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I am to start divorce process but before i start i need legal advise to tprepare my self. Can i get legal advisor numbrer to call? how much is the feee per hour?

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How i can i connect with lawyer over the phone?

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Columbus , Ohio

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I did not talk to any one yet. I am living in Columbus Ohio

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Yes. i want him to advise me what document i need to prepare? and i want to know if my spouse in title to file clim whilwe she was not living in Ohio for over a year.

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Hello; what is your legal question please?

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Are you looking for the petition to file for divorce?

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