Legal matters associated with family members are often the most stressful — especially if children are involved. Whether you are a victim of domestic violence, seeking child custody and/or filing for divorce, you have already made one of the most difficult decisions of your life by deciding to pursue legal action. Fortunately, choosing your legal representation does not have to be as difficult. While you have the option to represent yourself, know that an experienced California family law attorney can help protect you throughout long and arduous proceedings — ensuring that you and your family are able to face the future with renewed certainty.
The knowledgeable owners and reputable family law attorneys at Gomez Edwards Law Group, LLP, Lauren Edwards and Natalie Gomez, are both equally dedicated to helping each and every one of their clients as if they were their own family members. Collectively, they have been practicing family law for over a decade and possess a deep first-hand understanding of the emotional toll that domestic violence, divorce and/or child custody cases have on a family. Due to such experience in this field, Natalie and Lauren strive to bring an empathetic passion to each one of their cases.
While it is not court mandated for you to have a lawyer present during family law proceedings, it is still highly recommended that you retain the employ of an experienced family law attorney — especially if your case involves the following:
Although it can be financially enticing to choose to represent oneself, most of us do not know the specific intricacies of California family law. As a result, people are often taken advantage of by the other side. Make sure this does not happen to you by having an experienced San Jose family law attorney by your side to protect you and your rights every step of the way.
Making the decision to file for divorce and/or seek child custody can be hard, especially when domestic violence is involved. Legal matters are tedious and confusing, which is largely the reason why lawyers receive such extensive training. It is not wise to take on this momentous task alone — too much is at stake.
When you retain one of the local San Jose family lawyers at Gomez Edwards Law Group, you can rest assured that your best interests are being protected and represented with impassioned and empathetic dedication, and to the maximum extent of the law.
Contact us today to schedule a free consultation so we can discuss the details of your case and how we can help.