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I have all the documents completed, do I need a lawyer?

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I have all the documents completed, do I need a lawyer?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  CalAttorney2 replied 2 years ago.
While document preparation is one of the things that attorneys do, the primary purpose in hiring an attorney is to ensure that your legal position is as fully explained and protected as possible. With this in mind, you are going to be able to better decide how to complete your paperwork, and deal with potential problems or issues (or at least be able to make a more informed decision as to the trade offs). Whether it is in your best interests to hire a lawyer is ultimately up to you, but for a good overview of what to consider when making this decision, see this article: