Common Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring a Child Custody Lawyer

1. Failing to thoroughly research lawyer credentials

2. Hiring a lawyer without expertise in family law or child custody

3. Neglecting client reviews and testimonials

4. Not clarifying fees and potential additional costs upfront

5. Choosing a lawyer with poor communication skills

6. Overlooking potential conflicts with the ex-spouse's lawyer

7. Hiring a lawyer without a clear case strategy

8. Selecting a lawyer with a busy schedule and limited availability

9. Choosing a lawyer unfamiliar with relevant legal technologies

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