I recently saw a billboard advertisement for an attorney next to the highway on my way downtown last weekend which said, “In god we trust – all others we sue.” I saw another one of this particular attorneys billboards a few days later that said, “Everyone hates a lawyer until they need one.”
Of course like many of you who might have seen these ads and others like them you felt disgusted and even outraged. You may have thought “who in their right mind would hire an attorney so vile?” But the attorney, who boldly put himself out there for the public has a following and anyone who sees one of his offensive billboards sprinkled around the city of Detroit will certainly remember his name. These billboards and others like them got me thinking about what qualities a prospective client should look for when choosing an attorney to represent him/her in a divorce action. Here is a quick check list to help you decide:
While going through a divorce is never easy, having the right advocate in your corner is always a good investment.