# Hiring a divorce attorney
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.