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I already have a divorce lawyer, can i still get a

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i already have a divorce lawyer, can i still get a conseltation
JA: Sorry about that. I must have missed it. Could you tell me again?
Customer: i was in committed intimate relation for 13 years. i bought a house about 3 years ago and now my ex is entitled for 50% because of the common law.
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Washington.
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: yes, and i have a lawyer. but he is more experience in family law part
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: is there something called adjusted market value to calculate the current equity. since the house was foreclosed when we bought it and was a lot cheaper than now? is any rules against consulting you while i have a current lawyer?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 30 days ago.

Thank you for your question.

There is no law against consulting another attorney even if you have one on retainer.

Did you pool your resources with your ex-partner?

Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 30 days ago.

Did you live together?