"A long time ago a retired Superior Court Judge told me, 'You don't pick your practice specialty, it picks you.' I believe that to be absolutely true, as my role as a domestic relations attorney is completely suited to my personality. It allows me to problem solve, to litigate, and to have personal interaction with my clients. Gradually, over the years, I became aware that not only was this area of the law what I did best, it was the most satisfying one for me personally."
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started: