Divorce is one of the most stressful events any person can undergo in life. The divorce process can last for months depending on how contentious your case is. When you consider the importance, the sensitivity of the issues and the impact divorce will have on you and your family, it will be advisable to have the best divorce attorney in Monterey to handle your case. Here are the main qualities you need to look for when hiring a divorce attorney.
1. Experienced, Skilled and Competent
You will be interested in a seasoned divorce lawyer. Attorney Barbara J. May has years of experience both in court and out handling cases just like yours. If your issues involve complex circumstances, you need to get an attorney who can navigate family law matters with ease.
2. A Top Communicator
Your divorce attorney needs to have excellent communication skills and should be able to clearly communicate with various parties throughout your case. The attorney should always be open to your questions and should be willing to explain the law to you. Even though you have an attorney on your side, you still need to be informed throughout the process.
3. Composed and in Control
There are times when things will not go as planned. This can be very frustrating to your lawyer. It is important that you get a lawyer who will be able to maintain a level head and composure so that they can strategize properly whenever you need to change course.
At the Law Office of Barbara J. May, we understand how important your case is and we will handle it with attention to detail and care to have the best chance of getting the outcome you want. Contact us today to schedule a consultation appointment.