Divorce Basics Attorney in Rochester, Michigan

What advice do you have for people facing divorce?

Rochester, MI family law attorney Rachael Lewandusky shares her best advice for people facing divorce.

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so
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we understand that divorce is a very
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difficult process for people to go
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through and sometimes people can be
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their own worst enemy throughout the
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process because
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obviously you’re putting your entire
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marriage out into the open to be
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scrutinized by
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two different sets of attorneys the
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court friend of the court of children
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are involved
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and so it becomes a very difficult
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process for most people
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and we always say just don’t become your
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own worst enemy you know if there’s an
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issue come to us let us help you through
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it
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if you’re able to still talk to your
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spouse and have an amicable conversation
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in a relationship then great we
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encourage that
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you know we even at our firm will do a
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collaborative process through the
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divorce where we represent
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one party but we can still work with the
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other party we just can’t provide them
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legal advice so there’s that line that’s
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drawn in the sand kind of where we say
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you know yes we can help explain how
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things are handled
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and what we’re doing but we can’t
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provide you legal advice we can’t cross
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that line but that’s a way to also save
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money for people
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during this process if they are on that
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amicable level however if they’re
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unable to go through the process in an
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amicable fashion which is understandable
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then we just always suggest you know
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come to us with your issues let us take
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that on and get it off of your shoulders
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we’ll work with you we’ll work with the
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opposing counsel
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or your spouse if that’s if they choose
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not to obtain an attorney
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and we will work through it for you but
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overall it’s just you know come to us
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we’ll answer those questions for you
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that’s what we’re here for we’re here to
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help you through the process
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you

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