Finding a good Georgia divorce attorney can be a challenging process. Even after choosing an attorney, however, you still face a number of challenges. It is important to understand that the results a divorce attorney obtains for you are ultimately influenced by your ability to work well with this lawyer and provide him or her with the necessary details.
The following will discuss some of the steps that you scan follow to help your divorce lawyer do the best work he or she possibly can.
Be Honest with Your Lawyer
A 2010 survey that analyzed 1,000 adults in the United States found that 40% of them tell a lie each week.
Do not attempt to hide or lie about details surrounding your divorce to your divorce attorney because you are afraid that it will make you look bad. Instead, try to be open throughout the divorce process, which includes fully disclosing details about all of your assets and debts.
If you are uncertain about whether you should share details, err on the side of oversharing with your divorce attorney.
Be an Active Participant in Your Divorce
You should always fully cooperate with your lawyer during the divorce process. This means providing any requested information as soon as possible, which ensures that your attorney has plenty of time to review all of the important details about your divorce.
In many divorces, there is a substantial amount of information that must be collected.
By remaining organized and staying on top of any questions that you might have, you will discover that it is possible to quickly and immediately address any concerns about the end of your marriage that might arise.
Keep Your Emotions under Control
Divorce is often an emotional time. If you find yourself unable to eat, sleep, or perform other daily functions, it is a wise idea to seek the assistance of an experienced psychologist. By making sure that you remain healthy throughout your divorce process, you will increase your chances of resolving your divorce in the best possible position.
Follow Your Attorney’s Advice
An experienced divorce attorney has helped many other people successfully navigate the divorce process. Try to avoid second-guessing the suggestions your attorney makes about how to handle your case. If you constantly change your mind about how the divorce should proceed, an attorney will likely have a difficult time working toward a favorable resolution in your case.
Express Your Opinions on Important Issues
Most skilled divorce attorneys will begin representing you by learning about your various objectives and priorities for the divorce process. A skilled attorney will then you help create a strong strategy to successfully navigate the split. It is important to understand, however, that most divorce settlements require compromise in some areas that might not be as important to you as others.
Speak with an Experienced Divorce Lawyer
At Vayman & Teitelbaum, P.C., we are dedicated to providing our clients with the best possible legal representation throughout the divorce process.
Contact our law office today to schedule a free initial case evaluation.