The Run-Away Client

If a divorce attorney guarantees a certain result if you will only hire her, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney is vague about fees, doesn’t use a fee agreement or doesn’t send monthly statements, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney tells you it’s not necessary for you to attend depositions or court hearings, RUN AWAY!

If the local bar association in your county has never heard of a particular divorce attorney, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney bashes your spouse or other attorneys, or seems to take your scenario personally, RUN AWAY!

If an attorney has no back-up for vacation times or staff absences, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney is outlandish in speech, dress or behavior, RUN AWAY!

If you cannot make contact with a divorce attorney’s office within two business days, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney asks to meet your children, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney appears to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney cries when you do, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney volunteers to represent both you and your spouse, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney offers to take your case on a contingency fee, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney tries to date you or your spouse, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney asks you for a ride to court, RUN AWAY!

If a divorce attorney acts overwhelmed, RUN AWAY!