Leonard Rodarte Siegel - Family Law Blog

Why You Need A Family Law Attorney

separated couples' hands and rings after signing divorce papers

When there are legal issues affecting your family, getting the counsel of a professional attorney can make all the difference. A family law attorney can help you manage your family affairs ranging from divorce to adoption advice, court representation, and document drafting.

Expectations When Filing For A Divorce

couple after verbal argument with arms crossed

Just like any other court action, a divorce case commences once a complaint or a petition is filed. This document sets forth the basis for action, and what the plaintiff (party bringing the action) wants from the defendant.  So, what can you expect after filing for divorce?