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Ruben Law Firm of San Francisco Comments on Common Divorce Errors

Jan 28 2013 12:00AM



SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/28/13 -- Divorce is an unfortunate event that occurs at the end of countless marriages. The vast majority of individuals understand the importance of hiring an attorney when divorce proceedings begin, but many may not comprehend the importance of their personal actions during this time. Huffington Post recently ran an article regarding common errors that individuals make when getting a divorce that caught the attention of the legal professionals at Ruben Law Firm San Francisco. Here, the firm's managing partner explains the organization's stance on this article and encourages individuals who are facing divorce proceedings to hire a qualified and seasoned attorney to guide them through the process.

The article sheds light on numerous common errors made by individuals who are seeking out the services of an attorney. These include treating the attorney as a therapist, turning to friends or family members for advice on legal matters, not getting to know the working style of an attorney before hiring them, waiting too long to mediate, failing to schedule a consultation with a financial planner, and fighting each and every battle that turns up throughout the divorce process.

The legal professionals at Ruben Law Firm San Francisco recognize that these are issues that many individuals face when both hiring and interacting with legal representation. The professionals who work for the firm encourage individuals to pay attention to their actions in an effort to avoid these common errors, as they can cost them a great deal if they interfere with their case. Additionally, they recommend that individuals seek the advice of their hired legal representatives to ensure that they are also avoiding other errors that may interfere with the success of their legal efforts.

"At Ruben Law Firm, we agree with the tips suggested in this Huffington Post article," comments Stephen B. Ruben, managing partner. "But we also recommend that clients turn to qualified, seasoned legal professionals to see them through their divorce. There is a multitude of issues that can arise during divorce proceedings, and a highly trained and experienced legal professional can assist clients with avoiding these problems."


Ruben Law Firm San Francisco provides clients with legal services that assist them in addressing a wide range of issues within the realm of family law. Stephen B. Ruben, managing partner, has offered his services to clients for over 30 years. As a Certified Family Law Specialist and a Certified Family Law Mediator, he has been able to create a team of legal representatives that understands the needs of its clients. The experience of the team at Ruben Law Firm San Francisco allows it to offer litigation, collaborative support, and mediation to clients while providing an extremely high degree of customer service. Ruben Law Firm San Francisco serves the Bay Area community and is located in the center of San Francisco, California.

Source: Marketwire

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