Throughout your divorce, things become more and more tense between the two parties. Sometimes it can be hard to have an entire conversation without a fight arising. Your divorce lawyer can stand in on conversations and mediate the situation. They serve as an impartial party, and will try to solve the problem based on the logical aspects of the conversation. When you're involved in the conversation, it's easy for both parties to get carried away in their feelings. Your lawyer will separate the emotions from the important facts of your case.
While you can't exactly call up your spouse's attorney to talk about the case, your attorney can. Your divorce lawyer can visit with your spouse's lawyer in order to find better terms to settle on with the divorce. Your attorney can serve as an emotional shield. If you talk to the lawyer yourself, it's easy to get upset. Your lawyer will be able to negotiate calmly in hopes of getting you the best settlement possible.
Child Custody Battles
Your divorce lawyer can help you sort out any problems involved with child custody. During a divorce where children are involved, both parents often have different opinions toward what would be best for the child. This can lead you down a long road of custody battles and court hearings. Your divorce lawyer can help you through this process. They will keep your child's best interest at heart without getting emotionally involved to the case.