The Role of a Paralegal in Your Divorce Case

Divorce Paralegal Los Angeles

A Paralegal is Legal Professional

A divorce paralegal is a legal professional that performs tasks that require knowledge of the law and legal procedures. These tasks include providing correspondence support for you and the divorce attorney. Family law paralegals perform auxiliary tasks for the attorney such as receive information from you, help you review documents, update you on your case, and assist you in answering some questions about the divorce or family law process that does not request legal advice.

Divorce Paralegal Make the Divorce Process easier

Communicating with the paralegal assigned to your case can make your divorce process a lot easier and keep your legal costs down. The rate for working with the paralegal is much lower than if you were to speak directly with the attorney. Family law paralegals can answer many questions and be a helpful resource throughout your divorce process.

Divorce Paralegals Cannot Give Legal Advice

However, there are limitations to this dynamic and it is important to understand that a paralegal is prohibited by law from giving you legal advice. It is important you understand and respect the limits of the role of the paralegal in the instance that he or she is unable to answer certain questions regarding your case.
Our paralegals here at Charles M. Green, APLC are legal professionals who highly knowledgeable in the California divorce & family process. They ensure that you are well informed and taken care of during your legal processes.

The paralegals here at Charles M. Green, APLC are legal professionals who highly knowledgeable in the California divorce & family process. They ensure that you are well informed and taken care of during your legal processes.

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Charles M. Green is Certified as a Family Law Specialist through the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. He has worked extensively in both the financial fields and as a litigation attorney specializing in Family Law Cases.He is also diversely experienced in a number of other practice areas of importance to individuals and families. You can find him on Google+

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Charles M. Green is Certified as a Family Law Specialist through the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California.

A Certified Family Law Specialist must pass an extensive written examination in the variety of subjects that are family law, be approved by a peer review process and show proficiency in Family Law by having represented clients in a sufficient number of Family Law cases with varying degrees of complexity. Continuing education is required to maintain this specialty designation.

Charles Green also has prior experience as a Certified Public Accountant. This combination of legal and financial experience and education makes Charles M. Green uniquely qualified to represent clients in the most complex of financial issues that are found in...

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