Statistics are always quoted that say one in three marriages fail, and if you are the one in the three, whether or anywhere else in the country you are most likely looking to appoint a divorce solicitor to handle your affairs.
It may be that over the years you have always used the same family practice of lawyers on the odd occasion you needed a solicitor's advice.
This is normally with house purchases or setting up trust funds, so it's worth checking that the solicitor firms you usually consult handle divorce. You can have a peek at this website to know more about family solicitors in Harlow.
Perhaps it was the choice of your spouse and you would prefer another practice to handle your case. It still makes sense to contact the firm and ask for a recommendation; sometimes firms that know each other can create a lot fewer problems than complete strangers.
The first thing to remember when approaching solicitors is that they are not there to be your friend or agony aunt. No matter how vulnerable you are they are there simply to do a job and handle the paperwork to dissolve your marriage. It is important that you appoint your solicitor on their ability to handle your case not make you feel better.
Each divorce case can involve a multitude of variables, children, property, shares, pensions and it is worth knowing what previous cases any solicitor has handled. Are they familiar with your type of case and do you have confidence in their ability to handle it and get the best resolution for you.
One of the best referrals you can get for a solicitor is to ask relatives and friends if they can recommend a good one. Although not necessarily a sure fire way to appoint the ideal legal advisor it will at least give you a starting point in speaking to divorce lawyers. The most important factor is that you feel confident in their ability to handle your divorce and allow you to start rebuilding your life.