases decided that guide family lawyers as to how the law is to be applied. Your family lawyer will need to have the time and resources to be up to date with such changes and decisions so that they can best represent your interests.
- Client focus and satisfactionYou will want a lawyer who is focused on your needs and interests and takes steps to ensure that these are being met. For example, at C + K Family Lawyers, we take the time to schedule an appointment with you during your matter to discuss how everything is going for you and to answer any queries or concerns that you may have. There may even be additional such appointments in lengthy and involved matters. There is no charge for the appointment. The focus is to make sure that we are delivering a high level of client service without any constraints on making sure that we deliver this to the client.
- Meet your lawyer in personIf you are still unsure about who to choose as your family lawyer, then make a time to meet them at an initial consultation. This way you can get a proper feel for the individual, as well as their interest and enthusiasm in your matter and the level of useful advice that they are able to offer. Their job is to make the challenge of separation and divorce as smooth as possible while best representing and protecting your interests.
If you are in the process of deciding who to choose as your family lawyer, then you are invited to look into all of the above for C + K Family Lawyers. Perhaps most importantly, feel free to call for an initial consultation on 3161 2762.