Michael G. Loeffler’s recent article “Family Law: From the Beginning” was published in The Legal Secretary magazine.
It is a concise outline of items to review with a new family law client.
From the introduction:
You are at the beginning of a case. What steps should you take? There are many articles on the subject of what to advise clients at your first interview. What follows are some different ideas typically not mentioned there. Caveat: This is not intended to be all-inclusive. Nor is this intended to be advice. However, these points may be useful to you as part of a checklist. Think outside of the box. Modify this as you wish.