“1. You’ll pay more than the advertised rate — way more.”
This article reads –and you should read it in its entirety– as fairly anti-divorce lawyer. Nevertheless, sometimes it is entirely appropriate for each spouse to have his or her own attorney.
Many times, however, an alternative to divorce litigation, such as voluntary divorce mediation, can be a much more cost effective and less stressful way to go. While every couple will determine what is best for them, it is important to know that there are options, and what options are available.
SmartMoney article is here: http://sm.wsj.com/KqB28y