Consider the following scenario. You and your spouse have realized that
your marriage no longer makes either of you happy. Whether amicably or
through adversity, you decide on a
divorce. However, you realize you will need an attorney but are unsure of whom
to choose. There seems to be a plethora of attorneys vying for your trust.
How can you possibly know whom to choose? Look for a board certified family
A family law specialist has the unique qualifications to be considered
an experienced in their area of study. Lawyers who earn this distinction
undergo rigorous study and examination to prove their knowledge and experience.
When you have a family law expert on your side, you can rest assured that
a highly qualified individual represents you.
Requirements Needed to Become a Family Law Specialist
In order to become a board certified family law specialist, an attorney
must demonstrate comprehensive knowledge and experience. These lawyers
go above and beyond the normal requirements necessary to become an attorney
To receive the title of specialist, an individual must:
- Have practiced in a specific area of law for 25% for the last 5 years
- Be an active member of the State Bar of California
- Pass a comprehensive, written exam
- Display a high level of experience and achievement
- Complete at least 45 hours of continued education in their chosen field
Family law specialists are the only ones who can legally call themselves
experienced in their field. If you go through a divorce, wouldn’t
you want someone highly qualified? At James D. Madden, Attorney at Law,
our attorney is a family law specialist who brings years of experience.
We have handled many different divorce and mediation cases. We put our
clients’ needs first and prioritize their success. If you are looking
to dissolve your marriage, contact our Rancho Cucamonga family law specialist today.