Divorce Attorneys Orange County
Top Divorce Attorneys Orange County California generally devote 100% of their practice or most of their practice to family law matters before the Orange County Superior Court. A top divorce attorney in Orange County California should be familiar with issues such as no-fault divorces, uncontested divorces, dissolution of marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, annulments, legal separations, spousal support, alimony, adoptions, paternity, child custody, visitation issues and filing and responding to divorce papers and child custody papers such as a petition for divorce or an Order to Show Cause or OSC.
Many divorce attorneys Orange County California provide free initial consultations others prefer to offer comprehensive first meetings for a nominal fee. In either case, the consumer can take this time to ask the propective attorney child custody questions or divorce questions Orange County California and a recommended course of action based on the facts of the case. Additionally, if there are questions regarding the prospective attorneys retrainer fee, hourly rate, family law experience, qualifications and knowledge of the courtroom, this will be the time to ask.
Divorce attorneys in Orange County California will each have different levels of experience, expertise and knowledge. Some will offer unique legal services that others do not such as limited scope representation or unbundling, document preparation services, or mediation services. You can often educate yourself about a prospective attorneys background before you inquire with him/her.
Many attorneys have websites and the California State Bar has a website where you can verify an attorneys standing, years of experience, education, if he/she is a Certified Family Law Specialist, and any disciplinary actions taken against him/her. Friends or family members often make recommendations with good intentions, but the right divorce attorney for him/her may not be the right one for you. Be sure to take the time to learn as much as you can about an attorney before you hire him/her -- it can save you the trouble and costs associated with a substitution of attorney later on.
Southern California Divorce Attorneys Orange County can service or represent clients in the below cities in the Orange County Divorce Court:
Aliso Viejo, Anaheim, Anaheim Hills, Brea, Buena Park, Capistrano Beach, Corona del Mar, Costa Mesa, Coto de Caza, Cypress, Dana Point, El Toro, Foothill Ranch, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, La Habra, La Palma, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Lake Forest, Los Alamitos, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Orange, Rancho Santa Margarita, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Ana, Seal Beach, Tustin, Yorba Linda, some serve San Bernardino and Riverside