Family law litigation is one of the most emotional, stressful, and challenging litigation to experience. When fighting for the rights of your family, it is important to hire a certified family law specialist. While other non-specialized lawyers could represent you, they do not have the special training, experience, and qualifications to give you the best representation.
What Does It Take to Become a Certified Family Law Specialist?
In order to become a certified family law specialist, lawyers must pass an additional examination when taking the bar. Additionally, they must provide references and demonstrate experience in the field after passing the exam. The specialization qualification is not permanent, meaning that lawyers need to complete additional training every three years.
Only specialists have the experience and training to understand the specific nuances of family law practice that is pivotal in family law litigation. While many lawyers may practice family law, not all of the lawyers who practice have the proper family law specialist certification. When selecting your lawyer, it is essential to pay attention to this differentiating factor as it could significantly affect the outcome of your case.
What Does a Certified Family Law Specialist Specialize In?
Family law lawyers who are certified family law specialists are reputable lawyers who focus on providing services for the broad category of family law litigation. Practice areas include cases involving:
- State guardianship
- Child custody
- Domestic violence
- Child support payments
- State child protection
As cases involving children and divorce can be highly emotional and contentious, it is all the more recommended to hire family law attorneys who have specialized certification. This certification guarantees that they have the experience and references to provide strong representation. Additionally, it implies that the lawyers will have the experience to treat sensitive matters with the care and respect that the family law litigation deserves.
How LPEP Can Help You
The Family Law Group at Lonich Patton Ehrlich Policastri boasts a team of reputable Certified Family Law Specialists. The powerful combination represents some of the best talents in the Bay Area and is known for providing first-rate representation in complex family law litigation.
In addition to providing strong family law litigation, our team also encompasses experienced attorneys in estate law. The crossover between family and estate law is common with high-asset and complex family law cases, and it is important to have lawyers experienced in both fields. This makes our team more dynamic, more passionate, and more dedicated to protecting your rights.
We also have close partnerships with accountants, business evaluators, mental health professionals, and real estate appraisers. Our breadth of knowledge and access to outside resources gives us leverage over smaller firms. We use this leverage to put forth the strongest family law litigation in San Jose.
LPEP is a reputable law firm with a team of dedicated certified family law specialists and family law lawyers. We focus on providing litigation to complex family law litigation and are especially experienced with cases involving business owners, foreign nationals, and cases with high-assets.
At LPEP, we understand that complex cases are often highly more contentious and require the best representation. We are one of the largest family law firms in San Jose, which means that we have ample resources to provide you with the strongest litigation. Set up a free 30-minute consultation with a board certified family law specialist at our firm today.