# Divorce attorney
Why Do You Need a Divorce Lawyer?
Though you may think that you want to save some money, the truth is that you should never go through a divorce without a lawyer. The advice that you will receive will be invaluable, and a lawyer should help make the entire process go that much smoother.
Hiring (and maybe firing) an Attorney for your Divorce
When your marriage breaks and you have to go legalPhoto byPhoto by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash. It's never easy. Divorce is difficult in every way: emotionally, spiritually, and financially. Many couples believe they will be the exception to the rule when they decide to divorce. They imagine they’ll be the ones to navigate an amicable split and save on the expense of hiring an attorney. That is the most common mistake divorcing couples make.
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