About Domestic Relations
This area of law is also commonly referred to as family law. It encompasses a broad segment of civil law and litigation. In fact, this single category of civil law has historically accounted for nearly one-half of civil cases.
The U.S. Census Bureau’s statistical data clearly demonstrates a countervailing trend: marriage is at an all-time low. This, along with other trends, may mark a fundamental shift in what is viewed to constitute the 21st century family unit:
These trends will impact the way the law will develop, the needs of legal services, and how such are accessed, utilized and delivered. How remains an unknown variable.
Complexity of Family Issues
What is certain is that even a routine divorce of a couple with children is a complex legal transaction. In fact, without reaching more sophisticated issues, the following (substantial) steps are generally considered and normally undertaken in all such cases:
Need for a Skilled and Trusted Advocate
Each of these steps to resolution of the case by agreement (a contract) or trial has the potential for a long-term impact on resolving the case or presenting a proper case at trial. All skilled advocates understand the legal gains to be made for his or her client are in the consideration and execution of these steps.
A domestic litigant needs a skilled and trusted legal advocate who possesses compassion, financial acumen, deft negotiation ability, and is trial tested. This is the skill-set that Ciyou & Dixon, P.C.’s attorneys possess. The domestic-relations practice is a legal area in which Ciyou & Dixon, P.C. advises clients on a daily basis.
Working in tandem with the client, the attorneys at Ciyou & Dixon, P.C. help precisely identify his or her domestic objectives and the means to implement to reach the desired result. Thereafter, the Firm systematically engages the legal process to reach resolution. Be certain of your counsel.
Legal Service Areas
Ciyou & Dixon, P.C. provides a comprehensive array of legal services to family-law clients. Many of these legal services include the following:
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